Dear EarthTalk: Oceans are in big trouble and I understand President Obama is creating a high level ocean council to address them. What are the major issues? — Steve Sullivan, Bothell, WA
CLARK—Clark Recreation is looking for all women that want to get fit, keep active, and have fun with their friends and neighbors playing the sport of softball.
RAHWAY—Mayor James Kennedy and Sandy Erwin, executive director of the Union County Performing Arts Center, are inviting area residents to hear the city’s recently acquired Fazioli F228 Grand Piano, considered by many to be the finest concert pianos constructed in the world today.
Every parent has likely witnessed their child being negative from time to time – about school, about homework, perhaps about him or herself. What should you do when your child’s pessimism leads to poor grades and problems at school?
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present legendary New York disc jockey and author Pete Fornatale for a program celebrating the recent 40th anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival.
CRANFORD—Actress and historian Monica Hoffman will perform in a one-woman show entitled “Determined Spirit: The Story of Amelia Earhart,” which reveals the life and legacy of the world’s most celebrated female aviator.
TRENTON – New Jersey’s trout season officially opens on Saturday, April 10, at 8 a.m., and Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin encouraged residents and visitors to enjoy time outdoors and experience the thrill of catching some fabulous fish.
STATE – The Powerball lottery jackpot is $103 million for Saturday night’s drawing, and the Mega Millions prize has reached $63 million for tonight’s drawing.
COLONIA—Imagine living up to a legacy that no one can remember.
Sky Girl and the Superheroic Legacy, a new young adult novel from Joe Sergi, tells the story of DeDe Christopher, an average high school sophomore with dreams of winning the National Gymnastic Tournament and dating the school quarterback.
UNION – Kean University will host The Veil: Visible and Invisible Spaces, curated by Jennifer Heath, now through May 10, in the Karl and Helen Burger Art Gallery, located in the Maxine and Jack Lane Center for Academic Success Building, 1000 Morris Ave. in Union.