SOUTH AMBOY– Dozens of residents plus city and county officials attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony outside the Robert Noble Manor Thursday, Oct. 21, held to mark the opening of the city’s third senior housing complex.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Individuals are being sought for the Middlesex County Conservation Corps, whose mission is to protect and preserve natural areas from misuse, polluters and the forces of nature at the more than 7,000 acres of open space owned and maintained by Middlesex County.
LINDEN–Jeff Baron, an award-winning playwright and screenwriter, grew up in Linden. He went on to write for television, film and theatre, working on The Tracey Ullman Show, Sisters, A Year in the Life, and Nickelodeon.
CRANFORD—The Cranford Public Library, in partnership with the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, will host a screening and discussion of Revolution ’67 on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
SOUTH AMBOY-In 1913, Wisconsin Creamery was at 235 Broadway. “We are doing more to reduce the high cost of living than any concern in America. Strictly fresh laid eggs in cartons and easy to carry home. Economical housewives cannot afford to pass us by.”
STATE — The New Jersey Building Trades Council protested Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to kill the largest transportation project in the nation and with it, thousands of badly needed construction jobs.
Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance voted to continue this country’s shameful practice of denying medical treatment to impoverished people.
I read the Constitution and understand it. I like progressive Democrats who stand for shared prosperity, opportunity, liberty, equality and justice. Mediocre Dems can be defeated in primaries but tea baggers are not able to solve problems because government is part of the solution — and they don’t get it.
Republican Congressional candidates have been vocal in calling for a return to American ideals while promising tax cuts and an end of big government.