Next time you’re tempted to lecture your kids about wasting too much time on video games, first check out which games they’re playing – it turns out they may actually be learning important life lessons.
SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA will host a free basketball clinic in partnership with Fundamental B-Ball, LLC and Coach Rich Brunson on Monday, June 27.
Dear EarthTalk: I thought “farm raised” was the way to go when buying fish, to avoid mercury contamination. But are there other concerns about farm raised that make some fish a poor choice for good health?
HIGHLAND PARK — The Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County invites you to “Singles Summer Fest” for Jewish singles ages 45-60 on Sunday, July 10 from 8-10:30 p.m. at Mei Garden Cuisine, 229 Raritan Avenue, Highland Park.
CRANFORD—Learn about “Musical Instruments from Around the World” at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue on Wednesday, June 22, at 7:30 p.m.
HILLSIDE – Charlene Walker of Community Access Unlimited has been named the 2011 New Jersey Direct Support Professional of the Year by the American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR).
SOUTH AMBOY – The South Amboy Branch YMCA extended a special congratulations to several Y employees that graduated this month.
LINDEN — Diana Perrine of Linden School No. 10 reflects on the meaning of Flag Day and the sacrifice our armed forces make every day
EDISON — Shawn Zwonar of Edison, an engineering science student who graduated from Middlesex County College in May, received the 2010-2011 Edison Chamber of Commerce/Annamae Baerenbach Annual Business Scholarship. The award was presented at the chamber’s annual meeting June 14.