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Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that only a handful of outdated coal-burning power plants generate a sizable amount of the mercury pollution generated in the United States?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.
EDISON –Pranali Soni of Edison, a sophomore at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss New Jersey Pageant to be held Aug. 21-22 at the Hilton Hotel in East Brunswick.
PARLIN – Autism New Jersey will host a free transition planning workshop on Wednesday, June 22, in Parlin, at the Center for Lifelong Learning, 6:30 p.m. The workshop will guide parents on how to plan for their child’s transition from a school setting to an independent lifestyle.
UNION – Every third Sunday of the month is Missionary Sunday at Calvary Assembly of God in Union. Jerry and Nancy Sturgeon, missionaries to the Caucasus Mountains in the former Soviet Union, will be the guest speakers at the 6:30 p.m. service on June 19.
NEWARK — PSE&G residential customers will pay 4.9 percent less for electricity this summer as the result of a price reduction that took effect June 1.
You’re sitting at your desk, diligently working the afternoon away…when all of a sudden it hits. You’re totally consumed by the intense need to eat a candy bar right now.
UNION – Students of Sophia Agronovich will demonstrate their skills at a free piano recital at the YM-YWHA of Union County on Sunday at 2 p.m.