Spring Soccer League Champs

LINDEN – The Department of Public Property and Community Services Spring Soccer League recently concluded the 2009 season. The Hawks beat the Chargers 3-1 in the Minor Division Championship Game.

Local Company Continues To Give Despite Economy

AVENEL—Amongst the corporate bailouts happening across the nation one Avenel-based company has continued to not only give back to those living locally but be the driving force behind many of the programs and services offered to those affected by multiple sclerosis.

PAAD And Senior Gold Participants To Receive Letter Outlining Benefit Changes

STATE—The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services today began mailing PAAD and Senior Gold participants a letter describing prescription benefit changes that will take effect Aug. 1, Health and Senior Services Commissioner Heather Howard announced.

“Public Enemies” — 2 & ½ popcorns

Stylish as Johnny Depp’s portrayal is in director Michael Mann’s “Public Enemies,” it appears the splendid thespian is a bit late to the party. Short of reinventing the antihero, his performance, like Dillinger himself, was doomed. Just as our idea of the hero changes, so does its counterculture variant. This bad boy is strictly old fedora.

Orthopedic Surgeon Talks About Nonsurgical Treatment for Arthritic Hips and Knees

SPOTSWOOD—Dr. Manuel T. Banzon, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute, (AOSMI) of Freehold and Monroe Township, is presenting a free, educational seminar “Nonsurgical Treatment for Knee and Hip Arthritis” at The Spotswood Senior Center, 1 Arlington Avenue, on July 23, at 3 p.m.