MILLBURN – The Paper Mill Playhouse will feature four musicals and one play during its 2011-2012 season, beginning with the premiere of a new Disney stage musical, “Newsies.” The show, featuring music by Academy Award®-winning composer Alan Menken and a new book by Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein, will debut Sept. 15.
RAHWAY—Registration is open now for spring art workshops at Arts Guild New Jersey. These intensive one-day classes for adults offer opportunities for individuals to learn about a new medium or art form.
ROSELLE – Mayor Garrett Smith will host a town hall meeting on Monday night at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at Borough Hall, 210 Chestnut Street.
PERTH AMBOY-After my Oct. 22, 2010 column with the mention of the Prudence Lodge #204, I received the following email from Jeffrey Zaffron:
Dear EarthTalk: In his recent State of the Union Address, President Obama called for a million electric vehicles on American roads by 2015. How likely is it that we’ll attain that goal? — Jerry Mitlitski, Salem, OR
CLARK – Township residents can get their blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol levels screened for free on Thursday, March 3, Clark Health Officer Nancy Raymond announced.
TRENTON – Legislation intended to help New Jersey’s horse racing industry was approved Thursday by the Assembly.
ASBURY PARK – The Green Party of Monmouth County and the Green Party of New Jersey (GPNJ) will host a conference addressing healthcare and labor issues on Sunday, Feb. 27 from 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. at the Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel, 1401 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park.
How did our grandparents and parents know? How did most of us know? I’m talking about that time when we first realized that we were independent. Most middle aged adults I know were expected to walk themselves through a maze of daily responsibility and decision making until one day they reached the goal that is commonly referred to as adulthood.