Category: Letters & Commentary

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Keep Kids Safe and Sober This Summer By Mary Pat Angelini   Did you know that more young people try alcohol for the first time during the summer months than...

July 26, 2013 | comments

Letters To The Editor

Park and Recreation Month: The Perfect Time to Clean Up To the Editor: July is Park and Recreation Month. Why not celebrate by helping to keep our parks and beaches...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Commentary

Honoring Two Conservation Trailblazers  By Michele S. Byers Bill Dana and John Waleski didn’t cross paths. Bill lived in northern New Jersey and John lived in the Pine Barrens before retiring...

July 12, 2013 | comments

Commentary

Love the Land? Try a Volunteer Vacation By Michele S. Byers If your idea of summer paradise is lounging on a beach, soaking up sun and snoozing in the ocean breezes,...

July 8, 2013 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Lautenberg Remembered as ‘Tireless Defender’ NJ Coastline To the Editor: Services were held recently for Sen. Frank Lautenberg, a great ocean champion and long-time friend of Clean Ocean Action. For nearly...

June 28, 2013 | comments

All Hail New Jersey’s Blueberry Queen

By Michele S. Byers Huge Jersey blue­­berries are one of summer’s greatest pleasures. It’s a fruit we take for granted. You may not know that today’s blueberries came directly from wild blueberry...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Go Slow, Expect Delays for July 4th Weekend

By Boat Owners Association of the United States Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) says this July 4th holiday week will be a doozy for America’s recreational boaters....

June 28, 2013 | comments

Be Cool, Stay Local and Beat Summer Heat

By Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders Monmouth County is the place you want to be, but its beaches and parks may be the places you need to be when...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Commentary

Mid-Year Progress Report on Monmouth County Shared Service Initiatives   By Thomas A. Arnone Monmouth County continues to grow in its leadership role in the field of shared services. We...

June 21, 2013 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Thank You and Farewell to an Environmental Champion   By Michele S. Byers Many folks view politicians with a jaundiced eye, and there’s plenty of evidence to justify their cynicism....

June 14, 2013 | comments

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