Rengifo Completes Basic Training

GREAT LAKES, Ill. — Navy Seaman Apprentice Andres D. Rengifo, son of Luz M. Bastidas of Elizabeth and Jose W. Rengifo of Elizabeth, , recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

Theater Night Helps Hospice

WESTFIELD — The Center for Hope Hospice & Palliative Care Auxiliary is sponsoring a night at the theater to see Arthur Miller’s “A View From the Bridge,” presented by the Westfield Community Players on Friday, March 18.

Night Of Dance To Benefit United Way

BERKELEY HEIGHTS – Enjoy a fun-filled night with your significant other or friends as United Way of Greater Union County and the Summit, New Providence, Berkeley Heights Community Council hosts the first annual, “Night of Dance” on Saturday, Feb. 12, from 7–11 p.m. at The Berkeley Plaza, 735 Springfield Avenue, Berkeley Heights.


Dear EarthTalk: What is being done to enable ocean fish populations to rebound after being so over-fished? Are nations coming together on this in any way? — Deborah Kay, Milford, CT

First Graders Prove They Have The “Write Stuff”

EDISON — First graders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison celebrated the publication of their first books during a publishing party held on the morning of Jan. 14. To publish these books, the students selected their topics, researched them, wrote and edited their stories, and later adorned their books with colorful illustrations.