Here’s more than you ever wanted to know about junk mail: Each year, direct mail creates 10 billion pounds of solid waste in the U.S. and costs local communities more than $1 billion in collection and disposal expenses – not to mention putting you at greater risk for identity theft if you don’t shred personalized mailings before tossing.
UNION COUNTY — Individuals who are interested in becoming a New Jersey law enforcement officer will have the opportunity to apply to become an Alternate Route candidate via the John H. Stamler Police Academy in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, Sept. 24.
SANDY HOOK–Clean Ocean Action (COA) invites citizens and organizations to participate in the 27th Annual Fall Beach Sweeps on Saturday, Oct. 20 at over 65 sites along the Jersey Shore. The Beach Sweeps begin at 9 a.m. and end at 12:30 p.m., rain or shine.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Department of Community Services, Division of Housing and Social Services, is encouraging non-profit organizations, municipal officials, police chiefs, library directors and school district officials to attend the annual meeting of Coming Home of Middlesex County.