Artsy without being too schmartsy, director Anton Corbijn’s “The American” should please those viewers who don’t mind their movies veering off the main line from time to time.
UNION — Red Reyne will perform at Salem Roadhouse Cafe, 829 Salem Road, Union, on Saturday, Sept. 11 following an opening performance by Summer Rae McLaughlan.
RAHWAY — On Monday, Sept. 13 at 6:30 p.m., F. Alexander Shipley will discuss a famous case 19th century murder case at the Rahway Public Library.
LINDEN — The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services offers free senior citizen craft classes, beginning on Monday, Sept. 13.
NEW BRUNSWICK-The Europa Theater, Opera House, was at 196 Somerset St., RKO International; 41 Albany St. and RKO Rivoli Theatre; 416 George St. It was also known as the B.F. Keith Theatre. The Strand Theater was at 123 Albany St. It was originally a church in 1840.
STATE–The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management is using National Emergency Preparedness Month to re-present NJ Alert, the state’s mass text and email emergency notification system.
It was a weird kind of quiet. The kids were back at school after a long summer, and we both had the morning off. After the last bus pulled away we were faced with an almost otherworldly quiet; even the pets seemed to know it was an unusual morning and called a truce to their usual sleep-fueled quest for world domination.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS — The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra is expanding its opportunities for the musically inclined this 2010-2011 season.
NORTH BRUNSWICK — The North Brunswick American Legion Post 459 will hold a spaghetti dinner on Sunday, Sept. 12, from 3 to 8 p.m.