In the current weak economy, few homeowners will be running out to replace their vinyl or aluminum siding. But that’s not to say they can’t improve its appearance or even change the color.
CRANFORD—Looking for some good summer reading at bargain prices? The Friends of the Cranford Public Library invite you to visit their used book sale in the Friendly Book Cellar at the Cranford Public Library, on Thursday, Aug. 12, from 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series continues this week with performances in four County parks.
ELIZABETH—The Come Grow With Us Community Gardening Program will be teaming up with the Union County Division of Aging to grill fresh vegetables at the upcoming Haitian Pride Day, scheduled for Thursday, Aug.12.
STATE – Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot could be worth up to $64 million, with a $42.5 million cash option.
CRANFORD—The 2010 Teen Arts Traveling Exhibit will be on display at the Cranford Public Library, 224 Walnut Avenue, from Aug. 10 to Sept. 10 during regular library hours.
CLARK, NJ – The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues on Wednesday, Aug. 11, with a performance by The Rat Pack, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
EDISON – Temple Emanu-El, located at 100 James Street in Edison, has announced its August schedule. All events take place at the temple unless otherwise noted. For more information, call 1-732-549-4442.
Dear EarthTalk: I always thought cotton was eco-friendly, but I recently heard otherwise. What’s so bad about cotton? And where can I find organic cotton clothing? — Jamie Hunter, Twin Falls, ID
CAPE MAY -Believing that Friday the 13th is a day of bad luck may be purely superstition, but the lingering spirits in the nation’s first seaside resort, Cape May, could be much closer to reality.