Featured

New Jersey Celebrates National Donor Day

TRENTON — In recognition of Feb. 14 as National Donor Day, Health and Senior Services Commissioner Dr. Poonam Alaigh today encouraged New Jersey residents to register to become organ and tissue donors and make a commitment to give the gift of life to people in need of blood transfusions or organ and tissue transplants.

EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: Has the use of E-ZPass and similar programs to facilitate faster highway toll-paying cut down on traffic jams and therefore tailpipe pollution? Why do we need tolls at all?
— Dianne Comstock, New York, NY

Writer’s Block: I’m In The Mood For Love…

It’s easy to forget that February can be one of the coldest months of the year. It’s like winter’s last hurrah before the retreat is sounded. But then along comes Valentine’s Day with the kind of warmth that only a box of fine quality chocolates and a dozen or so of deep red roses could bring.