Recreation & Lifestyle

FDA Changes Rules For Sunscreen Labeling

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.

Splash Into Health At The South Amboy Branch YMCA

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 Recreation Introduces Sports Broadcasting Camp

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.

Teen Lock-In At The South Amboy Y

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.


Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that only a handful of outdated coal-burning power plants generate a sizable amount of the mercury pollution generated in the United States?