MOUNTAINSIDE — The spirit of giving seems to grow during the holiday season, and many donations are made to charitable causes at this special time of year.
SAYREVILLE—A husband and wife from Spotswood died on Dec. 17 while they were being treated for injuries they suffered during a two-vehicle crash in Sayreville on Nov. 27, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Sayreville Police Chief Edward Szkodny announced last week.
I recently saw a wonderful documentary on singer/songwriter Sting, where he discussed his thoughts on going into the studio to make a ‘Christmas’ album.
EDISON—Middlesex County College is now authorized to offer a course, “Introduction to Solar Electric Systems,” which is recognized by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP).
EDISON—On Tuesday, Dec. 15, second graders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison hosted a dinosaur museum, impressing family and faculty members with intriguing facts, artwork and research.
RAHWAY—Students from the third grade Gifted and Talented program at Roosevelt School in Rahway recently attended the Edith Mayner Brain Bowl 2009.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Actress Brittany Murphy, who grew up in Edison, unexpectedly died this weekend at the age of 32.
TRENTON – New Jersey Lottery games will not hold drawings on Christmas, officials announced Friday.
FLORHAM PARK—AAA is projecting 87.7 million Americans will be traveling 50 miles or more away from home during the year-end holidays.
PORT READING – The annual Christmas Friendship Dinner at St. Anthony of Padua Church in Port Reading will again serve neighbors and friends a free holiday dinner from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Christmas Day.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy and the Benedictine Academy Parents Association will host the “Dr. Rosemarie Battaglia Christmas Basketball Tournament” on Dec. 26, 27, 28 and 29. Basketball teams from Benedictine Academy and seven other New Jersey high schools will compete for the championship.
SAYREVILLE – This Dec. 24, the less fortunate members of the community will have a place to have a warm meal.
EDISON—Instead of waiting weeks to get a permit to put on a new roof, the township process has been redesigned to allow for over-the-counter approval.