Dear EarthTalk: How are wild dolphins faring on the high seas? Recent reports of dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico may well be due to last year’s BP oil spill, but I imagine there are many threats to dolphins from pollution, human overfishing and other causes.
CLARK — The Township of Clark Give and Share Throughout the Year Program will be collecting health and beauty items during the month of June. Items can be dropped off at the Clark Municipal Building, 430 Westfield Avenue, Room 18, between 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
METUCHEN — Join more than 100 visual and performing artists at Metuchen’s month-long arts celebration on Friday evenings, June 3, 10, 17 and 24 — from 6 to 10 p.m.
CLARK — The Clark community recently enjoyed a musical performance by the Arthur L. Johnson High School Concert Band, Jazz Band and Chorus in the school’s auditorium.
CLIFTON – Several Union and Middlesex county students were among the 400 that received diplomas from the Clifton and Dover campuses of Dover Business College last month.
EAST RUTHERFORD – State Fair Meadowlands will hold a job fair on Saturday, June 11, to fill positions for its 19-day fair at the Meadowlands Fairgrounds, which runs from June 24-July 10.
CLARK – Several veterans recently visited Valley Road School in Clark for a service to commemorate Memorial Day and the sacrifices of all whom served in the armed forces.
WORCESTER, Mass. — Theresa Renna of Clark, a freshman majoring in biology and biotechnology, was named to Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Dean’s List for academic excellence for the spring 2011 semester.
PLAINFIELD/SCOTCH PLAINS — On Saturday, May 21, Homefirst Interfaith Housing & Family Services held its second annual Spring Planting Celebration at the organization’s community gardens in Scotch Plains and Plainfield.