Continue The Fight Against Alzheimer’s

In 2007, former Gov. Jon S. Corzine signed legislation that permanently designated the first Monday in November as Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Day in New Jersey, which falls on November 7 this year. That action was a direct result of the efforts of our New Jersey Alzheimer’s disease advocates.


Dear EarthTalk: Most gold mining operations use cyanide to extract gold from surrounding rock. What are the environmental implications of this, and are there alternatives? — J. Pelton, via e-mail

JVS To Hold Fifth Annual Creative Maturity Expo

WEST ORANGE – If you are a Baby Boomer, then the fifth annual JVS Creative Maturity Expo is tailored for you. The expo is a program with the motto “Redefining Life’s Potential – Refinement not Retirement.” Join in the day’s activities on Sunday, Nov. 6th at the JCC MetroWest, 760 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.