EDISON — Middlesex County College will offer Instant Decision Day on Thursday, Jan. 6 at 6 p.m. The event will be held in the College Center on the Edison campus.
NEWARK — On Sunday, Jan. 16, the PTSA and Newark Public Schools will open the doors of Science Park High School in tribute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
CLARK – St. John the Apostle Food Pantry will distribute food at the Clark Recreation Center Cafeteria on the third Tuesday of each month between noon and 2 p.m.
UNION COUNTY – Overlook Hospital has announced several upcoming community health events for January. Unless noted otherwise, call 1-800-247-9580 to register for any of these programs. All programs are free unless otherwise indicated.
SOUTH AMBOY – Dowdell Public Library is collecting DVDs, Blu-Ray discs, CDs and video games during the months of January and February.
LINDEN — Do you have free time that you would like to donate to a worthy cause? Would you like to meet new friends?
METUCHEN – The Diocese of Metuchen will honor two pro-life advocates during its annual Respect Life Mass to be held Jan. 23 at noon at St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral, 32 Elm Avenue in Metuchen. The 2011 award recipients are Theresa Borkes and Susan Williamson.
You’ll probably hate me for bringing this up, but it’s time to begin planning for your 2011 taxes – or at least, about the tax implications of your retirement account contributions.
Putting off for a paragraph or so my customary, bombastic analogies and gratuitous citing of metaphors, note that the Coen brothers’ re-creation of “True Grit” is a rip-roaring, sure as shootin’ adventure yarn, by cracky! To borrow from “The Lone Ranger” intro, it stirringly invites you to “Return with us to those thrilling days of yesteryear.”