It’s easy to understand the frustrations expressed by a friend who was pondering our planet’s environmental challenges.
It wasn’t hackers this time. In fact, a group of environmental and social justice organizations representing millions of Canadians blacked out their websites for 24 hours this past June 4 to protest efforts by Canada’s conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper to push through a budget bill that would significantly weaken environmental protections.
CARTERET — Mayor Dan Reiman and Councilman Skippy Sitarz have announced that the borough has introduced a range of new field trips that will coincide with its already popular Summer Recreation series.
UNION COUNTY – Union County residents are invited to enjoy a series of nature walks through local forests this fall, guided by experts from the Rutgers Cooperative Extension. The excursions are part of a free training course in trees and tree care that leads to certification as a Master Tree Steward.
PERTH AMBOY — The local U.S. Marine Corps Reserve will be sponsoring the 5th Annual “Christmas in July” cookout luncheon for campers at Kiddie Keep Well Camp on Saturday, July 28.