Senior Citizen I.D. Card Program—Linden residents 50 and older may register for a senior identification card on Tuesday, Jan. 5, at the Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Union Catholic High School Health Club, moderated by school nurse, JoAnn Ball, hosted a blood drive on Dec. 15 in conjunction with New Jersey Blood Services.
MILLTOWN—The Women’s Center at Jewish Family and Vocational Service of Middlesex County will hold a Job Readiness Series beginning in January. This intensive twelve week mini series will cover job search related issues including skills, skill identification, transferable skills, interviewing, cover letters, thank you letters and more.
Most of us view the Jersey Shore as a place for a summer vacation or a day at the beach. But to Derickson W. Bennett, the coast was much more: a complex ecosystem, a habitat for wildlife, and a way of life. Our coast lost what may have been its greatest advocate when Dery passed away on Dec. 15 at the age of 79.
CARTERET– The knitting club at the Carteret Public Library recently presented two hand-made afghans to Olivia Vargas, a young girl born with Treacher Collins Syndrome.
PERTH AMBOY-Here is an email I received from Nancy Ridge after my Nov. 6, 2009 Veterans Day column:
“Diane, I have been meaning to write for a while now to tell you how much I look forward to and enjoy your column. Thank you for taking the time to do this, I am sure you bring joy to many, many people.
BY JEFF TITTEL COMMENTARY While most people are preparing for the holiday season, the builders in New Jersey are busy trying to undermine the protection of our water supplies. Jeff Tittel Two bills that will be up for a vote…
RAHWAY – The City of Rahway is looking to become a more environmentally sustainable community and seeks public input to help reach that goal.
The Middlesex County College wrestling team took on Yeshiva University December 17 and came out victorious, with a final score of 29-9.