Monday, October 22, 2018

Is Trenton Councilwoman Kathy McBride planning mayoral run?

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Keeping Up with the Times

There are times I miss being a television news reporter; last week was not one of them. I am glad I was not reporting on the Boston bomb blasts,...

Hoping for Korea

One of the best perks of having friends and family all over the world — as so many of us do these days — is that you have an...

More changes coming to Trenton-Mercer

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Minutes From Somewhere Else: Yearlong Bencivengo saga leaves tragic results

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Taking a Lesson from the Kids

There were two things I loved about working in broadcast news. The deadlines were absolute, perfect for a procrastinator like me. If your story was not shot and edited...

Betting on Black: A flood of troubles

Dozing under a gently swaying palm tree, on a luxurious lounge chair, baking in the warm island sun, listening to the crashing music of the waves … Pop! Ah,...

Complex Simplicity: Now we are 40

The title of this column was inspired by A.A. Milne (author of the Winnie-the-Pooh books), and his child’s verse collection Now We Are Six. Some might call my title...

Bring It On, Westboro

The Westboro Baptist Church is a hate group infamous for its intolerance toward gay people. The group announced a few weeks ago that this week, it would picket outside...

Minutes from Somewhere Else: Robin Hood, St. Patrick and the complex truth of this Irish...

Four Irish-Catholic teenagers and their Scottish-born mother abandoned the family farm, fearfully leaving their home due to the strife of 1920s Ireland. Scorned by the Irish for their Scottish...