Friday, October 30, 2020

Doing our civil duty

As citizens of this great country, we understand that we have a responsibility to thoughtfully and actively participate in our democracy as we work to uphold the values and principles it purports to represent. This is our civic duty.

The gospel of wealth from Scotsman Andrew Carnegie

Carnegie Hall, the Carnegie Corporation, the Carnegie Hero Fund, the Peace Palace in The Hague, Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie libraries, and I can go on and on. Andrew Carnegie left his mark everywhere. Even in Princeton, where he left Lake Carnegie for the crew team.

Exploring the potential restoration of Gropp’s Lake

Whether or not it makes sense to restore Gropp Lake, we should always make an effort to understand what came before—and what’s been left behind.

In the Game of Cones, you win or you die of sleep deprivation

Hamilton Post columnist Sam Sciarrotta and her friends created a real-life version of Cones of Dunshinre, a tabletop game from "Parks and Recreation." What was it like to play a fictional game?

10 ****ing years later: my role in Syracuse basketball’s most ‘overrated’ scandal

Ten years later, some Syracuse fans are still hopping mad that anyone could think basketball star Gerry McNamara was overrated. Writer Rob Anthes reflects on the role he played in the "overrated" scandal.

Superintendent and police chiefs defend West Windsor-Plainsboro school cops plan

The following is an op-ed by WW-P Superintendent David Aderhold, West Windsor Police Chief Robert Garofalo and Plainsboro Police Chief Guy Armour.

True story: hope does love company

Hope Loves Company is a Hopewell-based nonprofit organization. Its mission is to provide educational and emotional support to children and young adults who had or have a loved one with ALS.

A homage to Bruce Springsteen/the soul of New Jersey

Bruce Springsteen is New Jersey; New Jersey is Bruce Springsteen.

Ewing then and now: all aboard the Bel Del rail line

There’s one important aspect of the area that is truly historic (and on the National Register of Historic Places), and still very much used: the path along the feeder canal.

Bordentown community raising money for man battling brain, stomach and liver cancer

As a community, we have come together to show our unconditional support for Michael and his family and are holding a Beef and Beer event on Feb. 17, 2018 at the Bordentown Elks.

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UPDATED: McGalliard Elementary closed as 7 Hamilton schools see COVID-19 cases

At Hamilton High West and McGalliard Elementary School, there were two unrelated COVID-19 cases, leading to the shutdown of the buildings.