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Members of the cast of Christ the King School’s production of the musical ‘Oz,’ include, from left, Rosie Burns, Katie Shubiak, Samantha Snell, Becky Rezac and Jackie Velona. 
Photo by Mary Ellen Day
MANVILLE:
'Oz' to make musical stop

School production begins May 1
The spring musical for the Christ the King players this year will be “Oz,” based on L. Frank Baum’s classic story.  ”We chose ‘Oz’ as it is the 75th anniversary of ‘The Wizard of Oz’ so we chose a different version of Oz story,” said director Maria Stadtmueller.  Christ the King Drama performed this version of “Oz” 14 years ago and the last set of characters who performed it are graduating from high school this year.  ”We thought it was a

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MANVILLE: Library to host two poetry sessions Tuesday
Manville Library will participate in National Poetry Month on Tuesday, April 22, by offering two workshops presented by Ed Smith, director and a published poet. He will coach participants on poetry forms and the writing process. Read more...
MANVILLE: Children lead effort in caring
Children from three Manville churches and the Catholic elementary school led efforts to collect food and gift cards for families assisted through the Caritas organization, which is headed by borough resident Barbara Demchak through Christ the Redeemer Parish. Read more...
BRIDGEWATER: Need help finishing signing up for health care?
People who have begun but not finished the medical insurance enrollment process under the Affordable Care Act can get free assistance at the Bridgewater library at 1 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater. Read more...

Sports

MANVILLE: Paramount girl gymnasts compete in state meet
Hillsborough Paramount athletes enjoyed a busy couple of weeks of USA Gymnastics competition. Read more...
SOMERSET COUNTY:Patriots sign five pitchers
The Somerset Patriots have signed six players: right-handed pitchers Kyler Newby, Mike Demark and Gary Moran Read more...

Opinions

STATE: Chickadees tell us a lot about changing climate
Chickadees aren't signs of spring since these cheery little birds are year-round Jersey residents. Read more...
MANVILLE: Dividing East and West Jersey 350 years was our first subdivision
Three hundred fifty years ago, a British royal decree created New Jersey's first ''subdivision,'' the provinces of East Jersey and West Jersey. Read more...
The Manville News: WRITE TO US
We want your letters. They should not exceed 500 words and need to be accompanied by the writer's address and daytime telephone number - information used only for confirmation and not published. Read more...
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Your Views

Manville resident says spending is out of control'
Mike Kassick, Manville I'm writing in response to Councilman Ed Komoroski's letter of April 17. Read more...
MANVILLE: Democratic councilman responds to GOP letters
To the editor: After reading letters to the editor over the last few weeks, I felt compelled to write this response. Read more...
MANVILLE: Borough must prepare for future of declining revenue
To the editor: I am running for a seat on town council so I can help my fellow Republicans make some well-needed changes, which will ensure Manville moves forward in a positive direction. Read more...

Lifestyle

MANVILLE: Flower sale this weekend at firehouse
April 17-19 Flower sale: The Manville North End Volunteer Fire Company No. 3 and Ladies Auxiliary will hold their annual Easter sale of plants for gift giving. Special sale night on Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the firehouse on corner of North 8th Avenue and Louis Street. The sale moves outside to parking lot of Rhythm's (South Main and Wilhousky streets) on Friday (opening at noon) and Saturday, starting at 9 am. Children can enter a free drawing for an Easter basket. Read more...
MANVILLE: Insurance counselor to come to center
The Manville Senior Center at the Fire Company No. 1 at 20 South Third Ave. is normally open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Read more...
MANVILLE: Seniors can learn how to find unclaimed property
The Manville Senior Citizens meet at noon on the second Thursday of each month at the VFW on Washington Avenue. Read more...

Arts and Entertainment

MANVILLE: Flower sale this weekend at firehouse
April 17-19 Flower sale: The Manville North End Volunteer Fire Company No. 3 and Ladies Auxiliary will hold their annual Easter sale of plants for gift giving. Special sale night on Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the firehouse on corner of North 8th Avenue and Louis Street. The sale moves outside to parking lot of Rhythm's (South Main and Wilhousky streets) on Friday (opening at noon) and Saturday, starting at 9 am. Children can enter a free drawing for an Easter basket. Read more...
MANVILLE: Insurance counselor to come to center
The Manville Senior Center at the Fire Company No. 1 at 20 South Third Ave. is normally open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Read more...
MANVILLE: Seniors can learn how to find unclaimed property
The Manville Senior Citizens meet at noon on the second Thursday of each month at the VFW on Washington Avenue. Read more...

Business

BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS: Breakfast is back, and golf demo day arrrives
More than burgers Cheeburger Cheeburger in Princeton will begin offering breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays starting at 8:30 a.m. on May 10. Read more...
BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS: Waste Management top Komen fundraising team
Congratulations to Jason Wacaster of Edward Jones, who recently completed the Certified Financial Planner Board's initial certification requirements. This allows Mr. Wacaster to use the certification mark CFP. Please contact the Hillsborough office of Edward Jones at (908) 369-0259 located at 378 South Branch Road or visit www.edwardjones.com to learn more or offer your congratulations. Read more...
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Your Health

Central Jersey Health: Transformations Physicians Weight Management helps patients achieve their wellness goals
Dr. Kathleen Hickey is the area expert in nutrition and weight loss medicine. She is board certified in both Emergency and Obesity Medicine and holds a Master's Degree in Nutrition. This year, she is being honored by New Jersey Monthly Magazine as one of the Top Docs in New Jersey. Her practice is the most comprehensive for medical weight management in central New Jersey. It started as a single office in Hillsborough in 2009, and recently expanded to a second office in Princeton's Forrestal Village. They employ state-of-the-art equipment to help patients who are struggling with their weight or just seeking to improve their body composition. Read more...
Central Jersey Health: Hospital wellness centers offers fitness, fun
In an effort to focus on the wellness of the community, area hospitals have fitness centers designed specifically for their patients and those for the general public. Read more...
Central Jersey Health: Tooth Fairy Family Dental combines compassion with latest technology
''There is happiness in a healthy smile. Let Tooth Fairy Family Dental give you something to smile about'' Read more...

Your Home

YOUR HOME: Be sure to prepare your pool for summer
With the winter we've had, no doubt you're looking forward to getting the pool open and ready for the summer season. Read more...
YOUR HOME: Getting the fireplace ready for a safe season
As temperatures drop and thoughts of crackling fires beckon, Patt and Gary Severson of Ashes-Up Up and Away Chimney Service have this cautionary tip for you: Read more...
YOUR HOME: Dreaming of gazebos and Captain Von Trapp
Ever since I watched ''The Sound of Music'' - you know the scene, where the dreamy and worldly Captain von Trapp (Christopher Plummer) and shy and lovely Maria (Julie Andrews) profess their love for each other with a song and a kiss - I've thought gazebos were the most romantic thing on earth. Read more...


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