Over 1000 Users Register For Talking Book & Braille Center’s BARD Service In 6 Months

TRENTON — The New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center’s (TBBC) Braille and Audio Reading Download service (BARD) for the blind and physically handicapped registered over 1,000 users just six months after assuming the administration of the program in NJ from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS), Library of Congress.

Woodbridge YMCA Offers Free Community Access Week

WOODBRIDGE — During the week of Oct. 23 to Oct. 30, the Woodbridge YMCA will offer free access to the facility. In addition to the variety of free programs that you can choose to participate in during this free access week, the YMCA will be providing free babysitting from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

New Laundromat, Bank Branch To Open In Elizabeth

ELIZABETH — 866 Bayway Circle, L.L.C., recently closed a $2.2 million loan with Capital One Bank that was supplemented by a $700,000 loan from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) under the state’s Main Street Business Assistance Program.