A THING OF THE PAST – Old train tracks at historic Liberty State Park station could vanish under a plan proposed by the state. A report suggests that the state might consider building a hotel on this site.
SCROOGE – Hoboken’s own Osbourne Focht will reprise his role as Scrooge at the Centenary Stage Company’s “A Christmas Carol: The Musical” from Nov. 27 to Dec. 13 at the Lackland Center in Hackettstown. Visit www.centenarystageco.org for information. (Photo by Bob Eberle)
EN GARDE – Scott Jennings of Bergen County makes house calls with X-Calibur, his knife- and scissor-sharpening business, when situations warrant it. He’s pictured here “on the road,” at a farmers market in Van Vorst Park in Jersey City on Nov. 14.