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Wed, April 24, 12:00 PM

The Cornelius Low House Museum, Piscataway

Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 04/24/2019 12:00pm 04/25/2019 4:00am America/New_York Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the 1950s

Mid-Century New Jersey – The Garden State in the 1950s is a dynamic, new exhibit.

The postwar boom led to an atom-powered future of gleaming appliances and fast cars!

The influence of 50’s culture is still going strong today, with many roots in New Jersey.

1225 River Road Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Thu, April 25, 8:00 AM

Wawa, Piscataway

Coffee with a Cop

Food & Drink Police & Fire

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2019 8:00am 04/25/2019 10:30am America/New_York Coffee with a Cop

Community - Cops - Coffee - Conversation....the Four C's

This program gives our residents an opportunity to grab a cup of coffee with some members of your Police Department. Voice your concerns, ask questions, or give us an opinion. No agenda or speeches, just conversation and build up the community, one cup at a time!! We will have some important crime prevention tips for you, as ...

555 New Durham Avenue Piscataway , NJ 08854
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Thu, April 25, 12:00 PM

The Cornelius Low House Museum, Piscataway

Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2019 12:00pm 04/26/2019 4:00am America/New_York Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the 1950s

Mid-Century New Jersey – The Garden State in the 1950s is a dynamic, new exhibit.

The postwar boom led to an atom-powered future of gleaming appliances and fast cars!

The influence of 50’s culture is still going strong today, with many roots in New Jersey.

1225 River Road Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Fri, April 26, 12:00 PM

The Cornelius Low House Museum, Piscataway

Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 04/26/2019 12:00pm 04/27/2019 4:00am America/New_York Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the 1950s

Mid-Century New Jersey – The Garden State in the 1950s is a dynamic, new exhibit.

The postwar boom led to an atom-powered future of gleaming appliances and fast cars!

The influence of 50’s culture is still going strong today, with many roots in New Jersey.

1225 River Road Piscataway, NJ 08854
We Have Had Singing

Sat, April 27, 7:30 PM

Christ United Methodist Church, Piscataway

We Have Had Singing

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/27/2019 7:30pm 04/27/2019 9:30pm America/New_York We Have Had Singing

Our program touches on themes of human perseverance, earth conservation, and unrequited love in hauntingly beautiful melodies and lighter jazzy rhythms. The selections reflect how singing fulfills the emotional and spiritual needs for people as individuals and within their communities.

485 Hoes Lane Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Sun, April 28, 10:00 AM

Congregation Knesseth Israel, Bound Brook

Children's Story Hour

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Add to My Calendar 04/28/2019 10:00am 04/28/2019 12:00pm America/New_York Children's Story Hour

Families with children ages 2 - 12 are invited to CKI's Children's Story Hour!

Come listen to a story featuring a Jewish theme, create a craft, and enjoy a snack.

Open to the Community; Free admission.

Please park on Mountain Avenue or Somerset Street.

229 Mountain Avenue Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Wisdom for Life: Free Lecture in NJ

Sun, April 28, 10:30 AM

New Brunswick

Wisdom for Life: Free Lecture in NJ

Arts & Entertainment Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 04/28/2019 10:30am 04/28/2019 12:00pm America/New_York Wisdom for Life: Free Lecture in NJ

WISDOM FOR LIFE: Free Lecture in NJ

Where: Trayes Hall at Rutgers University, 100 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ

When: April 28 , 2019, 10.30 am to 12 noon

Free Admission. All are welcome.

More information and RSVP: www.vedantausa.org

This is to inform you of a fascinating learning opportunity: A free public lecture on “Wisdom For Life” at the beautiful Trayes Hall of ...

100 George Street New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Sun, April 28, 12:00 PM

The Cornelius Low House Museum, Piscataway

Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 04/28/2019 12:00pm 04/29/2019 4:00am America/New_York Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the 1950s

Mid-Century New Jersey – The Garden State in the 1950s is a dynamic, new exhibit.

The postwar boom led to an atom-powered future of gleaming appliances and fast cars!

The influence of 50’s culture is still going strong today, with many roots in New Jersey.

1225 River Road Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Sun, April 28, 3:30 PM

The Imperia, Somerset

NAACP's 2019 Legend Dinner Scholarship Concert ...

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 04/28/2019 3:30pm 04/28/2019 9:00pm America/New_York NAACP's 2019 Legend Dinner Scholarship Concert with Russell Thompkins Jr. & The New Stylistics

Russell Thompkins Jr., the distinctive voice on a dozen Top Ten R&B singles of the 1970s, and The New Stylistics will headline the 2019 Legend Dinner Scholarship Concert of the NAACP Metuchen Edison Piscataway Area Branch. The Singing Pastors of Piscataway will also perform. The fundraiser will honor five community "legends" -- music producer and songwriter Paul Kyser; business ...

1714 Easton Ave. Somerset, NJ 08873
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Sun, April 28, 3:30 PM

The Imperia, Somerset

NAACP's 2019 Legend Dinner Scholarship Concert

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 04/28/2019 3:30pm 04/28/2019 9:00pm America/New_York NAACP's 2019 Legend Dinner Scholarship Concert

Russell Thompkins Jr., the distinctive voice on a dozen Top Ten R&B singles of the 1970s, and The New Stylistics will headline the 2019 Legend Dinner Scholarship Concert of the NAACP Metuchen Edison Piscataway Area Branch. The Singing Pastors of Piscataway also will perform and WBLS-FM radio personality Shaila will host the event. Five local community "legends" will be honored: ...

1714 Easton Ave. Somerset, NJ 08873

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Click it or Ticket This Memorial Day Weekend

May 23, 2019

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - During the Memorial Day holiday, about 10,000 law enforcement agencies nationwide will be out on the roads from May 20 through June 2 to remind drivers and passengers to buckle their seat belts. The annual Click It or Ticket campaign aims at enforcing seat belt use to help keep travelers safe as they drive to their summer destinations.

According to NHTSA, 10,076 people who ...

Man Barricades, Shoots Self in South River

SOUTH RIVER, NJ - Although the South River Police Department responded quickly to a call that a man had barricaded himself in a residence in the township, the man apparently shot himself in a disturbing incident yesterday.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Mark Tinitigan of the South River Police Department announced that yesterday authorities responded to an armed male ...

New Apartment Building on Hamilton Street Could Spur More Development

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Local officials, friends and family members of builders and others gathered for a ceremony to unveil an apartment building at 191 Hamilton St. on Wednesday.

In some ways,  it was like a ribbon-cutting for the rebirth of a neighborhood.

On a stretch of street where Rutgers University students live next door to professionals from the city's health care ...

Piscataway Progressive Democrats Candidate Statements for Ward 1 District 1 Committee

May 23, 2019

Roshanna B. Malone

About Me:  I have lived in Piscataway for 35 years and am a Piscataway High School alum. Upon graduation I earned a psychology degree from Kean University and currently own a small business with my husband, Christopher Hendrick. I am also the proud mom of two sons who attend the Piscataway public schools.

What I stand for: My main goal is to improve the quality of ...

Want to End Cannabis Prohibition? Vote Ron Rivers.

Last week, Politico New Jersey reported that the proposed cannabis legalization bill that has the the support of a majority of New Jersey residents is unlikely to be passed during this legislative session.

The reason?  Political infighting.  Quite simply, our elected representatives are ignoring the will of the people they were chosen to represent and instead are allowing petty ...

Serious About Fighting Climate Change? Vote Ron Rivers.

We are at a critical crossroads, and every one of us has a decision to make.  The climate crisis poses a genuine threat to all New Jersey residents, and our window to address the challenges ahead proactively is rapidly closing. 

There is an overwhelming consensus among scientists that human activity is directly responsible for the rapidly changing climate and we need drastic action ...

Obituaries

- May 12, 2019
Gale grew up in Rahway, New Jersey and developed a love of theatre while in high school. Her ...
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Piscataway – Cesar L. Reyes, 91, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019 at St. Barnabas Medical ...
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Foxes Herald Nature’s Resurgence in Suburban New Jersey

For most of my life the only time I saw a red fox it was probably a raccoon. They have those same glow-in-the-headlights silvery eyes.

But a few years ago, I began to see a once-rare piece of roadkill with greater frequency. No matter how flattened the rest of the fox was, it’s bushy-tail would blow around in the highway draft of cars and trucks as they raced past.

I assumed the ...

A Merciless Mother's Day: All Hell Breaks Loose on "Game of Thrones"

For the first time in eight seasons, I am torn as I embark on my second-to-last “Game of Thrones” recap and review.

In honor of all those we lost on Sunday and for the sake of maintaining loyalty to the characters whom I have devoted so much time and energy to over the last several years, I’m going to do my best to keep my opinions on the quality of the writing at bay for the ...

Republican Chair Requests County Prosecutor Investigate Possible Malfeasance in Middlesex County Board of Elections

May 21, 2019

OLD BRIDGE, NJ- Lucille Panos, Middlesex County Republican Chairwoman, has requested Middlesex County Prosecutor, Andrew Carey, determine whether malfeasance was committed by Daniel Frankel, Commissioner of Registration at the Board of Elections when hiring temporary employees to process Vote by Mail (VBM) ballots on Election Day, November 6, 2018.

The Board of Elections is authorized to ...

Middlesex County Invites Residents to Participate in Free Storytelling Workshop

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - As part of an extensive public engagement campaign for the County's new comprehensive master plan, Destination 2040, Middlesex County is working with coLAB Arts to provide residents of Middlesex County the opportunity to participate in a FREE storytelling workshop on June 23, 2019 from 4pm to 6pm at the First Reformed Church Education Building ...

Rutgers University Unveils Long-Term Vision For Athletics

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers Director of Athletics Pat Hobbs has unveiled a sweeping plan for the university's athletics over the next five years, which could include seeking naming rights for the Louis Brown Athletic Center.

Hobbs' vision, called "The Relentless Pursuit of Excellence," outlines details and quantifying measures toward "achieving determined goals over a ...

How to Make Easy Strawberry Rhubarb Jam in Your Microwave

May 22, 2019

Strawberries and rhubarb are one of our favorite springtime combinations. Use them here to make a quick and easy spread.

This recipe makes a small batch — enough for two 8-oz. jars. If you keep them in your refrigerator, there’s no need to process them.

Microwave Strawberry Rhubarb Jam

2 cups fresh strawberries cut into ¼-inch slices

½ cup rhubarb chopped ...

Recidivism Rate in New Jersey One of the Lowest in the Nation

May 22, 2019

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of hosting a visit from the Canadian Parole Board Chairperson Jennifer Oades. We had the opportunity to discuss best practices, compare our different parole processes, and share some important common ground about our collective goal— striking a decisive balance between protecting our society through public safety supervision, while fostering the ...

Meet The Measles

I am not sure if I ever had measles. I know I had gerbils. And a hamster once. But I don’t recall ever having measles.

Of course, measles aren’t small furry animals or some popular Hasbro toy that is in short supply around the holidays. The Measles are not a Korean Pop boy band or an annoying TV sitcom family. Measles are not a breakfast cereal or small colored candies that fizz in ...