Despite high-profile media attention, the odds of having your credit or debit card number stolen by crooks remains at historically low levels. That said, it’s always good to know what to do in case lightening does strike and someone fraudulently uses your card.
CRANFROD – The Cranford Chamber of Commerce will welcome a new member business tonight, Dec. 19.
If you could travel back in time to the end of the Civil War, you’d be amazed to see that New Jersey had virtually no forests. Beginning in colonial times, vast primeval forests filled with centuries-old trees were cleared for timber and agriculture.
NEWARK – The Alzheimer’s Association’s Greater New Jersey Chapter will present “Caregiver: Are Your Needs Being Met?” on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Forest Hill Health Care Center, 497 Mt. Prospect Avenue, Newark.
Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that gas furnaces cost less to run and burn cleaner than their oil counterparts? If I make the switch, how long should I expect it to take for me to pay back my initial investment? And are there any greener options I should consider? — Veronica Austin, Boston, MA
WATCHUNG – Mount Saint Mary Academy will hold its annual Christmas Concert on Sunday, Dec. 18 at 3 p.m. The
PLAINFIELD — Plainfield resident Joel Mercado, 17, has been named one of four finalists for a Libby Award for Male Street Teamer of the Year by peta2, PETA’s youth division.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School’s SMAC (Student Movement Against Cancer), along with faculty moderator Edward Thornton and the New Jersey Blood Services, hosted a blood drive on Dec. 13.
UNION – On Sunday, Dec. 18, the Teen Challenge Choir from the Newark campus will visit Calvary Assembly of God and take part in the 6:30 p.m. Missionary Sunday worship service.