NEWARK — The Newark Public Library will commemorate Black History Month 2011 with two exhibits, a teach-in and performances that celebrate the exuberance, grace and innovation of black dance, from its origins in African villages to its incorporation into mass culture and Broadway musicals.
Singles • Jan. 29 at 8 p.m. – Steppin’ Out Singles will hold a singles dance at the Crowne Plaza Clark, 36 Valley Rd. Ages 40+ No jeans/sneakers/t-shirts Admission: $17 Info:1-732-656-1801
Ivan Reitman’s “No Strings Attached” is a perfect example of that imperfect film for which I guiltily trot out my fainthearted apologia: “You can enjoy a movie while still fully aware that it isn’t very good cinema.”
SOUTH AMBOY-These memories are from former Morgan resident Chuck Muth: “The now gone Daylight Bakery was owned by the Mieso family in the 1960s. I went to Sacred Heart with Joanne Mieso. I remember the whipped cream chocolate cakes they made. My Mom would always buy one and bring it home. They were great!”
LINDEN – Benjamin Sheedy is the new president and chief executive officer of the Linden Emergency Medical Service.
MANALAPAN — Rutgers Cooperative Extension presents the 2011 Central Jersey Turf & Ornamental Institute, on Tuesday, March 8 at the Battleground Country Club, Millhurst Rd., Manalapan, New Jersey.
PLAINFIELD — Members of the Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a father and son in connection with the Jan. 17 stabbing death of a Plainfield man, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
ELIZABETH — A Middlesex County man was convicted yesterday of sexual assault against a minor, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
ELIZABETH — The United States Marshals Service arrested an Elizabeth man in Houston, Texas on Wednesday afternoon who is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.