Recreation & Lifestyle

Take A Walk In The Sculpture Park

SUMMIT — As part of the Cut, Weld, and Build: Process in Works by Chakaia Booker exhibition that opened October 1, four sculptures by noted contemporary artist and New Jersey native Chakaia Booker will remain on view in the Art Center’s outdoor Sculpture Park through July 2011.

American Medicine Chest Challenge to Raise Awareness of Prescription Drug Abuse

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In less than a month, on Nov. 13, a historic and lifesaving event — The American Medicine Chest Challenge (AMCC) — a public health initiative to raise awareness about the dangers of prescription drug abuse will be held in communities across the country.

Community Calendar

Coat Drive • Oct. 16 & 17 – The Sacred Heart Council of Catholic Women will hold a coat drive for the Rescue Mission of Trenton. Coats can be dropped off at the entrance of the church, Washington Ave., South Amboy after the 4:30 p.m. Mass on Saturday and between 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. Sunday.

Beware This Halloween: Your Children’s Candy Could Be Loaded With Caffeine

LIVINGSTON – When kids return from trick or treating, there is a new reason for parents to sort through their Halloween booty. Many of the items may contain caffeine, especially those made of chocolate. Taking into account the amount of caffeine their children may already be consuming might cause concern for parents.


Dear EarthTalk: What is “BPA” used in plastics, and why should I worry about it? Are there certain household items or food containers to avoid because of BPA? — Tina Sillers, via e-mail

Wedding Announcement

CLARK — Danielle Fidurski, daughter of William and Lorraine Fidurski of Clark, and Mark Miller, son of Henry and Lillian Miller, also of Clark, were united in marriage on Aug. 14 at Saint Agnes Church in Clark. The reception was held at the Colonia Country Club.