SOUTH AMBOY—Reader Elizabeth Szylagi remembers Balogh’s shoemaker shop was on Broadway in the 1940s.
For the past 40 years, Earth Day celebrations, big and small, have taken place in Rahway, New Jersey.
JERSEY CITY – To celebrate Earth Day, The Provident Bank will offer eco-friendly grocery bags to the first 100 customers at each of its 80 plus branches on April 22.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK—Earth Day has long been a time to think globally and act locally. That’s why on Thursday, April 22, Middlesex County’s office of Rutgers Cooperative Extension invites you to celebrate the 40th birthday of the modern environmental movement, with Earth Day at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park , 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick, from 4 to 7 p.m.
RAHWAY—Arts Guild New Jersey will present BABYDOLL, an exhibition of art by women artists who’s work comments on the contemporary perception and image of women, curated by the executive director of Arts Guild New Jersey, Lawrence Cappiello.
STATE –Tonight’s Mega Millions lottery jackpot is worth $143 million, while Wednesday’s Powerball top prize is $252 million.
Dear EarthTalk: What are the major threats to the Great Lakes in the United States and what’s being done to address them? — Saul G., Racine, WI
Earth Day is coming soon – April 22. Celebrate the wondrous benefits of trees and make a wise investment by planting a shade tree in your yard!
“Going green” is a hot topic these days. More and more people are trying to make changes that reduce energy usage, minimize landfill waste and support environmental sustainability. In fact, 90 percent of Americans say they buy green products at least sometimes, according to market researcher Mintel.
NEW BRUNSWICK– Rutgers will open its New Brunswick and Piscataway campuses and classrooms to the public for the second annual Rutgers Day on April 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.