WASHINGTON, D.C. — NASA has announced the discovery of a microorganism that is able to thrive and reproduce using the toxic chemical arsenic in the Mono Lake research area in California.
UTICA, N.Y. – More than half of U.S. adults (51 percent) say they will spend less on holiday gifts this year than they did in 2009, according to a Zogby Interactive Poll released this week.
CARTERET – Carteret’s EMS division recently acquired a new ambulance, partially funded by a $25,000 grant from the Investors Savings Bank Foundation, Mayor Dan Reiman and Carteret Fire Commissioner Randy Krum announced
(NAPSI)-Midterm elections, product recalls and high-profile job exits preoccupied online attention, but the Transocean oil rig explosion and the resulting spill that gushed nearly 5 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico transfixed the public and dominated online activity on Yahoo! in 2010.
NEWARK – The Office of the Attorney General and the State Division of Consumer Affairs have settled a lawsuit filed last year against an Elizabeth used car dealer.
TRENTON — How old are the oldest rocks in New Jersey and where are they located? Perhaps these questions haven’t exactly kept you up at night, but geologists have been wondering about them for a long time.
Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that New York City schools are trying out “Trayless Tuesdays” in their cafeterias in order to reduce waste. Why are trays such a big issue? And how can cutting them out on one day a week really make a difference?
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation will implement a new traffic pattern on Interstate 287 northbound over Possumtown Road in Piscataway Township so the left lane on the bridge can be reconstructed.
UNION – The Senior Department of the YM-YWHA of Union County will hold its annual Chanukah party and luncheon on Wednesday, Dec. 15 at 11:30 a.m.