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Dear EarthTalk: What is “BPA” used in plastics, and why should I worry about it? Are there certain household items or food containers to avoid because of BPA? — Tina Sillers, via e-mail

Wedding Announcement

CLARK — Danielle Fidurski, daughter of William and Lorraine Fidurski of Clark, and Mark Miller, son of Henry and Lillian Miller, also of Clark, were united in marriage on Aug. 14 at Saint Agnes Church in Clark. The reception was held at the Colonia Country Club.

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RAHWAY — While reading “Yang the Third,” a story about a Chinese family struggling to adapt to American traditions, Ms. Bechelli’s class at Grover Cleveland School researched Chinese culture and history.