METUCHEN – For some, a weekend away can mean a lifetime of change. The Diocese of Metuchen is partnering with the Diocese of Trenton to offer a beginning experience program designed to help widowed, separated and divorced persons make a new beginning in life through a powerful, intense and positive experience of hope and peace.
CLARK – Mother Seton Regional High School will hold an informal open house on Wednesday evening, Sept. 29, from 7:30-9:30 p.m. for all fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls and their parents.
WESTFIELD — The Community Players of Westfield opens its 76th season with the comedy Abie’s Irish Rose. Jewish “Abie” Levy brings home his Irish bride Rosemary Murphy, whom he met in France during the war.
ELIZABETH — Bridgeway has scheduled its tenth annual Walk for Independence to take place on Saturday, Oct. 16, according to Danielle Menture, president of the board of trustees.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Raritan Bay Medical Center has announced a number of community events in October.
PERTH AMBOY – Next year, back-to-school shopping will be a simpler experience for parents of Perth Amboy High School students.
ELIZABETH — Marine Corps Pfc. Carlos A. Rodriguez, son of Sonia Montaner of Bayonne and Manule Rodriguez of Elizabeth, recently completed the Marine Aviation Maintenance Administration Course.
American taxpayers bailed out the banks. They bailed out auto manufacturers. But at least they were our banks and automakers. Now, taxpayers are once again being asked to lend a hand. This time it’s to subsidize multi-billion-dollar foreign companies with names like Toshiba, Hitachi and Areva.
TRENTON – A senior engineer for the New Jersey Department of Transportation (DOT) and an alleged accomplice were arrested on charges that they solicited a railroad company to fraudulently inflate the cost of a state-funded railroad repair project by approximately $700,000 and pay them $325,000 in bribes, state officials announced today.