Sunday, February 25, 2018

You Never Know Who’s Listening

I have often thought that of all the superhero powers, the coolest would be the ability to be invisible. You could roam the earth listening in on private conversations,...

At Harry Potter Camp, Tomorrow’s Teachers Thrive

At a time when the teaching profession in the United States has come under a great deal of scrutiny, a group of Plainsboro teenagers is reaffirming what is best...

Our Topsy-Turvy World

I feel the earth move under my feet,I feel the sky tumblin’ down…- Carole KingAfter seismic rumblings in the financial markets all summer and continuing aftershocks in the economy,...

Stories of the Times

It is a time in history when you are better off ignoring the television news and reading that good summer novel instead of the newspapers. The headlines only make...

Dealing With Pre-College Apprehension

Some people say that the teenage years are the hardest to get through and I’d have to agree. It’s the summer before I head off to college, and after...

Reflections on the Casey Anthony Acquittal

I was on the beach when I heard of Casey Anthony’s acquittal, the news delivered to me by the woman on the next blanket over. She had just learned...

No Place Like Home

One of the nicest things about traveling is being able to come home again. I have recently returned from three of the most gorgeous places on earth: California, Hawaii,...

Perils of Text/E-Mail Communication

It is one of the biggest ironies of modern life that there are so many more ways to communicate, and yet the road to misunderstanding is more riddled with...

Men in Power Setting Bad Examples as Role Models

I have many men in my life that I adore: brothers, my father, father-in-law, and of course, the two who live in my house and give me great joy....

Cranbury-Plainsboro Little League Celebrates 25th Anniversary

The Cranbury Plainsboro Little League, which started out with a handful of kids playing on land where cows used to graze, is celebrating its silver anniversary this year —...

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State, local officials go to war with embattled Trenton Water Works

The water flowing out of the taps of Trenton Water Works’ customers is safe to drink. But, with repeated operational issues eroding trust in the quality of water, scores of local and state officials are working to ensure it stays that way.