In New Jersey, Highlands forests equal drinking water for over 5 million residents. In addition to the seven counties within the Highlands, nine counties entirely outside the region get at least some of their water from the Highlands.
CLARK – After 37 years of service as a member of the Clark Police Department, Chief Denis Connell is retiring, effective June 1, Clark Mayor Salvatore Bonaccorso announced this afternoon.
MADISON, Wis. — Although people from certain ethnic groups are at high risk for getting diabetes and should be screened, a new study suggests that such screenings are not being done as often as they should.
RAHWAY — RWJ Rahway Foundation unveiled its 2011 Donor Recognition Wall at the 5th annual celebration on Thursday, May 19.
Dear EarthTalk: What is “tar sands oil” and what is the controversy over possibly building a pipeline for it from Canada into the United States? — Bill Berkley, Omaha, NE
What a vicious society we live in, were ability may not be the name of the game. How positively sick is the fact as to what’s been happening in certain areas? How many can remember when it was noted how many personal family members were employed by the county? Did it ever change? Now we have the same in another direction.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK – Are you interested in art or horticulture? Explore your skills by attending the “Introduction to Painting in the Garden” workshop presented at the EARTH Center on Saturday June 25, from 10 a.m. to noon.
PISCATAWAY — The Diocese of Metuchen will host a free movie night on Wednesday, June 1, beginning at 7 p.m. at the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, 146 Metlars Lane, Piscataway.
UNION — The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Main Library during the month of June: