These days, everyone is taking a new look at their finances — and no one is looking more closely than the millions of baby boomers who are nearing retirement age.
CLARK—The Temple Beth O’r/Beth Torah Choir will perform at High Holiday services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur with a repertoire that mixes the traditional and the contemporary, including arrangements based on the music of Shlomo Carlebach, Leonard Cohen and Puccini.
STATE—September marks the sixth month of President Obama’s economic stimulus tax credit boosting American paychecks. While the credit put more money directly into people’s pockets, it may have some unintended consequences. Many may see a big tax bill come April 15, 2010.
WOODBRIDGE—Prodigal Foundation Inc. will host an all-you-can-eat Spaghetti Dinner on Friday, Oct. 23, from 4 to 8 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – The Trolley Trek – sponsored by the Middlesex County Cultural & Heritage Commission – will visit Woodbridge on Saturday, Sept. 12.
UNION—Concerned about the economy, taxes, health care, education and other critical issues facing New Jersey voters?
EDISON – Anuva Goel of Piscataway, a fourth grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, was chosen as one of the 12 student reporters to write and report for Weekly Reader (WR) News Senior Edition for the 2009-2010 school year.
EDISON—The Edison Senior Citizen Center, 2963 Woodbridge Avenue, will host a free educational seminar on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 6:30 p.m. designed to help homeowners tackle the daunting task of reducing clutter in their homes.
KEASBEY—The Middlesex County Division of Solid Waste Management scheduled a Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day on Saturday, Sept. 19 at the Woodbridge Public Works located at 225 Smith Street. The hours are 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.