Dear EarthTalk: Were Japan to close all its nuclear plants following the recent damage and radiation leaks from the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, what could its energy mix look like? Would it be able to provide all of its power in other ways? — Richard Miller, New York, NY

Cranford Farm Wins Award

MONROE — Dreyer Farms of Cranford was awarded the 2011 Century Farm Award by the New Jersey Agricultural Society at the Society’s annual dinner gala on March 26 in Monroe Township.

New Brunswick Man Stabbed To Death

NEW BRUNSWICK — Police are actively investigating the death of a New Brunswick resident who was stabbed to death on Sunday, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Peter Mangarella announced today.

Edison Celebrates National Public Health Week

EDISON — Each year since 1995, the first week of April as designated at National Public Health Week. This week is an important time to highlight local efforts and events working to educate and increase awareness about a number of topics and issues related to the public’s health.