Remembering The Past: Elizabeth’s Recreation Pier

Memories from a reader named Bill: “I happened upon your brief memories from William Frolich about Elizabeth’s Recreation Pier. I remember it from the early 1950s when my Dad took me fishing on the ‘Buddy’, a party boat owned and run by Capt. Fred Mullens (sp?).

Craig Ferguson To Perform At State Theatre

NEW BRUNSWICK—AM Productions and State Theatre present comedian Craig Ferguson, host of The Late, Late Show on Thursday, Oct. 21, at 8pm. Ferguson’s sharp, witty and unmistakable brand of humor has earned him worldwide recognition and success across a broad variety of media and among critics and audiences alike. Tickets range from $28-98.

Pollution Prevention Starts At Home

TRENTON – One of the best ways to protect the environment is to stop creating pollution in the first place, a concept many industries have been using for years. You can apply the same principle at home to make your living environment much healthier.

CONTACT We Care 35th Anniversary Gala to Honor Celebrity Stars

WESTFIELD — CONTACT We Care, the award-winning caring and crisis hotline serving the entire state of New Jersey, will celebrate 35 years of soothing souls and saving lives at its 35th Anniversary Gala on Thursday, Nov. 11 at Shackamaxon Golf & Country Club in Scotch Plains.

PRAHD Is Planning Annual Gala

PERTH AMBOY — In continuing with the tradition of recognizing and honoring community members who have helped in the growth and development of the community, the Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc. (PRAHD) is holding its 24th Annual Roberto Clemente Gala.