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.

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  2. artsandhistory@co.middlesex.nj.us
Thu, September 19
12:00 pm — 4:00 am
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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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1225 River Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

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Piscataway Officials Present Rutgers Pharmacy Students with Proclamation for National Pharmacists Month

October 17, 2019

PISCATAWAY, NJ – October is National Pharmacists Month. In recognition of the contributions those in the profession make to health care industry, Piscataway officials invited student representatives from Rutgers’ Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy to Tuesday’s council meeting where Mayor Brian Wahler presented them with a proclamation.

“Whereas the pharmacy exists as one ...

Sketch released of possible witness as 5-year old girl remains missing, search continues for child abducted in south Jersey

October 17, 2019

BRIDGETON, NJ -- Authorities released a sketch of a man they believe could be a witness to the abduction that took place almost a month ago, of a 5 year old girl (article below). Authorities are now asking that anyone who may recognize the possible witness from the sketch,or anyone with any information at all, please call Bridgeton Police at 856-451-0033.

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Union County, Overlook Medical Center to host Women's Health Fair in Union

Atlantic Health System's Overlook Medical Center has partnered with the Union County Office on Women for a Women’s Health Fair on Oct 23 near Kean University in Union. The event will include health screenings and an educational fair from 8:00am to 11:00am, with a panel discussion by seven prominent women physicians who will discuss a variety of women's health topics from 9:00am ...

New Jersey Transit A National Disgrace?

This week’s question is a continuation of last week’s on New Jersey infrastructure issues. 

New Jersey Transit has more than 2,000 buses and more than 700 trains, and there are more than 900,000 trips taken on NJ Transit every weekday. In total, passengers ride more than 3.5 billion miles per year on the system. In the past, Governor Murphy referred to NJ Transit as a ...

Boys Soccer: Union Catholic Celebrates Senior Day with Victory over Roselle

October 17, 2019

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic boys soccer team celebrated Senior Day in fitting fashion when senior Brian Espinosa scored two goals to spark the Vikings to a 2-1 victory over Roselle in front of a big crowd on Tuesday.

It was Union Catholic's third victory in its last four games as the Vikings evened its record at 7-7-1 on the season. 

Union ...

Summertime Renovations Improve Overall Learning Environment for Students at Saint Joseph

The Zenga Library and Media Center, Brother Clifford O’Neil, S.C. Hall, and the Campus Store were renovated over the summer as part of Saint Joe’s continuing efforts to offer the best possible learning environments for the students.

 A major change in the Media Center was the addition of the Economics Lab, which has a three flat-screen TV’s and a stock ticker that ...