Recreation & Lifestyle

New Cigarette Warnings Get Graphic

WASHINGTON, D.C. — For 25 years, warning labels on cigarettes have gone largely unnoticed. As required by the Family Smoking and Tobacco Control Act, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has enacted a final rule that requires graphic health warnings on all cigarette packages and advertisements starting in fall 2012.

Circus To Visit Cranford

CRANFORD — The World Famous Alan Zerbini Circus is coming to Cranford on June 28, 29 and 30. It is being sponsored by the Cranford Chamber Of Commerce and TD Bank, and will be performing under the Big Top with two shows, at 5:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., each day.


Dear EarthTalk: I thought “farm raised” was the way to go when buying fish, to avoid mercury contamination. But are there other concerns about farm raised that make some fish a poor choice for good health?

Jewish Singles Summer Fest

HIGHLAND PARK — The Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County invites you to “Singles Summer Fest” for Jewish singles ages 45-60 on Sunday, July 10 from 8-10:30 p.m. at Mei Garden Cuisine, 229 Raritan Avenue, Highland Park.