Dear EarthTalk: Are Atlantic bluefin tuna really about to go extinct? What are the contributing factors and what is being done to try to head off this tragedy? — Edward Jeffries, Norwalk, CT
NEW BRUNSWICK — Alfredo’s Restaurant and New Brunswick Elks Lodge 324 are sponsoring a dinner at the Elks Lodge at 40 Livingston Avenue in New Brunswick on Sunday, Jan. 30, to raise funds for Eric LeGrand, a Rutgers University football player who was seriously injured in October.
If someone gave you a $50 bill, you probably wouldn’t just stick it in a drawer and forget it. But that’s essentially what happens to billions of dollars worth of gift cards each year – people either lose or forget about them, or never use up their balances.
CLARK – Mother Seton Regional High School in Clark will hold an informal open house on Tuesday, Jan. 25, from 7:30 – 9 p.m. The event is open to fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls and their parents.
UNION — SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) will present a series of four seminars to provide free business counseling to small businesses and people who want to start their own business.
LEWISBURG, Pa. — Clark resident Ryan M. Collins was named to the dean’s list at Bucknell University for outstanding academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2010-11 academic year.
YORK, Pa. – Two Clark students were named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2010 semester at York College of Pennsylvania.
CLARK – Fourth grade students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently completed a research and media project on the history of the Lenape Indians.
STATE — The New Jersey Tree Foundation is offering free two-year-old trees (1’ – 2’ tall) to celebrate Arbor Day 2011 in New Jersey.