December Memories From Around The Area

By Diane Norek Harrison PERTH AMBOY-This is from material given to me for my column: On Dec. 15, 1978, Holy Spirit School held their Christmas Program. Here are the songs sang with teachers names: Grade 1- Melody of Christmas Songs-Poem,…

Storyteller Celebrates Chanukah at Clark Temple

CLARK—Professional storyteller Rivka Willick will perform Chanukah stories for adults at the Dec. 15 meeting of the sisterhood of Temple Beth O’r/Beth Torah in Clark. A short business meeting will precede the program, which starts at 8:30 p.m. Willick creates…

Church Plans Christmas Friendship Dinner

PORT READING – The annual Christmas Friendship Dinner at St. Anthony of Padua Church in Port Reading will again serve neighbors and friends a full holiday dinner from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Christmas Day. Since 1992, the Christmas Friendship…

IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Donations

MOUNTAINSIDE— Individuals and businesses making contributions to charity should keep in mind several important tax law provisions that have taken effect in recent years. One provision offers older owners of individual retirement arrangements (IRAs) a different way to give to…

Give Your Computer a Great Christmas Gift

C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S Formula Has Your Computer Humming With Joy, Says NJ Computer Expert MARLTON—With the holiday season bursting around us, you won’t forget family and friends when buying gifts. But what about your computer, that neglected best buddy that serves and…

Celebrate The Holidays In Roselle

ROSELLE – The borough will host its annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Borough Hall, 210 Chestnut Street. Santa Claus will take some time out of his busy toy-making schedule to make…