Dear EarthTalk: Where can I find information on which electronics and their manufacturers are greener than others, with regard to components, manufacturing processes and end use efficiency?
NEWARK–According to the National Mental Health Association, the holidays and post-holidays may be a time of depression for some individuals. The reasons for this increased unhappiness can stem from limited financial resources and family tensions to fatigue and unrealistic expectations.
LINDEN — The Linden Department of Public Property and Community Services will offer holiday ceramic classes on Thursday, Dec. 16, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, Linden.
LINDEN — The Linden Recreation Department is currently accepting applications for the upcoming 2011 summer playground and day camp season.
UNION — The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has announced the schedule of programs for December.
SCOTCH PLAINS — The works of two local artists are presently on exhibit at the NJ Blood Services (NJBS) South Avenue Gallery at 2279 South Avenue in Scotch Plains.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Raritan Bay Medical Center will hold several community events and support group meetings in December.
LINDEN — Literacy Volunteers of Union County (LV-UC), a non-profit organization that recruits and trains volunteers to work with adults seeking to improve their reading, writing or English conversation skills, will train new tutors starting in January.
My wife decided to upgrade her dinosaur cell phone to a “smartphone” and enlisted my help. Initially, we ran into the brick wall of decisions smartphone shoppers frequently face: How to choose among hundreds of available phones, pick the right service provider and predict which calling and data plan and other options would best fit her needs without breaking the bank?