At least lefties are in great demand in the major leagues. Those of you who are left handed might feel somewhat slighted in everyday life. Lefties, who make up 10 percent of the population, notice the right-handedness of the world in subtle ways. Some of the “majority rules” concepts areRead More →

Dogs and cats throughout New Jersey await adoption. Petfinder.com, where you can find nearly a 250,000 adoptable pets listed by more than 12,000 adoption groups, offers these tips to pet owners now that spring is here: * There will be plenty of sticks and branches on the ground after winter,Read More →

Get togethers with loved ones deserved to be preserved. Over the years, I’ve posted nearly 12,000 vintage photos in these galleries. It’s a safe bet that I’ve gone through 20 times that many to arrive at the ones that have made the final cut. So, I enjoy combing through oldRead More →

Dogs and cats throughout New Jersey await adoption. Profile: Animal Welfare Association Courtesy of the Animal Welfare Association  The Animal Welfare Association in Voorhees was founded in October 1948 by local residents who were appalled by the conditions they saw at local for-profit pounds at the time. The group heldRead More →

Dogs and cats throughout New Jersey await adoption at shelters and rescues. Spring Boutique Vendor and Craft Show to benefit Montville Pet Parents and Montville Animal Shelter Montville Pet Parents will sponsor a Spring Boutique Vendor and Craft Show on April 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at theRead More →

Dogs and cats throughout New Jersey await adoption from shelters and rescues. Profile: Randolph Regional Animal Shelter   The Randolph Regional Animal Shelter, located in Mendham’s India Brook Park at 97 Ironia Road, is a 4,200-square-foot municipal facility. Formerly part of The Seeing Eye’s kennel facilities, the shelter serves theRead More →

Mysteries from a long time ago can still be solved with the assistance of tips, DNA technology and other forensic advances. On May 21, 1989, the television show “America’s Most Wanted” presented a treatment of a case that had been unsolved for 18 years, John List’s 1971 murder of hisRead More →

Dogs and cats throughout New Jersey await adoption at shelters and rescues. Here is this week’s collection of some of the dogs and cats in need of adoption in New Jersey. If you run or work for a nonprofit animal shelter or rescue group, consider listing your dogs and catsRead More →

The places we went for eats and treats. Before supermarkets, people patronized a variety of stores to shop for the staples of daily life. Sometimes, in fact, staples were delivered to one’s doorstep. Specialty food stores have made a modern comeback, true, but it’s an option for today’s shopper. InRead More →