SOMERDALE — As the hurricane season begins to unfold, knowing where to find disaster-related information is the best way for New Jersey residents to protect themselves, says Dean Ragone, a 25-year veteran of the disaster planning industry.
STATE — In an effort to join the battle against childhood cancer, Walgreens locations in northern New Jersey will host their first Alex’s Lemonade Stand Day on Saturday, Aug. 14, from noon – 4 p.m. The locations will compete to see who can raise the most money and draw the most attention to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF).
CRANBURY — All Star Pet Rescue will be at the L’Oreal Dog Day pre-registration event on Saturday, August 14 at L’Oreal’s Cranbury facility on 35 Broadway Road.
LAKEWOOD – Ty Kelly’s RBI double down the first base line in the eighth was the difference Thursday night, as the Delmarva Shorebirds beat the Lakewood BlueClaws 2-1 in the first of a five-game series.
EDISON — Paul Gilman of Old Bridge crafts his robot during Middlesex County College’s summer camp for kids. This program, called “Robots!, Robots!, Robots!,” allows the kids to build a working robot that they can take home.
WESTFIELD– Congressman Leonard Lance and representatives of the Robert Treat Deli held a news conference on Thursday in Westfield to discuss current economic policies that are hurting New Jersey’s small businesses.
CHICAGO, Ill. — Kaplan University celebrated the graduation of its summer 2010 class during a live ceremony on Aug. 7 in Chicago. Former U.S. Representative Harold Ford, Jr. served as the keynote speaker.
MONROE – Each year the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation/Foundation for Educational Administration funds fellowships for a number of New Jersey school principals. These were just some of this year’s winners, and the group who presented their outcomes at a special reception at FEA back in May.
RAHWAY — The city’s Police Department and residents recently celebrated National Night Out Against Crime.