Surprisingly, time was taken for granted until a railroad man figured out a solution
I ask for so little. I don’t want a mansion. I don’t want a fancy car. I don’t want a huge closet filled with designer clothes. I don’t want tons of money. Wait. On second thought, maybe I DO want tons of money. Anyway, you get my drift. I do not ask for much.
We continue our exploration of the “ribbons” that are Ewing’s western boundary, and comprise the Delaware Scenic Byway—the river, the canal, the towpath, railroad and road.
The point of marijuana is to consume it furtively, to be worried about the police catching you and putting you in jail. If you can just consume it, what’s the point?
Despite the daycare’s claims that they were observing the highest standards of precautions, the staff in direct contact with the children wore face shields rather than face masks and discouraged the children from wearing masks
'Aside from picking up foreign phrases and slang expressions that would be unintelligible otherwise, I found I enjoyed the experience of reading along with the action'
In 1881, a clergyman by the name of William Bowen acquired a 5-acre boarding school for boysand transformed it into the Bordentown Military Institute
In a letter issued to Mayor John T. Ryan dated July 6, 2022, Senator Shirley K. Turner (15th District) advised that the State allocated $725,000 to Lawrence Township in the Fiscal Year 2023 Budget for the study and design of a new emergency management operations facility, tentatively called …
The Waughs were an extremely gifted family of artists that spanned three generations. You might say that if paint were in their blood, it would be viewed in many colors and shades of the rainbow
FoHVOS proposed a plan for conservation and community outreach for Reptile Rescue, beginning with education and action to protect turtles from local traffic
Matt Morton is a graphic artist who is making art full time, for clients who need screen printing, logos designed and other custom artwork
"It was Easter Sunday, one of the many holidays that I don’t celebrate. Since the sky was blue and the wind strong, I decided to take my grandchildren to the field behind Hopewell Elementary for some opportune kite-flying."
Although its location on Main and Crosswicks Streets was always referred by residents as “Borden’s Corner,” Samuel Burr's easy manner and reputation would eventually justify its new name as “Burr’s Corner.”
The Winter Olympics just finished in February 2022, with classic events like Curling and new sports like Women’s Monobob, which sounds like it has something to do with cutting your own hair
The art of nature enthralls many. The art of nature, birds and flight enthrall Ernest Silagyi. He is an artist still making art at age 90. He has been carving decoys for 75 years
Wordle. I bet you’ve heard of it, played it, failed at it, triumphed over it, cursed at it and maybe even cheated on it. It’s the latest online word game that has everyone captivated. Dare I say obsessed? I studiously avoided the game like the plague. At first. NOW? I am a Wordle fanatic.
Several days before the start of the Easter and Passover holiday weekend, our Health Officer, Keith Levine, expressed his concern about the steady increase in Covid-19 cases in our area and the expectation of an uptick following the weekend when many people will gather to celebrate the holiday.
May 2022. Mother Nature continues to awaken from her winter rest, and is festively adorning herself in bright colors and dancing among a limitless palette of greens. Unfortunately we still find ourselves working our way through the thorny Covid brambles, trying desperately to finally arrive …
Rebecca Swan is a Hamilton-based artist and is full of energy, as is her work. Her large swirling colorful works are bright, bold and adventurous
Getting the Foxmoor Shopping Plaza rehabilitated and thriving again has been a priority of the Township for the better part of a decade.
Director of Public Safety is one of the hats I wear for Robbinsville, but no one will ever confuse me with Miller Huggins—manager of the fabled 1927 New York Yankees featuring the likes of Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Tony Lazzeri.
Under the tutelage of Rev. John Brakeley, the Bordentown Female College became one of the premier educational locations in the country in the 1850's, due to the simple fact that few female colleges existed during this period
"For most people in New Jersey, the decision of where to go on a winter vacation is pretty simple—head south, toward warmer weather. I say that’s for the birds."
My father had a pair of pants that he only wore on Christmas. For, like, over 25 years. The pants were bright red and green plaid polyester. These pants are legendary in our family. For our family, these pants signified Christmas.
I’ve been holding the topic of this column for several months, having decided it would be an appropriate one for the February column, since February celebrates Black History month.
If you’ve lived in Hopewell Valley for any length of time, odds are you have seen groups of people in orange vests walking up and down local streets picking up litter and recyclables