Topographical Studies

EDISON — Eighth graders in Noreen Jafri’s earth science class at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison recently used topographic map symbols and their knowledge of contour lines to explore features of USGS (United States Geological Survey) topographical maps.

Raising Up an Orwellian Generation

When my granddaughter was a baby, she was blissfully unaware of the fact that she was under constant surveillance. Between her doting parents, her equally doting grandparents and a baby monitor that was always turned on and tuned in, there was little she could do that went undetected.

Top 10 craziest Tea Party quotes of all time

Remember that old show, “Children say the darndest things?” In this political climate, largely fueled by the tea party movement and a host of “not-ready-for-prime-time” hopefuls for elected office, that show could easily be revamped. There are obviously quite a…