NEW YORK, N.Y.—Four local residents graduated from the LIM – The College for the Business of Fashion at the college’s 70th annual commencement on May 22. [smartads] They are: • Julie Roderick of Colonia, who graduated with a Bachelor of…
In Johannesburg, South Africa, either now or in the not too distant future, it has been twenty years since an alien mother ship discharged its travelers and then unexplainably perched, seemingly immobile, several hundred feet above Earth. In the interim, its marooned souls have been welcomed by being put in a holding camp called “District 9.”
LINDEN—Employees from ConocoPhillips Bayway Refinery and Infineum USA L.P. in Linden joined together at Linden Lanes for a fundraiser that engaged employees and company leadership in raising money to fund Junior Achievement’s educational programs.
LINDEN—The 2009 Linden Recreation Fall Soccer League is open to city girls and boys ages 6-10. The Minor Division is for girls and boys ages 6 – 7. The Junior Boy’s Division is open to boys ages 8 – 10…
FORDS – A Keyport man was shot to death inside the Ryan Street apartment of his sister, who was also critically injured in the shooting, authorities announced yesterday.
LINDEN—Officers cited 225 drivers on Linden roads for lead-foot actions last month, according to police.
LINDEN—Linden residents 50 or older may register for a senior citizen identification card on Tuesday, Sept. 1, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series continues this week with performances in four county parks.
UNION — Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will host the Darwin Victorian Luncheon, featuring a lecture and book signing with special guest Weslie Janeway, co-author of “Mrs. Charles Darwin’s Recipe Book Revived and Illustrated,” on Saturday, Sept. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. Cost is $80 per person, formal attire suggested. Reservations are required. Seating is limited.
CRANFORD—A representative of SCORE will provide a free seminar, “Starting and Managing Your Own Business,” at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, Cranford, on Thursday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – Mayor John E. McCormac announced Tuesday that “Greenable Woodbridge” will continue its series of seminars and workshops with a “hands-on” program designed to unlock the secrets of green home repair and remodeling.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Have you ever been curious about Reiki, the Japanese use of touch to promote relaxation and healing? You can learn about Reiki in a free program at the RWJ Fitness & Wellness Center, 2120 Lamberts Mill Road, Scotch Plains.
Hide your soul. No identity is safe. Not as long as Meryl Streep plies her chameleon charms. Body-snatching gourmet legend Julia Child’s very essence in “Julie & Julia,” she endows Nora Ephron’s exercise in comparative destines with its key ingredient. If imitation is in fact the greatest form of flattery, then there could be no finer homage.