| Jan 16, 2012
| 7:33 PM
Navy Seaman Andrea C. Bemisderfer, daughter of Karen A. Sipes of Williamsport, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Bemisderfer is a 2007 graduate of Washington County Technical High School.
| Aug 6, 2012
| 6:47 PM
A caller pointed out to me that on the day I announced the latest Eat Your Way Through Musikfest contest and my own plans to chow down for the 16th consecutive year, the next page of the newspaper contained a full-page ad with the following headline:...
| Mar 9, 2012
An event at the Prudential Center this week unveiled a mosaic where people submitted images of their favorite family vacations, memories etc., Now NJ Tourism wants to be a part of creating new memories for families, couples and single people looking for...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A coloring book was used in failed attempt to smuggle drugs into jail. Talk about going outside the lines....
| Sep 4, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Well, at least I can say I got to the Jersey Shore this Labor Day weekend. It wasn't my usual Jersey Shore (Atlantic City, Ocean City, Wildwood Crest, Cape May etc), but before I left West Long Branch, NJ early Saturday night after covering Lehigh's 49-24...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Brookfield Zoo has two new animals: a pair of young snow leopards. The female and male snow leopards arrived at Brookfield Zoo in mid-October. One-year-old …...
| Jun 16, 2010
| 4:26 PM
Got some interesting e-mails after writing about the Spirit Airlines strike, and I'll share some excerpts of the various perspectives below. To get some background about Spirit Airlines, check out this New York Times business story from March 2009. And......
| Apr 6, 2010
| 1:07 PM
Torrential floods that put parts of the Garden State underwater last month may be a blessing for tax procrastinators. After President Obama declared 12 New Jersey Counties federal disaster areas, the IRS has decided to give all residents of those counties...
| May 28, 2010
| 3:30 AM
Ridiculously wide beaches that don't cost a penny, a funky boardwalk and tons of chrome-and-neon doo-wop style architecture have made the Wildwoods a prime vacation resort for decades.
They've also made the three-town resort the winner of this year's...
| Jun 19, 2010
More than an onslaught of mosquitoes or the season's first roller coaster mishap, nothing announces the arrival of summer like a food festival.
It's at these events that you can find barbecued lima beans (the Lima Bean Festival in West Cape May, N.J.),...
| Feb 7, 2010
| 9:15 AM
WASHINGTON -- Cities in the Mid-Atlantic U.S. awoke Sunday to below-freezing temperatures and piles of wet, heavy snow while power crews tried to restore electricity to hundreds of thousands of homes.
The National Weather Service called the storm...
| Feb 7, 2010
| 4:25 PM
Con Edison crews from Orange and Rockland counties left early Sunday morning to help Atlantic City Electric restore power to customers left in the dark after Saturday's nor'easter.
Seventy-two workers are involved in the effort, and are expected to spend...