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The Jackson Recreation Department has announced that registration for girls fall softball will take place 7-9 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Knights of Columbus hall on Bartley Road, Jackson. Visit and click on Programs and Activities for registration forms. Registration is also being taken at the Recreation Department from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Fees are $50 for U7 division, and $65 for U10 division and up. Season starts in mid-September and runs through the end of October, with games during the week and on Saturdays. Details: 732-928-1200, ext. 255.