Dear EarthTalk: I heard that some wind farms use fossil fuels to power their generators when the wind won’t. Doesn’t that defeat their whole renewable energy purpose?
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County students entering 5th through 8th grades are invited to attend a summer day program at the County’s Extension office called “Eco- Adventures at the EARTH Center”.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS — You don’t have to be in high school to attend a senior prom. Residents and patients at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital of Union County enjoyed good company, music and dancing at the annual event.
BRONX, N.Y. — On Thursday, July 29, the American Cancer Society is holding the first annual Be Your Own MVP event at Yankee Stadium in the Legends Suite Club from 7 – 11 p.m.
CLARK – Has the future already been written? Is the supernatural a reality? Can ancient secrets by revealed? Will the world come to an end? Is there life after death? Does God exist?
NEW YORK, N.Y. – New Jersey Peace Action and Peace Action NYS are offering free tickets to the opening night of the film “Countdown to Zero” on Friday, July 23.
TRENTON – Five lucky New Jersey Lottery players have won the Mega Millions third prize of $10,000 for the Tuesday, July 13 drawing, Carole Hedinger, acting executive director of the New Jersey Lottery, announced.
UNION — The Salem Roadhouse Cafe at Townley Presbyterian Church, 829 Salem Road, Union, will host a special fundraiser show for the Haiti earthquake victims.
EDISON-From Harold Miller: “We walk southeast to about where Saw Mill Pond Rd. is now, turn right and go across a big area of excavated clay pits. A steam shovel operated by a neighbor of my cousins was always digging out and loading clay.
PARLIN — Pete Trabucco, author of “America’s Top Roller Coasters and Amusement Parks,” will be at the Main Street Theatre in Parlin on Saturday, July 17, from 1 to 7 p.m. for a book signing.