Dear EarthTalk: What is happening to update and reform the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976, which I understand is considerably outdated and actually permits the use of thousands of chemicals that have never been adequately tested for safety?

Low Testosterone: Is Hormone Replacement Right for You?

SCOTCH PLAINS – As men age, their testosterone levels may decline, leading some to lose their desire for sex. Testosterone replacement can be safe and effective in boosting male sex drive. Find out if testosterone replacement is right for you at a special program Jan. 12 at 6 p.m. at the RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center in Scotch Plains.

Church Hosts Winter Festival Concert By The Imperial Brass

SCOTCH PLAINS — Hear Imperial Brass perform its Winter Festival Concert on Sunday, Jan. 23 at 3 p.m. at its home base, Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains. Imperial Brass is a 30-piece brass ensemble known throughout New Jersey for performing a diverse array of musical numbers.

Cross-town Pen Pals

CLARK– Second grade students in Jennifer Lewis’s class at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School have an old fashioned pen and paper relationship with Gail Lombardi’s second grade students at Valley Road Elementary School in Clark.

Cranford Students Donate More Than 750 Gifts To Children At Cerebral Palsy League

CRANFORD – Last month, Santa made his annual delivery of toys donated by the students of the Orange Avenue School in Cranford to the young children and students of the Cerebral Palsy League (CPL), also in Cranford.

Circus Act At Clark School

CLARK – The students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently enjoyed a day with the National Circus Project. The students participated in various circus-themed activities throughout the day. The hands-on workshops were a fun mix of physical education and cultural arts programs.