Monday, September 16, 2019

Out of Shape After the Winter Hibernation

There are distinct issues that arise with gaining weight, and I’m not just talking about those that are health-related, such as diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease. The most immediate...

Complex Simplicity: Hidden Hamilton (and other nearby nature)

By Peter DabbeneWhen I was a kid, hiking might have been the last thing on my preferred activities list. As I’ve gotten older, and life becomes increasingly dominated by...

Nature in the Valley: Summer may be ending, but outdoor time is vital as ever

Labor Day marks the time families conclude their summer vacations and plan their back-to-school transition. Hopefully, you’ve taken the opportunity to change up your routine and recharge

Celebrate this school year while preparing for next year’s goals

Before we welcome the more relaxed pace of summer, I want to take a few moments to highlight some of this year’s accomplishments.

Looking Back: Why Do We Have a Regional School District?

The origins of the West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional School District go back to the early 1950s, when residential development began to increase in Princeton Township. At that time Princeton High...

Nature in the Valley: Nesting boxes a boon for threatened kestrels

Six boxes have already been occupied

Dr. Ken and the Meaning of Patriotism

This past Sunday we celebrated our nation’s 234th birthday with fireworks, barbecue, and apple pie on a holiday that reminds us that we live in the greatest country in...

Farming is still part of life in West Windsor

No matter how many houses you see in the residential developments around West Windsor, you can’t go very far without seeing a corn field.

A grace-ful life in Wilburtha

The big farmhouse (later to be known as “Hill’s Hollow”) on Wilburtha Road was the beloved home of many in the DeGrave family.

Remembering an Old Friend

As we marked this season of graduation and valedictory, I was reunited with my long-lost high school yearbook, which turned up on a dusty shelf at my parents’ house....

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Kmart to close Hamilton location this year

Hamilton’s Kmart will be closing this fall, a victim of the chain’s troubled finances. The location at the intersection at Kuser Road and White Horse Avenue in Hamilton is one of four New Jersey stores in this round of shutterings.