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?

Author Visits Linden Students

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.

Reward Offered For Return Of Dog

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.

Truly Green Energy Is Built In The Right Places

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.