IOWA CITY, Iowa—Registration is now open for the Oct. 23 ACT achievement test. Students who wish to take the college admission and placement exam must register before Sept. 17.
NEWARK — The COOP Exam is the high school entrance exam used by the Newark Archdiocese for students seeking admission into the ninth grade of a Catholic high school for September 2011.
MILLBURN — Paper Mill Playhouse announced casting for Hairspray last week. Directed by Matt Lenz, with choreography by Michele Lynch, Hairspray will run at the Millburn theatre from Sept. 22 through Oct. 24.
LINDEN — The Linden Free Public Library is developing a schedule for classes in the library’s computer lab provided courtesy of ConocoPhillips Bayway Refinery.
Dear EarthTalk: What are the differences between farmed versus wild salmon when it comes to human and environmental health? — Greg Diamond, Nashville, TN
CLARK — The Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will celebrate its annual Polish Harvest Festival “Dozynki” on Sunday, Sept. 19 at 4 p.m. This colorful event highlights 1,000 years of Polish tradition.
NEWARK—It is expected that over 21,000 women will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer and 15,000 women will lose their lives from the disease this year alone in the United States.
MONROE – Reservations for the American Girl Fashion Show to benefit Special Olympics New Jersey will begin Monday, Sep. 6. The fashion show will be held at the Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township, on Sunday, Oct. 24, with shows at 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
EDISON — The Edison Recreation Department will offer open volleyball for all community center-registered sixth through twelfth graders, beginning Tuesday, Sept. 21.