Recreation & Lifestyle

NJ Summer Beach Season Safe From Oil Spill Effects

TRENTON -New Jersey’s multi-billion dollar tourism and fishing industries will not be affected by the Gulf oil spill this summer, but are being threatened by misinformation, Commissioner Bob Martin said in testimony before the state Assembly Monday.

Independence Day History Event

PISCATAWAY — Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and East Jersey Olde Towne Village invite you to celebrate our nation’s independence with Christian Johnson from the American Historical Theatre performing as Charles Willson Peale, perhaps Philadelphia’s most famous portrait painter.

Health Hints For Men Can Benefit The Entire Family

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – The month of June is traditionally a special time to celebrate the men in our lives. Just in time for National Men’s Health Week, June 14-20, and Father’s Day, June 20, TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization, offers a variety of tips and ideas to help improve a man’s health and also can benefit the entire family.

Five Easy, Inexpensive Paint Projects To Quickly Beautify Your Home

When time and money are in short supply, it’s hard to think about big remodeling projects. But with a little imagination and a small outlay for top quality 100% acrylic latex paint, you can quickly make big changes in the appearance of your home’s interior or exterior.

“Hands Across The Sand” Movement Protests Offshore Oil Drilling

STATE — Surfrider, Sierra Club and Clean Ocean Action are organizing New Jersey residents to participate in a national event called Hands Across the Sand. The event will oppose offshore oil drilling and the threat it poses to New Jersey’s coastal economy and marine environment.