Sign Up for E-Calendar

Piscataway

Calendar of Events: Piscataway

Carousel_image_ab39ce500b4f6b190d9d_mini_magick20201228-15586-1qmdp43

Tue, May 18, 5:00 PM

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick

2021 Rutgers Environmental Steward Class

Green

Add to My Calendar 05/18/2021 5:00pm 05/19/2021 1:00pm America/New_York 2021 Rutgers Environmental Steward Class

Are you concerned about the environment and want to learn how to make a difference? The Rutgers Environmental Stewards program is designed to train volunteers in the science of important environmental issues affecting New Jersey. Using science, teamwork and local case studies, the Stewards will create plans to tackle our environmental problems head-on. You don’t have to be a scientist to ...

Virtual New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Dr. Lori’s Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show:  A Virtual Event hosted by CASA of Middlesex County

Tue, May 18, 7:00 PM

Zoom, New Brunswick

Dr. Lori’s Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show: A ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 05/18/2021 7:00pm 05/18/2021 9:00pm America/New_York Dr. Lori’s Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show: A Virtual Event hosted by CASA of Middlesex County

Grab your antiques and thrifting finds for this special virtual event featuring celebrity Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori. Dr. Lori, director of www.DrLoriV.com and star expert appraiser on the History and Discovery channels, will appraise your antiques, thrift store finds and family heirlooms during her popular Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show on May 18th starting at 7pm eastern time.

Click ...

77 Church St New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Carousel_image_36afb84aa99c6e4ca153_may_2021_sac_town_hall_draft_4-8__6_

Wed, May 19, 7:00 PM

Somerset

Voter Education

Government

Add to My Calendar 05/19/2021 7:00pm 05/19/2021 8:00pm America/New_York Voter Education

Voter Education Town Hall

Join us for a town hall discussion to educate and engage our communities on the importance of voting in every election. We will explore the function and the roles that elected officials play at the county level.

There will be a discussion on the voting process, the difference between voting in the primary and the general elections, provisional ballots and mail-in ...

virtual Somerset, NJ 08873
Carousel_image_037339525cbf025ef26d_the_ymca_at_piscatway_community_center_flyer_may_20__2021

Thu, May 20, 12:00 PM

The YMCA at Piscataway Community Center, Piscataway

Piscataway Blood Drive - Urgent Need for Donors!

Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 05/20/2021 12:00pm 05/20/2021 6:00pm America/New_York Piscataway Blood Drive - Urgent Need for Donors!

Urgent Need! Please make an appointment to give blood at The YMCA at Piscataway Community Center on Thursday, May 20th betwee 12pm-6pm. To make an appointment, you can visit www.nybc.org/donate or text 732-616-8736. Appointments encouraged, Walk-ins welcome if social distancing can be maintained. Please help spread the word

520 Hoes Lane Piscataway, NJ 08854
RU Ready to Garden Webcast returns for Spring of 2021

Thu, May 20, 6:30 PM

Event in Online, New Brunswick

RU Ready to Garden Webcast returns for Spring of ...

Education Green Home & Garden

Add to My Calendar 05/20/2021 6:30pm 08/06/2021 1:30pm America/New_York RU Ready to Garden Webcast returns for Spring of 2021

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County wants to help you grow quality food for your family and friends with the return of their weekly webcast RU Ready 2 Garden. These online live presentations will include how-to videos and virtual visits to local farms.

The webcast will take place Thursdays at 6:30 pm and stream until 7:30 pm. These free online events are open to the public. ...

75 Bayard Street New Brunswick, NJ 08901

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Piscataway

Black Women Shunned from Piscataway Council

May 12, 2021

Diversity encompasses racial justice and demolishing sexism. This goes beyond an apology. It means putting your words to action.

Real change begins by coming to grips with the fact that just because things were done a certain way doesn’t mean that’s how they should’ve been done or should continue to be done.

As an organization and township moving ...

"Giving Thanks" Virtual Concert to Air on June 17, 2021

May 7, 2021

With participation from faith organizations and individuals like Temple Sholom, Temple Emanu-El, Evangel Chapel Worship Team, Calvary Baptist Church, St. Francis' Episcopal Church, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Renee Connell, Buddy Williams, Barbara Dever, Christina Morgan-Diaz, Joycelyn Hunte, Brian Padilla, Nwaoji Joseph, Elizabeth Alfaro, and Selena Ramirez!

Visit ...

CDC’s National Diabetes Prevention Program to be Offered Virtually by Rutgers Cooperative Extension

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY --  The Department of Family and Community Health Sciences (FCHS) of Rutgers Cooperative Extension (RCE) has launched “NJ Empower to Prevent,” its local version of the CDC’s National Diabetes Prevention Program. 

This project is funded by a grant from the New Jersey Diabetes Prevention and Control Program of the New Jersey Department of ...

As hurricane season nears, IRS reminds people to prepare for natural disasters

WASHINGTON —The Internal Revenue Service reminds everyone that May includes National Hurricane Preparedness Week and is also National Wildfire Awareness Month. Now is a good time to create or review emergency preparedness plans for surviving natural disasters.

In the last year, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) declared major disasters following hurricanes, tropical storms, ...

New Brunswick Man, Seven Others Facing Charges From Internet Crimes Against Children Unit

May 14, 2021

Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone announced today that several county residents have been charged with possession of material depicting the sexual exploitation or abuse of children.

On May 13, officers of the East Brunswick, Edison, Highland Park, Monroe, New Brunswick, North Brunswick, Perth Amboy, and Sayreville Police Departments along with detectives of the New Jersey State ...

Spotswood's St. Peter's Episcopal Church To Welcome Elijah's Promise On Wheels Food Truck

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - On May 19, St. Peter's Episcopal Church will have a special guest at its weekly Wednesday Night Community Supper. Elijah's Promise on Wheels will be paying a visit to the Main Street church which has been hosting weekly community suppers for almost 30 years. St. Peter's rector Father Marshall Keith Shelly and Spotswood Mayor Jackie Palmer will be on hand to greet the ...

Middlesex College Unfurls New Logo, Attitude During Ceremony

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A flag emblazoned with Middlesex College’s new logo, officially trumpeting the school’s bold, new direction, ascended outside College Center.

Once it reached its zenith, the assembled school officials realized it was upside down.

On take two, the flag unfurled correctly, everyone shared a good laugh and spontaneous applause broke out.

Whether it was ...

Piscataway Library Events: From Cryptocurrency to Eid for Kids























Will you share your story?
What says community to you?




What objects make you feel connected to a community? A ...

Rutgers University Opens Vaccination Sites on its Campuses

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Jordan Clarida, a sophomore majoring in public health, traveled to Rutgers on Wednesday to become the first student vaccinated at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy because she wanted to be part of the movement that ends the pandemic and saves lives.

“Having the vaccine available here was the easiest way for me to receive it,” said the Bound Brook resident, a ...

Obituaries

Piscataway, NJ — Ann DiPaolo, 96, passed away at her residence with her caregiver and family ...
Read more
Oct 15, 1974 - Mar 29, 2021
            Kenneth Armwood, or ...
Read more

New Jersey Date Night: Stroll Through These Gorgeous Gardens

May 13, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

There’s always something growing in New Jersey, be it excitement for warmer weather or the flowers in everyone’s yard. Celebrating springtime in the Garden State requires a garden date. We have so many options at our fingertips — possibilities guaranteed to inspire romance and ...

Long-Awaited Route 206 Bypass in Hillsborough to Open June 5

May 15, 2021

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The long-awaited opening of the Route 206 Peter J. Biondi Bypass, first conceived in the 1970s, is less than one month away.

The state Department of Transportation has notified township officials that the ribbon cutting for the four-lane highway has been scheduled for June 5th.

"It's actually going to happen; we've literally been waiting decades for ...

Plainfield: Medevac Transports 8-Yr-Old Burn Victim

PLAINFIELD, NJ — Plainfield Police and Fire units responded around 2:12 p.m. on Wednesday to the 900 block of West Sixth Street for a burn victim, according to a release by Plainfield Police Director Lisa Burgess.

The 8-year-old victim was severely burned by a candle, and was transported via State Police Medevac from Plainfield High School to St. Barnabas ...

Robbinsville Temple Faces Allegations of Human Trafficking, Forced Labor & Abuse in Workers' Class Action Lawsuit

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Federal law enforcement officials descended on the BAPS Temple in Robbinsville on Tuesday to execute court orders on the property where workers say they were victims of human trafficking and labor abuse. Six plaintiffs have filed the lawsuit on behalf of approximately 200 other Indian nationals who claim they were forced labor and faced ...

On Mother's Day: A Short Tale of a Neurotic Mother

May 9, 2021

Editor's Note: This story was written in 2017 and offers a little personal insight on the unspoken trials some face as moms.  It is shared with permission of Writefully Inspired and is intended to bring a smile to the faces of others who can relate.

This is a story about a mother.   And, it might just sound a little more than auto-biographical.  Because it is.

I ...

Are you sure you want to leave this page?

“It's over Bill. I don’t do Windows.”

And so, with a simple Ctl+Alt+Del over Twitter, the marriage of Bill and Melinda Gates has powered down.

The wealthy, philanthropic tech couple sadly announced their union was “irretrievably broken.” I took this to mean they received a critical error message followed by the blue screen of death because their marital ...

Local Journalists Grapple with New Era of ‘All Politics is National’

Like it or not, the idea that “all politics is local'' is no longer reality. Instead, local government has been poisoned by the toxic political environment once confined at the state and federal levels.

Local reporters used to be shielded from the national political discourse, in part because municipal elections typically don’t include Rs or Ds next to candidate ...

The Benefits of Local Advertising

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - When marketing your services or products, the best place to start is right in the community you serve. Your local community is full of potential new and returning customers, and that market is essential for you to sustain and grow. 

Local marketing is trending, and now more than ever it is important for your business to be prominent in your local market.

According ...