Donate blood this weekend

New Jersey Blood Services is conducting blood drives that are open to the public and scheduled as follows: Friday, February 5, 2016, Scotch Plains Donor Center, 2279 South Ave, Scotch Plains 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Saturday, February 6, 2016, Scotch Plains Donor Center,…

Terrorism is a crime, and nothing more

Americans are reacting to events around the world like spoiled children, cowering in the face of rare, isolated threats from far way. Terrorism is the use of violence in order to intimidate a population or government in order to effect political, religious,…

Sanders defeats Clinton in Iowa caucus

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders and wife, Jane, smile as the crowd cheers them in Des Moines, Iowa.

A harrowing night watching returns that showed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ahead in the initial vote counting after the Iowa caucuses, late reporting areas allowed Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders to pick up the lead and count a victory in the first…