Recreation & Lifestyle

Home Safety Month Tips For Seniors

EAST BRUNSWICK–June is “Home Safety Month,” an opportunity to educate and empower older adults and their families to take action and increase the safety of their homes. The aging population can continue to live safely and independently in their homes by implementing fall prevention and fire safety habits.

EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that the BP oil leak is much more of an environmental threat than previous spills from tankers, and if so why? — Nathan Gore, Pawtucket, RI

Linden Farmers Market

LINDEN – City residents will be able to buy fresh produce at a farmer’s market on Mondays from June 7 through October 25 between noon and 6 p.m. The market will be held at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, Wood Avenue at Knopf Street.

Cobra Brothers Kick Off Concert Series

WOODBRIDGE –The Barron Arts Center will present the Cobra Brothers on Thursday, June 17, at 8 p.m. to kick off “Red, White & Blues: Jazz & Blues from the Garden State,” a concert series running through the summer of 2010. Admission is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

Community Calendar

Flea Market • June 5 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Third Westminster Presbyterian Church, 780 Salem Ave. (corner of North Ave.), Elizabeth will host a flea market with 45 vendors, a bake table and lunch items available for purchase. Rain Date: June 12.