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Wed, February 20, 8:30 AM

Kean University STEM Building, Union Township

'Building Better Business Relationships' ...

Business & Finance Other

Add to My Calendar 02/20/2019 8:30am 02/20/2019 10:00am America/New_York 'Building Better Business Relationships' Networking Breakfast

Internationally known corporate trainer Lena Cohen will be the featured speaker at the third annual Union County Means Business Networking Breakfast, “Building Better Business Relationships.” The event will be held on Wednesday, February 20 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Kean University STEM Building, 1075 Morris Avenue in Union Township and is open to all Union County business owners, ...

1075 Morris Ave. Union Township , NJ
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Wed, February 20, 12:00 PM

Union County College, Cranford

Freeholder Board Celebrates Black History Month ...

Education

Add to My Calendar 02/20/2019 12:00pm 02/20/2019 1:00pm America/New_York Freeholder Board Celebrates Black History Month with "The Great Migration: The Black Southerner in the Nation’s Imagination”

Members of the public can explore African-American history with Dr. Melissa Cooper, Assistant Professor of History at Rutgers University Newark, in celebration of Black History Month. Dr. Cooper will present a talk titled, "The Great Migration: The Black Southerner in the Nation’s Imagination," at noon on Wednesday, February 20, at the Cranford Campus of Union County College, 1033 ...

1033 Springfield Avenue, Room N4 Cranford, NJ
Wednesday Night Dinner

Wed, February 20, 6:00 PM

Mountainside Elks Lodge #1585, Mountainside

Wednesday Night Dinner

Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 02/20/2019 6:00pm 02/20/2019 8:00pm America/New_York Wednesday Night Dinner

Mountainside Elks Lodge #1585

Wednesday Night Dinner

STUFFED SHELLS WITH MEATBALLS

February 20, 2019

Doors open at 6:00 pm - Salad Served at 6:30

Dinner also includes: Bread, Coffee, Tea and Dessert

Donation:

Adults $10.00 / Children 7 to 12 $5.00 / Children Under 6 Free

1193 Route 22 East, Mountainside, NJ 07092

(908) 232-9667 / mountainsideelks1585@verizon.net


1193 Route 22 East Mountainside, NJ 07092
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Fri, February 22, 6:00 PM

Shackamaxon Country Club, Scotch Plains

FSP Rotary Casino Night

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 02/22/2019 6:00pm 02/22/2019 9:30pm America/New_York FSP Rotary Casino Night

The Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary Club will hold the Casino Night Fundraiser on Friday, February 22 at 6:00pm at Shackamaxon Country Club in Scotch Plains. Tickets are $85 per person. Doors will open at 6:00pm and gaming begins at 6:30pm. All attendees must be at least 21 years of age.

Tickets and sponsorships can be purchased at https://fsprotary.brownpapertickets.com/.


100 Tillinghast Turn Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Sat, February 23, 10:00 AM

Warren

Camp Riverbend’s “Safari” Open House

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Add to My Calendar 02/23/2019 10:00am 02/23/2019 12:00pm America/New_York Camp Riverbend’s “Safari” Open House

Choosing a camp for this summer?

Go wild at Camp Riverbend's "Safari" Open House Saturday February 23, 10 am – 12 noon. There will be lots of fun indoor Riverbend activities, including games, crafts and cooking for kids and parents, run by our amazing counselors. Take a tour of the camp site with our directors. Free! RSVP required to RSVP@campriverbend.com or 908-580-CAMP.

Warren, NJ 07059
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Sat, February 23, 1:00 PM

Westfield Area YMCA, Westfield

Free Healthy Kids Expo

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 02/23/2019 1:00pm 02/23/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Free Healthy Kids Expo

This event will include active indoor fun including t-ball, basketball and track & field stations, the inflatable obstacle course, arts & crafts activities and carnival games. Dance Academy will offer 30 minute demo classes during the event: 1:30 p.m. for ages 3-5, 2:30 p.m. for ages 6+ and 3:30 p.m. for ages 3-5. Register at www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0b4fafaa29a7ff2-healthy for dance ...

220 Clark Street Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sat, February 23, 6:30 PM

ohn H. Stamler Police Academy, on Union County Vo-Tech Campus, Scotch Plains

What Parents Need To Know About Transgender ...

Education Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 02/23/2019 6:30pm 02/23/2019 8:30pm America/New_York What Parents Need To Know About Transgender Individuals

A free informational presentation for parents and community members

Parents and community members are invited to attend a free educational presentation, "What Parents Need to Know about Transgender Individuals" presented by Dr. Paula C. Rodriguez Rust of Spectrum Diversity, LLC.

The presentation will help parents and other adults better understand gender identity and transgender ...

1776 Raritan Road Scotch Plains, NJ
NJ Workshop - Jazz and Rock Showcase

Sat, February 23, 6:30 PM

NJ Workshop for the Arts, Westfield

NJ Workshop - Jazz and Rock Showcase

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 02/23/2019 6:30pm 02/23/2019 8:00pm America/New_York NJ Workshop - Jazz and Rock Showcase

2 Westfield community jazz bands (multi-generational) and a teen rock band will perform at no charge this Saturday 2/23/2019 at 6:30 at NJ Workshop for the Arts 152 E. Broad St. Westfield, NJ.

152 E. Broad St Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sat, February 23, 7:00 PM

The Presbyterian Church in Westfield, Westfield

Tosca

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/23/2019 7:00pm 02/23/2019 9:30pm America/New_York Tosca

Puccini’s irresistible lyric genius has long made Tosca one of opera’s most breathtaking masterpieces. A cast of internationally acclaimed guest performers assembled from Maestro Wroe’s extensive contacts in European and American opera houses joins NJFO to present, acted and in costume, this gripping tale of love, lust, corruption and ultimate struggle for survival. performance ...

140 Mountain Ave Westfield, NJ 07090
Latin Jazz @ Mondo: The Ali Bello Sweet Wire Band in concert!

Sat, February 23, 8:00 PM

MONDO, Summit

Latin Jazz @ Mondo: The Ali Bello Sweet Wire Band ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/23/2019 8:00pm 02/23/2019 10:00pm America/New_York Latin Jazz @ Mondo: The Ali Bello Sweet Wire Band in concert!

The monthly LATIN JAZZ @ MONDO music series brings to you a special concert with the Afro-Venezuelan jazz fusion sounds of the popular Alí Bello Sweet Wire Band on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 8:00pm. Accomplished violinist Alí Bello is joined by Gabriel Chakarji on keyboards, Bambam Rodríguez on bass and Ismael Baiz on drums.

Venezuelan born Alí Bello has become ...

426 Springfield Ave Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, February 24, 1:00 PM

Renaissance Church, Ren Students Space, Summit

GriefShare Support Group

Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 1:00pm 02/25/2019 4:00am America/New_York GriefShare Support Group

If you are navigating life after the death of a loved one, please join Renaissance Church for a 13-week support group. The weekly group includes video seminars and focused support by caring people who have been through the same challenges. You can join the group at any point. A $20 fee covers a workbook and other expenses. More information and registration (recommended, but not required) is ...

497 Springfield Ave. Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, February 24, 2:00 PM

Berkeley Heights Recreation Center, Berkeley Heights

Special Event - The Berkeley Heights Diversity ...

Arts & Entertainment Government

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 2:00pm 02/24/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Special Event - The Berkeley Heights Diversity Council presents a Black History Month Celebration on Sunday, February 24th

The Berkeley Heights Diversity Council invites residents of all ages to join our Black History Month Celebration this Sunday, February 24th from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Berkeley Heights Recreation Center (56 Columbus Ave).

Township Council President, Alvaro Medeiros will read a proclamation recognizing the roles played by African-American residents in Berkeley Heights, and expressing the ...

56 Columbus Avenue Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Sun, February 24, 3:00 PM

Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Plainfield

Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 3:00pm 02/24/2019 5:00pm America/New_York Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Plainfield: Crescent Concerts presents “Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists.”

Six young pianists, selected in competition for artists 18 and under, perform works by

Scarlatti, Bach, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven and others.

Concert date: Sunday February 24, 3:00pm

Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Watchung Avenue at East Seventh St., Plainfield, NJ

Tickets at ...

Watchung Avenue at East Seventh Street Plainfield, NJ 07060
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Sun, February 24, 4:00 PM

Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation , Summit

Violin-Piano Chamber Concert Performed at ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 4:00pm 02/24/2019 6:00pm America/New_York Violin-Piano Chamber Concert Performed at Summit's Beacon UU Feb. 24

A concert of 19th and 20th century chamber music is in the offing when Violinist Theresa Salomon and pianist Marc Peloquin perform in the 'Afternoon Music' series on Sunday, February 24, beginning at 4 p.m., at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit. The audience is invited to meet the artists at a reception after the concert.

The program will include two pieces written ...

4 Waldron Avenue (at Springfield Avenue) Summit, NJ
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Mon, February 25, 7:30 PM

First Congregational Church, Westfield

"Great Decisions" Foreign Policy Association ...

Education Government Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2019 7:30pm 02/26/2019 4:30pm America/New_York "Great Decisions" Foreign Policy Association Video and Discussion

Explore a variety of current topics of deep importance both nationally and internationally, with featured commentary from notable political, academic and media figures.

Monday, January 28 - Global Migration

Monday, February 4 - Middle East

Monday, February 11 - Nuclear Negotiations

Monday, February 18 - U.S. and Mexico

Monday, February 25 - Cyber Conflict

Monday, March 4 - ...

125 Elmer Street Westfield, NJ 07090

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Four Delicious Ways to Enjoy Local Squash this Fall

October 18, 2019

It’s squash season! So now that you’ve just picked up a bunch of beautiful autumn squash, what do you do with it?

First, don’t refrigerate hard squashes unless they’re peeled or cut. Instead, keep them in a cool, dry place. They’ll last about a month.

Then try one of these yummy ideas:

Roasted delicata squash is a fast side dish, especially because you ...

Dear Susan: Beauty Tips from a Beauty Expert - Hair Loss

Dear Susan, 

Why do I notice more hair loss in the fall? How do I care for my scalp? 

Finding hair in your brush is completely normal as we shed hair daily. However, excessive hair loss may call for more attention. Hair loss can start as young as thirteen years old and is seen more in men due to having more hormones and releasing more toxins than women. 

Hair loss happens ...

Union County Assistant Prosecutor, Chief of Detectives Retire after Nearly 30 Years of Service

October 15, 2019

ELIZABETH, NJ — Two county officials have retired after working in the county for nearly 30 years.  Chief of Detectives Vincent Gagliardi and Assistant Prosecutor John Esmerado have both retired from their positions at the Union County Prosecutor’s Office, and were honored for their service to the county during the freeholder board meeting Thursday night.

Esmerado, who is ...

Take a “Train through Time” through Four Centuries of Union County History, Oct. 19-20

October 18, 2019

This weekend, on Saturday October 19 and Sunday October 20, Union County celebrates the annual Four Centuries in a Weekend history event, when dozens of historic sites and museums open their doors to the public free of charge, from noon to 5:00 p.m. each day. Many of the sites are within walking distance of mass transit routes, and this year’s event will once again feature special trolley ...

Our State Needs Jon Bramnick in the Assembly

October 15, 2019

To the Editor:

If everyone knew Jon Bramnick as long or as well as I did, there would be no doubt that he would be unanimously and resoundingly re-elected back to the NJ State Assembly, where he belongs and where NJ residents need him.  

Jon fights for and represents all of us - women, men, children, underprivileged, patients...everyone.  He is honest ...