If you’re able to make charitable donations, whether cash, material goods or volunteering your time, make sure the organizations deserve your support.
Dear EarthTalk:I work at a fast food place and I am appalled by the amount of unpurchased food we throw away. Where can I turn for help on this, so the food could instead go to people in need?
CLARK – The Board of Education will recognize 19 Clark students who earned perfect scores on the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge test at tonight’s regular board meeting.
LINDEN – Children’s book author Sarah Sullivan recently visited Linden School Eight to share her stories and assist third and fourth grade students in brainstorming and writing their own personal narratives.
ELIZABETH–How could a book rejected by 26 publishers end up selling 15 million copies and touching people in such a way that it is considered a phenomenon?
MOUNTAINSIDE – New Jerseyans e-filed a record 2.87 million federal income tax returns during 2010 for tax year 2009, up 3.3 percent from last year’s total of 2.78 million e-filers.
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. – Freshman Andrew Kirey scored the final five points of the game, as the Kean University men’s basketball team erased a 15-point second half deficit to defeat host Delaware Valley College, 81-78, in the season-opener on Monday evening.
OLD BRIDGE — Associated Humane Societies/Popcorn Park is offering a $1,000 reward for the return of a German Shepherd/Labrador Retriever mix that might have been stolen from her family’s own Old Bridge backyard.
Here in one of the most densely developed states in America, we still have lots of space for solar panels and other renewable energy facilities. Parking lots, rooftops and reclaimed industrial sites, or “brownfields,” are often ideal locations, since they are close to energy consumers and don’t harm natural resources.