SOUTH AMBOY-In December 1950, Police Chief David Quinlin had cops present for special protection at the sleigh riding streets in the city. They were stationed at South Feltus Street, Stockton Street, Center Street and Conover Street.
Blood Drive • Jan. 2 from 9 a.m. –3 p.m. – Woodbridge Elks, 665 Rahway Rd., Woodbridge, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566
NEW BRUNSWICK — New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of the New York Blood Center (NYBC) calls all negative blood types to donate at the New Brunswick donor room at 167 New Street on Sunday, Jan. 2 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. All donors will receive unique “positively negative” T-shirts after donating.
(SPM Wire) Is obesity contagious? Can you catch it from your friends? And if you have skinny friends, can this help you lose weight?
LIVINGSTON – Walking through the park after a snowfall, ice skating, sledding or skiing are just a few of the activities many people enjoy participating in during the winter months. But as fun as these activities can be, they can also be very dangerous.
Dear EarthTalk: Can you explain what “fracking” is with regard to natural gas exploration and why it is controversial? — Jonas Kern, Bellevue, WA
RAHWAY — On Monday, Dec. 13, Rutgers Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Rice, along with some of his coaches and players, visited Rahway Middle School.
CRANFORD – On Dec. 6, Union County College hired David G. Brown, II to serve as the Project Manager of its new Green Workforce Service Program which is a part of the college’s Industry-Business Institute.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In 2011, personal exemptions and standard deductions will rise and tax brackets will widen due to inflation, the Internal Revenue Service announced.