Category: Letters & Commentary

Fall in Love with the Pine Barrens

By Michele S. Byers When author John McPhee was researching his book The Pine Barrens in the mid-1960s, nobody knew exactly where this unique region started or ended. Its borders had...

March 22, 2013 | comments

March is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month

By The New Jersey Metro Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society   Multiple sclerosis is a life altering disease that affects each person in a unique and different way....

March 22, 2013 | comments

What Does the Sequester Mean for the Coast?

By The American Shore & Beach Preservation Association Have you had enough sequestration yet? Well, get used to it – many predict it’s the new normal in Washington, D.C., for...

March 22, 2013 | comments

How Winning Big Could Hurt Chris Christie

By Patrick Murray A big win in No­vem­ber is exactly what Chris Christie wants, right? It will increase his leverage with the legislature and bolster his 2016 selling point as...

March 15, 2013 | comments

Letters and Commentary

A Thank You to a Pre-Dawn Angel To the Editor: It was last Thursday that we were awoken at approximately 4:30 a.m. to the sound of someone pounding on our...

March 15, 2013 | comments