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Jersey Reflections: Alliance Colony

The settlement of Russian families earned a reputation as “good fruit, grain and vegetable farmers.”

On the Ave: Good Transitions

I’ve said for years that Vineland—it's downtown and the entire city—can benefit from an educated workforce that has the incentives necessary to stay here and live here.

Life Sentences: Sixth Decade

Our columnist enters a new era as she ponders her mom’s French and a doc’s dieting advice.

Jersey Reflections: The New America

Walt Whitman’s relocation to Camden could be seen as the writer embracing a new literary philosophy.

Mayoral Musings: Summer Meals

I’m grateful for the USDA’s summer meals program that exists to provide food for low-income children in urban and rural areas during the summer months when schools are not in session, since many children rely on their schools from September through June for nutritious meals, sometimes two a day.

On the Ave: All Winners

Where do I begin in describing my feelings for our first Running The Ave 5K last week? The weather was made to order, and the 145-running field exceeded our expectations, especially for a first-time run.

Jersey Reflections: Camden, NJ

Walt Whitman grew up in Brooklyn but spent the last two decades of his life in Camden.

Millville Matters: High Street Bites

This week I will be highlighting some of the food businesses in the Glasstown Arts District. Shopping and dining locally have a great impact on the lives of the owners, employees, community members and visitors to our area.

Mayoral Musings: Common Good

The needs of the many versus the needs of the few comes into play regarding vaccinations and other issues.

Ruins of South Jersey: Yesterday’s Stops

Driving through practically any commercial zoned area in South Jersey, you are bound to pass a strip mall where you once regularly shopped that is now practically deserted or a former WaWa that was your go-to spot for that first cup of coffee of the day that is now empty and waiting to be repurposed.