Dear EarthTalk: What is the environmental impact of so many people now using sites like Facebook and spending so much time online? — Bob Yearling, Paris, TX
ELIZABETH—Four young women, all students at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth, have earned recognition for their academic and all-around achievements at the all-female, Catholic college-prep high school.
But little did I know that this community service message would actually turn out to be a real commercial… Now I know how hard it is to do those other commercials on TV that look like a good way to earn some easy money.
STATE — New Jersey lighthouses and selected museums will again be hosting the “Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey” weekend on Saturday, Oct. 15 and Sunday, Oct. 16.
NEW BRUNSWICK — The Provident Bank Foundation recently supported The State Theatre Regional Arts Center in New Brunswick with a $10,000 grant as part of a multi-year pledge for its “Milk & Cookies” series.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Senior High School Class of 1981 will hold their 30th year reunion on Friday, Nov. 25, from 7-11:30 p.m.
EAST BRUNSWICK-Mid State Mall was and is still a popular strip mall along route 18. The mall first opened in Aug. of 1958, and some of the first stores there were: Acme, Grayson-Robinson, J.C. Penney, Miles Shoes and Safeway.
How many were fed up with the constant bally-hoo and repetition of Gov. Chris Christie being pushed for President? Now we have the answer. It is NO.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Public Library will be offering a Café Music Series during the month of October, featuring musicians from the New Jersey Folk Project.