I know, I know. We are all so done with winter already and by the calendar, we still have another six weeks to go. The icy roads, the potholes, the shoveling and the unending grayness of this time of the year have given even the best of us winter lovers, a bad case of the summertime blues.
RAHWAY-The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks was instituted June 26, 1907, in Union Hall, at Irving and Cherry streets, with 51 charters members.
NEW BRUNSWICK — In recognition of Black History Month, The New Street Gallery located at NJ Blood Services (NJBS) donor room is exhibiting the works of three African American artists. The community is invited to view the exhibit and donate blood during a time when the blood supply is critically low due to the recent snowstorms.
RAHWAY – Tickets go on sale at 11 a.m. this morning for Michael McDonald’s June 26 performance at the Union County Arts Center in Rahway.
Tramping upon the gym treadmill, my attention shanghaied by the crazy reality show on the poor excuse of a TV station, it came to me for whom Simon West’s “The Mechanic” was intended.
NEWARK — The Twelve Visions Party of New Jersey, the first political party running on the premise, “Make all the people rich, including the poor”, has scheduled its third State Convention for Saturday, March 19, at the Newark Symphony Hall in Newark.
Dear EarthTalk: I understand that the use of antibiotics in raising farm animals is threatening to make bacteria overall more resistant to antibiotics, which has serious life and death implications for people. Can you enlighten and advise what is being done about this? — Robert Gelb, Raleigh, NC
EDISON — In order to make cooking classes at Middlesex County College more accessible, prices have been discounted. Each class is now $25, and only $10 for students.
Blood Drive • Feb. 5 from 12:30 –6:30 p.m. and Feb. 6 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.– Jersey Gardens Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566