EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: What specific issues and protections are covered by the Food Safety Modernization Act recently signed into law? — P. Palmerino, New York, NY

Woodbridge Issues Flood Alert

WOODBRIDGE – Mayor John E. McCormac and the Woodbridge Township Office of Emergency Management announced that the National Weather Service has issued a storm and flood watch advisory that includes Woodbridge Township for Wednesday, March 9 through noon on Friday, March 11.

Political Machine Seeks School Control In Elizabeth

ELIZABETH — Three sitting members of the Board of Education will be challenged by a slate of newcomers recruited by the city’s political machine to disrupt reformers’ primary election efforts aimed at displacing state Sen. Raymond Lesniak, the power broker who is sponsoring legislation to privatize public education.