STATE – Utilities are still working to restore service to customers who are without power because of Hurricane Irene. As of 4 a.m. this morning, less than 4,400 PSE&G customers were still affected.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Internal Revenue Service announced it is granting taxpayers whose preparers were affected by Hurricane Irene until Sept. 22 to file returns normally due Sept. 15.
This is the week that I might reflect a little on the plight of the American worker. After all, it is Labor Day weekend and what topic could be hotter in this country right now than jobs and work except for the lack of jobs and work.
NEWARK – The New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark has added a number of new shows to its 2011-12 season lineup.
Blood Drive • Sept. 2 from 2 – 8 p.m. – Woodbridge Community Center, 600 Main St., Woodbridge, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.
PERTH AMBOY – The second annual Taste of Perth Amboy, hosted by the Friends of the Perth Amboy Free Public Library, will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 6-8:30 p.m. in the auditorium of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church on Wisteria Street and Sadowski Parkway.