Monday, May 22, 2017
Did you know Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer, was originally known as Decoration Day and was held to commemorate those who lost their lives during the Civil War? While Americans everywhere would pray and leave flowers at the graves of the fallen soldiers each spring, the town of...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
All around Burlington County and South Jersey, mooring balls and boats are reappearing in our local waters. Activity on the Delaware River is picking up as sailors race and families take their motorboats out for a leisurely afternoon. Memorial Day weekend will soon be here and the waterways will...
Monday, May 15, 2017
Composting is easier than you think! Instead of purchasing fancy soil for your garden and flower beds, why not start your own compost in your backyard? According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 20 to 30 percent of what a household throws away can be composted. This means it’s not...
Monday, May 8, 2017
Thirteen Reasons Why has been a huge hit on Netflix. The streaming series is currently getting a lot of attention, but did you know it was based on a book by Jay Ascher? When people discover this, they often want to read the book to compare it with the TV show. Published in 2007, the book brings...
Thursday, May 4, 2017
On May 25, 1977, Star Wars opened at the Mann’s Chinese Theatre. Its initial run was a mere two weeks before it was replaced by another film whose title was lost to time. Two weeks later, Star Wars was back at Mann’s, and the cultural phenomenon was sweeping the nation. In four decades of sequels,...