I am an evangelical Christian missionary from a conservative church who can trace my awakening to global climate change to the “lifting of a blanket.” I know that phrase is often used metaphorically. Political posturing and skepticism has long been used like a blanket to smother any sort of serious response to climate change.
The Warrior River borders the University of Alabama campus, separating old Tuscaloosa from up-scale housing developments to the north. Tuscaloosans know a “north of the river” address connotes six-figure incomes.
New Jersey’s oldest weekly newspaper is the topic of conversation in Arizona this week, as a schools superintendent addresses charges that she plagiarized material from our website. For details, read Hayley Ringle’s article from the Arizona Republic.
UTICA, N.Y. – Voters blame investors speculating on future oil prices for rising gasoline costs which are approaching the $4 mark, according to a new IBOPE ZOGBY poll.
WASHINGTON, D.C.– California is a model of sensible gun laws. Its universal background check system, strong gun dealer regulations, and assault clip ban are just some of the laws that provide a roadmap to preventing gun violence. New Jersey ranked second on the scorecard, while Arizona, Alaska, and Utah do not have a single common sense gun law on their books, according to the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.
EDISON — Nearly 200 children aged 6-11 and their families volunteered to go back to school on a beautiful afternoon last Saturday, April 30. But it was for a great cause.
WOODBRIDGE – While Mayor John E. McCormac of Colonia is unchallenged in next month’s Democratic primary, his slate of council candidates will face some opposition.
LAURENCE HARBOR — Thirty-three students from Middlesex County College joined dozens of other volunteers at Laurence Harbor Waterfront Park April 30 to clean the beach.
EDISON — Menlo Park Mall invites moms to let their hair down at the 2rd Annual National Mom’s Nite Out on Thursday, May 5 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sponsored by StriVectin, this free event is a guilt-free excuse for moms to take the night off to relax and enjoy a celebration of motherhood.