Dear EarthTalk: What was the nature of the agreement just forged between green groups and the U.S. government for wolf protection in the Northern Rockies?
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued new regulations yesterday that are intended to help consumers find sunscreen products that, when used with other sun protection measures, reduce the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging, as well as help prevent sunburn.
CARTERET — Carteret Middle School is holding its talent show on Thursday, June 16 at 6:30 p.m. at Carteret High School, 199 Washington Avenue.
SOUTH AMBOY — As summer fast approaches, the South Amboy Branch YMCA plunges into the season with YSplash – a family pool event that kicks-off a week-long celebration of swimming designed to help kids stay safe and healthy at the beach, pool or water park this summer.
CLARK – Clark teens can get hands-on experience and learn about the world of sports broadcasting through Clark Recreation’s new sports broadcasting camp. Participants of the week long program will gain insight into game coverage, behind the scenes activities, and learn about sports from a sportscasters point-of-view.
SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA will be hosting a Lock-In for Y members aged 10-15, geared towards keeping kids off drugs and alcohol. The Lock-In will start at 10 p.m. on Friday, June 24 and last until 7 a.m. on Saturday, June 25. The Y will provide a night full of entertainment, music, and fun.
TRENTON – It’s graduation time across the country. Young people are exuberant and celebrating. But, every year, tragedy involving teens and alcohol peak during the graduation season.
Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that only a handful of outdated coal-burning power plants generate a sizable amount of the mercury pollution generated in the United States?
LINDEN — The Linden Library will offer a crochet instruction program in September.
LINDEN — The Linden Public Library will once again offer an adult summer reading club. The program is open to all adult and young adult Linden residents, and will run from July 5 through Aug. 12.