Recreation & Lifestyle

Figuring Out Fiber

MILWAUKEE, WI – For years, any weight-loss aficionado could easily tell you the best sources of dietary fiber: whole grains, legumes, fruits, and vegetables. But in today’s environment, things have changed.

NJ Clean Communities Launches Fall 2010 Slam Dunk The Junk Campaign

TRENTON — New Jersey Clean Communities announced the launch of its fall 2010 Slam Dunk the Junk public information campaign to educate residents about the impact of litter in our communities and encourage them to put trash where it belongs.

Panera Bread® Honors National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Pink Ribbon Bagels™

NEW BRUNSWICK – The return of a delectable signature item to Panera Bread® bakery-café locations during the month of October will help New Jersey’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center tackle a disease that affects one in eight U.S. women — breast cancer.

NJWA Concert Band To Play At Mountainside Church

MOUNTAINSIDE — On Sunday, Oct. 3, at 2 p.m., the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts (NJWA) Concert Band under the direction of conductor Howard Toplansky will perform a fall concert at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 300 Central Avenue in Mountainside.

Majority Of Motorists Feel Less Safe Due To Distracted Driving

HAMILTON — Fifty-two percent of drivers said they feel less safe on the roads now than they did five years ago, according to the third-annual 2010 Traffic Safety Culture Index just released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

Freelance Journalism Awards Now Open to Public

NEW YORK, N.Y.—The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) will open The Arlenes: Books and Articles That Make a Difference and The Donald Robinson Memorial Award for Investigative Journalism to the public, marking a change from ASJA’s long-time policy of these monetary awards going exclusively to members.