Hurtling above the chocolate box rooftops of Victorian England courtesy of “A Christmas Carol’s” director, Robert Zemeckis, author Charles Dickens and a host of 3D techno-elves, it occurs to us: While we’ve witnessed Mr. Scrooge’s trial at the hands of three ghosts in various forms, it’s the first time we’ve actually flown along with him.
WESTFIELD—The planning committee for Westfield Community player’s 75th Anniversary celebration soiree is busy at work for the Saturday, Nov. 21, event from 8 to 11 p.m. in the theater at 1000 North Avenue West, Westfield.
EDISON—Members of Kathy Merklinger’s third grade class and Ellen Colandrea’s fourth grade class at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison collected a total of $271 this Halloween by trick-or-treating for UNICEF.
CLARK – Recently, 5th grade students from F.K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark were treated to a trip to space. A representative from the Morris Museum sent the kids to outer space using an inflatable galaxy.
ROSELLE – The Roselle Urban Enterprise Zone Clean Team is taking its mission to beautify Roselle a step further thanks to a new commercial property maintenance effort.
CLARK—Aggressive drivers – drivers who tailgate, cut others off, run red lights, honk their horns, yell or make obscene gestures – are a danger to themselves and others.
According to a new study released by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), researchers found mercury in every single fish they tested from 500 lakes and reservoirs across the country.
RAHWAY — The Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum Association will host Children’s Ghost Night at the Tavern on Saturday, Nov. 21, beginning at 6:30 p.m.
ELIZABETH—To help students at the nation’s largest high school, the 5,000-student Elizabeth High School, get their diplomas, Elizabethtown Gas of Berkeley Heights created a mentoring and internship program there five years ago.