Category: Recreation & Lifestyle

Community Calendar

Sample Sale • July 1&2, 8&9, 15&16, 22&23 and 29&30 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – The World Enterprises Showroom, 990 Raritan Rd., Clark, will hold a public sample sale with women’s & men’s apparel & swimwear, and women’s accessories. All sizes: XXS-XXL. All at below retail & clearance prices. Info: 1-732-388-4001.

New Restaurant Opens In Highland Park

HIGHLAND PARK – Mete Mavus wants to do right by Highland Park.

His new restaurant, Meeting Point, in the former Charlie Brown’s Steakhouse building at 247 Raritan Avenue, had a soft opening Monday and will have a grand opening in about a month. Mavus, who owns nine restaurants in Turkey, said he just wants to focus on Highland Park right now.


Dear EarthTalk: Coastal areas here in the U.S. have taken a real beating in recent years due to natural disasters that many would argue are due to changing climate. What’s being done to safeguard these communities for when, say, the next Katrina hits? — Helen Kelman, Troy, NY

Driving Errors Increase As You Age

(StatePoint) There may be some truth behind all those jokes about grandma behind the wheel. Even healthy adults with a safe driving record tend to make more driving errors as they age, such as failing to check blind spots, according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association.