State Official Encourages Healthy Eating During National Nutrition Month

TRENTON — March is National Nutrition Month, a time to call attention to the importance of healthy eating. In keeping with this year’s theme, “Eat Right with Color,” Health and Senior Services Commissioner Dr. Poonam Alaigh encourages New Jerseyans to include a colorful variety of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins and dairy products in their daily diet.

EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: Vice-President Joe Biden announced a commitment by the Obama administration of $53 billion to high speed rail. Isn’t it about time?

AAA Offers Spring Car Care Tips

STATE – Corrosive substances used by road crews – including winter road salt and brine, as well as the residual slush that splashes on vehicles after snowy days – plus, grime and oxidization can easily turn a showroom car into a rust-bucket.

4-H Spring Cleaning Clothing Drive

EAST BRUNSWICK — Clean out your closets and help support 4-H. Middlesex County’s 4-H Association by donating to the clothing drive at the 4-H Center, 645 Cranbury Rd. East Brunswick on the corner of Cranbury and Fern Roads.