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February’s magic moments at Guadalcanal

Whoever made the calendar had some days leftover, so they made February. With not enough days to be a real month, February had a...

A cleaner, greener New Jersey

By Michele S. Byers What will New Jersey be like in 30 years? If bold recommendations from Gov. Phil Murphy’s Environment and Energy Transition Team...

While bats hibernate, scientists hope for survival

By Michele S. Byers As temperatures cool and daylight hours shorten, New Jersey’s non-migrating bats have gone into hibernation. For the last decade, hibernation for New...

The land before time: N.J.’s Kittatinny Ridge and Valley

By Michele S. Byers Do you remember watching "The Land before Time" and wondering if Littlefoot and his cadre of dinosaur friends would succeed in...

New Jersey’s aging water infrastructure

By Michele S. Byers   If you are like most people, you probably do not pay much attention to where your water comes from or where...

How do we save our children from teen suicide?

Adolescent admissions for inpatient psychiatric care have risen over 54 percent in the United States in the last five years. And, according to research...

It is the law to keep pets inside during freezing temperatures

This is to make the public aware of a law passed in New Jersey last August regarding leaving pets outside in extreme temperatures. It is...

Beekeepers need help keeping hobby alive

I need everyone’s help in saving honeybees in New Jersey. I’m a Montclair beekeeper and if a proposed amendment to state law is adopted,...
Scott Jacobs

Students should receive lower mass transit rates

I read recently about NJ Transit rail fare increases in New Jersey which are supposed to help fund the tunnel to New York. This...

Freehold Township woman seeks life-changing transplant

A serious medical issue has made life a challenge for Lynn Kava of Freehold Township, but she has maintained a positive outlook as she...

A green agenda for New Jersey’s new governor

By Michele S. Byers With a new governor taking office in January, New Jersey has a great opportunity to regain its national environmental leadership role. On...

Life, liberty … and a clean environment

By Michele S. Byers As Americans, we have the right to free speech, the right to practice our religion of choice and the right to...

Reader: We need to steer clear of Divided States of America

Lately, I find myself wondering about current factors that contribute to the ongoing divisiveness in our nation. It appears that we are experiencing a...

Vote yes to support county library

The Monmouth County Library Commission endorses a yes vote on question No. 1 on the Nov. 7 ballot and urges voters who appreciate the...

Veteran cites Senator Beck’s efforts

Dear Editor, Monmouth County has a long and rich history of supporting our veterans. Senator Beck has been one of the most supportive of our elected...

Monmouth SPCA not a party to state report

As the executive director and the chief humane law enforcement officer of the Monmouth County SPCA, I felt it was important to address the...

Resident backs Giaimo

Ladies and Gentlemen, Most politicians offer sound reasons why voters should choose them over their competition but in recent conversation with Tom Giaimo, a candidate for...

Extreme hurricanes highlight concerns about climate change

By Michele S. Byers With two months to go, the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has made history as one of the most active and destructive...
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