Dear EarthTalk: What are the differences between farmed versus wild salmon when it comes to human and environmental health? — Greg Diamond, Nashville, TN
CLARK — The Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will celebrate its annual Polish Harvest Festival “Dozynki” on Sunday, Sept. 19 at 4 p.m. This colorful event highlights 1,000 years of Polish tradition.
EDISON — The Edison Recreation Department will offer open volleyball for all community center-registered sixth through twelfth graders, beginning Tuesday, Sept. 21.
TAMPA, Fla. – Home and business owners can reduce their chances of property damage by taking measures ahead of time to protect their unoccupied house or business, according to the Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS).
STATE – New York Blood Center, serving more than 20 million people in New York City, Long Island, the Hudson Valley, New Jersey, and parts of Connecticut and Pennsylvania, calls upon the communities it serves to donate blood in honor and remembrance of the thousands of men, women, and children affected by the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
UNION — The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Main Library during the month of September:
LINDEN – This year’s Linden Halloween Parade has been canceled, according to the Linden Halloween Committee and the Department of Public Property and Community Services. All Halloween meetings have also been canceled.
As fall approaches, homeowners and green industry professionals take steps to prepare landscapes for the winter. Leaves are swept away for composting or disposal, perennials and shrubs are pruned, hedges are trimmed, and pesticides are applied in anticipation of next year’s growing season.
An apple a day just doesn’t cut it anymore, and too many apples could make you fat.
AMERICUS, Ga. — A new book chronicles the early life of the late Millard Fuller–founder of Habitat for Humanity and the Fuller Center for Housing–a self-made millionaire by age 29 who gave away everything in order to save his marriage and seek a new direction.