“Bowl For Hunger” Event Raises An Estimated $12,000

WOODBRIDGE — Assemblyman Craig J. Coughlin, the Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation and the Middlesex Water Company announced that the first “Bowl for Hunger” on Sunday, Oct. 3 raised an estimated $12,000 with the donations still being totaled. The money will be distributed amongst the 19th Legislative District’s 29 food banks.

Pink Picnic In Edison Raises Breast Cancer Awareness

EDISON — With October marking National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, BJ’s Wholesale Club in Edison and The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ) are asking the community to “think pink” at its “Pink Picnic” on Wednesday, Oct. 6 from noon to 1 p.m. at the BJ’s on 1000 US Highway 1.