NEWARK—Every year, more than 4.7 million Americans are bitten by dogs, and more than half of all victims are younger than age 14. Almost one in five of those who are bitten require medical attention for related injuries. Even the cuddliest puppy can bite if provoked, and most people are bitten by their own dog or one they know.
TRENTON – The Assembly Regulatory Oversight and Gaming Committee will hold a Thursday hearing to discuss the prospect of bringing casino gaming to the Meadowlands.
UNION COUNTY – United Way of Greater Union County’s (UWGUC) Golf Classic will be hosted on Monday, Aug. 6, at Canoe Brook Country Club in Summit, one of the county’s premiere private golf clubs. The premier 18-hole course has played host to the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifiers, the British Open International Final Qualifying America and the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, to name a few.
ASBURY PARK – For many kids, back-to-school season is an exciting time filled with shopping for new clothing, notebooks, backpacks and more. Unfortunately, many families don’t have the funds to buy new clothes or school supplies.
RAHWAY — “The Golf Committee will be returning to Echo Lake Country Club in Westfield for a great day of golf for our 29th Annual Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 24,” said Kevin Headd, golf classic co-chair, adding that the committee is privileged to have Anton Tansil, vice president, Prudential Retirement serving as this year’s honorary golf chairman. Prudential Retirement is also the 2012 Title Sponsor.