UTICA, New York – One-half of likely voters say they do not plan to vote for President Barack Obama in 2012, compared to 40% who say they expect to support him.
STATE – Republicans took control of the House of Representatives in yesterday’s mid-term elections, but Democrats will likely hang on to the Senate.
TRENTON – Nobody matched all five numbers plus the Red Power Ball in Saturday’s drawing, so Saturday’s Powerball jackpot could be worth up to $104 million to the winner.
WAYNE – The Kean University men’s soccer team advances to the New Jersey Athletic Conference Championship Game, as they move past #2 William Paterson University by way of penalty kicks in the NJAC semifinals at Pioneers Soccer Park on Wednesday evening.
LIVINGSTON — Currently, 24 million children and adults in the United States live with diabetes. Of these, nearly 6 million do not know they have the disease and it is estimated that another 57 million adults have pre-diabetes.
NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre presents the BBC Concert Orchestra with Conductor Keith Lockhart on Sunday, Nov. 7, at 4 p.m.
CRANFORD— Dr. William Gillette, professor of history at Rutgers University, will present a lecture entitled “The Role of New Jersey Just Before the Civil War” on Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
LINDEN – The Kiwanis Club of Linden will be holding their annual pancake breakfast on Saturday, Nov. 13, from 8 a.m. until noon, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, located at 400 Helen Street in Linden.
NEWARK—Pianist Yefim Bronfman has withdrawn from his engagements with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra for its program of Brahms’ First Piano Concerto this weekend for medical reasons.