Cancer Center Offers Oral Chemotherapy

ELIZABETH—The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) projects that 25 percent of oncology drugs will be in oral form by 2013. The benefits, risks and efficient management of increasingly available oral chemotherapy for a variety of cancers are currently being evaluated at the Trinitas Comprehensive Cancer Center in Elizabeth.

Woodbridge Teen Wins Film Award

WOODBRIDGE – Morissa Schwartz won first place for the 14-16 year old Teen Video Fest & Film Contest. Her documentary, “Where I Come From – Woodbridge, New Jersey,” reflects that she is a sixth generation resident.

Softball Fundraiser

LINDEN – The Rahway Center Partnership, along with Lafayette Lodge #27, will host softball legends the King and His Court on Thursday, Sept. 24 at Linden’s Memorial Field on Lower Road.

Community Responds To Food Bank’s Appeal

MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The county’s food distribution program, which serves more than 70 food pantries and soup kitchens, recently made an urgent appeal to county residents and businesses asking them to organize food drives to meet the increased summer food demand. And the response has been immediate and effective.

Buried History

LINDEN – The Linden Library Board of Trustees are placing a time capsule in the new library, which is currently under construction. In 50 years, the capsule will be opened.