5K and 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk

The South Amboy YMCA invites you to join them for a 5K and 1 mile family fun run/walk event on Saturday, November 22, 11:00 am at the Raritan Bay Waterfront Park in South Amboy. All proceeds from the run will support the…

Elizabeth Peña dead at age 55

Elizabeth Peña, the locally-born actress best known for her roles in Rush Hour and La Bamba, is dead at age 55, according to her nephew Mario-Francisco Robles, writer at the Latino Review, who announced that the beloved Hispanic actress died…

Whither (and Wither) the Democrats?

Open Letter to Democratic Candidates for the Senate: by John Zogby With just about ten days to go until the election of 2014, here is a riddle for you: If you are a Democratic candidate, why would you wait until…

New York City doctor has Ebola

A New York City doctor who returned from treating Ebola patients in Guinea recently, has tested positive for the disease. Dr. Craig Spencer, reportedly exhibiting symptoms that include fever and gastrointestinal problems, was transported to Bellevue Hospital in an ambulance staffed by…