ELIZABETH—The first gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy) surgery using next-generation Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) technique was recently performed by Dr. Joao A. Lopes, a surgeon at Trinitas Regional Medical Center.
RAHWAY— The Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum Association will present a unique opportunity to hear the beautiful sounds produced by an authentic Regina Music box on Saturday, Nov. 14.
LINDEN—Mayor Richard J. Gerbounka of Linden proclaimed North Wood Avenue “Pulaski Avenue” for the week of Oct. 4, in commemoration of General Casimir Pulaski, Revolutionary War hero.
RAHWAY—Madison Elementary School in Rahway is celebrating Drug Free Week with different activities planned for the week.
EDISON—Patrick Madama, an administrator with a 33-year distinguished career in higher education, was appointed executive director of marketing and college relations at Middlesex County College. Madama comes to Middlesex with a notable background, most recently with the City University of…
CRANFORD–The Cranford Public Library will host a program, “Green Currency: Practical Ways to Measure & Improve Our Impact on the Global Climate,” on Thursday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
WESTFIELD—In anticipation of the hustle and bustle of the holiday shopping season, Learning Express of Westfield is giving local parents the inside scoop on toys that will provide kids with more than just fun this year.
UNION—Kean University is seeking budding environmentalists to participate in a sustainability essay contest.
UNION—Music icon and legendary trumpet player Herb Alpert and his wife, internationally renowned singer Lani Hall, will perform together Friday, Nov. 6, at 7:30 p.m. at Kean University’s Wilkins Theatre.