Randolph: Pain Relief and Wellness Center Health Hosts Community Wellness Day

Source: Dr. David Simon, co-owner of Randolph Pain Relief and Wellness Center, has been the driving force behind the Community Wellness Day event that has taken place at Randolph Middle School three times over the past four years. For many residents, businesses, and...

Best For Babes Campaign Calls For End to “Parent Shaming” and “Breastfeeding Booby Traps”

Source: Human milk saves the lives of medically fragile infants every day. Yet, millions of parents are still being prevented from achieving their personal infant feeding goals, from donating or accessing human milk, and from obtaining positive, ethical and...

Metuchen High Schoolers Simulate Drunk Driving Crash; Glowing Plastic Wrap Detects Food Microbes

Source: Students at Metuchen’s St. Joseph’s High School staged a drunken driving crash and held a mock trial as a way to raise awareness about the dangers of driving under the influence. There were simulations of what happens when an intoxicated driver gets behind the...

Petersburg: Creamery Specializing In Sheep’s Milk Being Established

Source: Shore News Today Lambs suckle in a misty field off Route 610 in the Petersburg section of Upper Township, the first generation of a new flock and the start of a new sheep’s milk creamery. Bill and Barbara Simmerman plan to eventually sell fresh sheep’s milk, as well as...

Notorious Toms River Superfund site gets 5 more years of water testing

Source: Asbury Park Press When will Reich Farm be taken off the Superfund list? The answer, it appears, is not any time soon. Instead, Dow Chemical is working with Suez Water to devise a groundwater testing procedure that will continue for at least the next five years. After...

ACME offers easy ways to help feed North Jersey’s hungry families this spring

Source: North For many low-income families across the country, the spring and summer months also bring rising food insecurity, or unreliable access to food. According to recent statistics from Feeding America, one million people in the state will face hunger and, of...