ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth, along with the Benedictine Academy Parents Association, will host the fifth annual “Dr. Rosemarie Battaglia Christmas Basketball Tournament” at the school, located at 840 North Broad Street in Elizabeth, on Dec. 27, 28, 29 and 30.
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library welcome back “doxita,” an annual collection of short documentary films from around the globe.
RAHWAY — In an effort to raise money so that the foundation can fund special teacher projects to benefit Rahway school children, the Rahway Foundation for Excellence in Education is working together with Barnes & Noble Booksellers by hosting a Bookfair at the Barnes & Noble located at 1180 Raritan Road in Clark.
NEWARK – Video Games Live: Bonus Round!, an immersive concert event featuring the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, returns to NJPAC’s Prudential Hall on Wednesday, Dec. 29 and Thursday Dec. 30 at 7:30 pm.
Today’s challenging economy is causing even the most financially secure consumers to be cost-conscious this holiday season. To help consumers avoid credit card debt and an empty wallet, The Provident Bank is offering some cash-saving tips.
It’s a good thing Cher and I aren’t best friends. I can just imagine our repartee at her Malibu home following the premiere of her newest star vehicle, “Burlesque,” written and directed by first time filmmaker Steve Antin.
Craft Fair • Dec. 4 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. – The Parents’ Guild of Mother Seton Regional High School, GSP Exit 135 in Clark, will sponsor their annual “Peppermint Boutique” Craft Fair. Over 100 crafters expected. Free admission.
NEW BRUNSWICK – UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is holding its annual toy drive through Dec. 13. New, unwrapped toys are being collected at the reception desk of the Clinical Academic Building, 125 Paterson Street, New Brunswick.
CARTERET – The borough will welcome the holiday season next weekend with a tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 10 and a holiday festival from 5-9 p.m. on Dec. 10 and 11 at Carteret Park.