Scientists studying bee populations at Rutgers University say that it's not all sunshine and flowers for the hard-working honey makers.

Amateur beekeeper and U.S. 1 writer-editor Dan Aubrey turns to researcher Lars Chittka for context about how these winged insects keep the media buzzing.

The Lenape Nation of Pennsylvania's “Rising Nation River Journey,” a month-long canoe paddle down the Delaware River with stops along the way for public signings of a ceremonial friendship treaty, continues until August 20.

    Lawrence-based nonprofit HomeFront has selected COO Sarah Steward to succeed their founder, Connie Mercer.

    The Trenton Historical Society's Board of Trustees urges Thomas Edison State University to reconsider their sale of N.C. Wyeth's painting of George Washington's reception at Trenton on his inaugural journey in 1789.

    Thomas Edison State University has decided to sell its N.C. Wyeth painting “Reception to Washington on April 21, 1789, at Trenton On His Way To New York to Assume the Duties of the Presidency Of the United States.”

      Several area organizations are holding events to recognize Juneteenth, a holiday celebrating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans.

      Ever had a “bad mood” day when you felt stressed, anxious or gloomy — only to have your spirits lifted just by going outside and spending time in the fresh air and sunshine?

        A tribute to the legendary jazz saxophonist and Trenton native Richie Cole will be presented by Richie Cole’s family at the 1867 Sanctuary in Ewing on Sunday, May 1.

          After a two-year hiatus brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. 1 is bringing back its traditional summer fiction issue to be published during the last week in July, on Wednesday, July 27.

            The Womanspace Education and Community Outreach Committee is planning a “Turn the Town Teal Scavenger Hunt” in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Princeton Nursery School thanks its supporters and announces a new executive director.

              Meals on Wheels of Mercer County is honoring the 50th anniversary of the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program, and Allentown is celebrating the arrival of spring with its first Daffodil Days Festival.

                The Sankofa Collaborative, a coalition of five New Jersey cultural and historical organizations, celebrates five years of programming designed to help individuals in schools, museums, libraries, and civic groups research, present, and discuss African American history.

                  Fast-growing e-commerce companies looking for places to store their wares have set their sights on New Jersey, leaving planning experts contemplating just how much control state and local governments should have over where new warehouses can be constructed.

                    HomeFront holds its fifth annual Week of Hope, and volunteers are needed as both blood donors and as workers at blood drives.

                      February 8, more than $325 million of federal funding will be used to provide financial assistance and counseling for homeowners financially impacted by COVID-19. 

                        A new book from U.S. 1 founder Richard K. Rein and a new exhibit inspired by past reporting. 

                          John Reitmeyer, a budget and finance writer for NJ Spotlight, reported in December on policies that may be effective in reducing property taxes — a subject of much interest among New Jerseyans, whose property taxes are among the highest in the nation. 

                            The New Jersey Association for Aging Well offers gift ideas for older adults in a special edition of its "Aging Insights" program.

                              "We, the students of Westminster Choir College (WCC), undersigned, are concerned about our education, our institution, the impact inadequate facilities has on our education, the value that our degrees will hold upon graduation, and the quality of support that we receive from the administrati…

                                The Militia Museum in Lawrence features an exhibit on Pearl Harbor. And the New Jersey Conservation Foundation has advice on winter management of spotted lanternflies.

                                  As the holidays approach, New Jersey is gearing up for potential spikes in COVID cases and the impact of the recently discovered Omicron variant.

                                    As Thanksgiving approaches and minds and shopping lists turn to the annual day of overindulgence, area nonprofits are instead directing their attention to those who need extra help to ensure they have food to put on the table Thanksgiving day and every day.