Category: Letters & 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


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