Opinion

Coastal Conservation Trailblazer: Dery Bennett

Most of us view the Jersey Shore as a place for a summer vacation or a day at the beach. But to Derickson W. Bennett, the coast was much more: a complex ecosystem, a habitat for wildlife, and a way of life. Our coast lost what may have been its greatest advocate when Dery passed away on Dec. 15 at the age of 79.

Complimenting Christie’s Choices

Gov.-elect Chris Christie has made some very good decisions as the incoming chief executive of New Jersey. The outgoing governor has seen fit to promote, appoint and generally impair the plans, which Gov.-elect Christie set forth in his campaign.

Injustice Must Be Confronted And Stopped

If there is a wave of crime sweeping over Rahway, there has been precious little said about it, but I can devise a number of ways to curb fraud without encroaching on the right of the people to peaceably assemble and petition for the redress of grievances.

Think Fire Safety This Holiday Season

For most of us, the holidays represent a treasured time of year, and we work hard to make it special for the people we care about most. We decorate our homes with great thought and detail, and entertain friends and family by hosting parties and cooking elaborate meals and treats.