PERTH AMBOY – Tonight is the second annual Taste of Perth Amboy, hosted by the Friends of the Perth Amboy Free Public Library, from 6-8:30 p.m. in the auditorium of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church on Wisteria Street and Sadowski Parkway.
HIGHLAND PARK — Main Street Highland Park, the downtown Highland Park Farmers’ Market and the Pulte Group are sponsoring the second annual Restaurant Week in the borough.
TRENTON — The state’s Department of Environmental Protection is advising residents and outdoor enthusiasts in North Jersey, especially in areas regularly frequented by black bears, to strictly adhere to guidelines for eliminating or securing potential black bear food sources during the fall period when bears feed extensively to build fat layers for hibernation.
SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA is calling all local teens to come be a part of their Teen Leaders Club. The club is for boys and girls in 7th-12th grade in the South Amboy and Sayreville communities.
RAHWAY — On Friday morning, you could feel the summer air beginning to transform itself into a crisp autumn breeze. Students from Mrs. Lopez’s third grade class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway stepped outside their classroom and transformed themselves into a human bar graph.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The county’s flu immunization clinics are underway and will continue through Oct. 7. Flu immunizations will be provided to Middlesex County residents 6 months of age and over, no appointment is necessary. For locations and dates, visit http://www.co.middlesex.nj.us/publichealth/flu-clinics.asp