Overheard at the mall this weekend: “I want new Uggs for Christmas, Mom, and not those knock-off ones because they’re not good. I could also use a new Coach bag and, oh yeah, a navy blue cashmere sweater. And you could tell Aunt Janice she could get me a gift certificate to Sephora. Okay?”
HACKENSACK – EarthCam, a webcam network headquartered in Hackensack, announced its 12th annual list of the world’s “25 Most Interesting Webcams.”
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Zombie Santa may be arriving in your mailbox this Christmas, thanks to lifelong zombie aficionado Ben Tripp.
TRENTON – Legislation to permit the development of solar and photovoltaic energy facilities on closed landfills and quarries was advanced Thursday by an Assembly panel.
CLARK – This weekend, get your Christmas gifts wrapped and meet some dogs that are up for adoption at Barnes & Noble in Clark.
FLORHAM PARK–With the national average price for a gallon of regular gas nearly $3 a gallon, many drivers are saying “bah humbug” at the gas pump this holiday season.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Township Animal Shelter & Pet Adoption Center will celebrate its third anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 18, with a holiday open house from noon to 4 p.m.
PERTH AMBOY-In December 1954, R & S Auto Store sold Tinker Toys for 88 cents, 3 speed bikes for $34.95, a rocking horse cost $5.54 and an 8 light Christmas tree bulb set sold for 49 cents.
MILLBURN – What better way is there for New Jersey teens to shout down drugs than by using one of the most effective entertainment mediums?