UNION COUNTY – Overlook Hospital has announced several upcoming community health events for January. Unless noted otherwise, call 1-800-247-9580 to register for any of these programs. All programs are free unless otherwise indicated.
SOUTH AMBOY – Dowdell Public Library is collecting DVDs, Blu-Ray discs, CDs and video games during the months of January and February.
LINDEN — Do you have free time that you would like to donate to a worthy cause? Would you like to meet new friends?
METUCHEN – The Diocese of Metuchen will honor two pro-life advocates during its annual Respect Life Mass to be held Jan. 23 at noon at St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral, 32 Elm Avenue in Metuchen. The 2011 award recipients are Theresa Borkes and Susan Williamson.
You’ll probably hate me for bringing this up, but it’s time to begin planning for your 2011 taxes – or at least, about the tax implications of your retirement account contributions.
Putting off for a paragraph or so my customary, bombastic analogies and gratuitous citing of metaphors, note that the Coen brothers’ re-creation of “True Grit” is a rip-roaring, sure as shootin’ adventure yarn, by cracky! To borrow from “The Lone Ranger” intro, it stirringly invites you to “Return with us to those thrilling days of yesteryear.”
LAWTON, Okla. — Army Pvt. Zachary A. Tully has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
Approximately 2,500 children each year in the US are born with defects of the neural tube—the part of a growing fetus that will become the brain and spinal cord—which can cause severe mental and physical disability or death.
Dear EarthTalk: What is happening to update and reform the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976, which I understand is considerably outdated and actually permits the use of thousands of chemicals that have never been adequately tested for safety?