UNION— Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will host several activities for children and visitors of all ages in August.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Teams are being formed for the Middlesex County Parks and Recreation Department’s Fall Slo-Pitch Softball Leagues. Men’s Single and Double-Header and Women’s Sunday Morning leagues begin play in late August and September.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival 2009 concert series continues on Wednesday evening, Aug. 5, with music by Parrotbeach. This free concert of Jimmy Buffett-inspired music at Oak Ridge Park begins at 7:30 p.m.
WESTFIELD—Toastmasters of Westfield, the area’s premier public speaking club, is pleased to announce a new slate of officers for the club’s 2009-2010 year, as well as their special “Kids Night” meeting Aug. 6.
July 14 at 2:36 a.m. – In the vicinity of the Garden State Parkway southbound, Officer Antonio Manata arrested Newark resident Rasheen McCray, 33, for possession of CDS.
LINDEN—Viviana Martinez, age 5, gets ready to bowl during a trip to Linden Lanes by Al Kalla Day Camp sponsored by the Linden Department of Public Property and Community Services.
A diet rich in vegetables, fruits, whole-grain and high-fiber foods, fish, lean protein and fat-free or low-fat dairy products is the key to maintaining a heart-healthy diet. The summer is an opportune time to take advantage of fresh produce and begin incorporating fruits and vegetables in meals, snacks and even desserts.
“Health Care should be a right for all people, not a privilege for those who can afford it.” — Ray Stever
STATE—New Jersey’s unemployment rate reached its highest level in 32 years in June, but Corzine administration officials are trying to put a positive spin on the grim economic situation.