Parenting and Teaching During a Pandemic

February 25, 2021

Breathe in. Breathe out. Breathe in. Breathe out.  Taking three deep breaths has been part of my daily routine since the pandemic began in 2020.  This is also an exercise my entire household and my students in my virtual classroom practice daily.  Don’t get me wrong, parenting is a joy!  I have two children, a 12-year-old girl, and a 9-year-old boy.  But there are ...

Amwell Road: Car "Climbs" Utility Pole After Leaving Roadway

February 22, 2021

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Firefighters and emergency personnel were able to assist a motorist whose car had left the roadway and hit a pole, coming to rest in a vertical position at a severe angle with the front of the car pointing skyward.

The incident occurred at 1:45 p.m.; no other vehicles were involved.

The car hit the pole on Amwell Road near Service Road, parallel to the Route 206 ...

Railroad History Comes Alive at Steamtown Historic National Site in Scranton PA

February 24, 2021

SCRANTON, PA -- Located in the heart of Scranton, Pennsylvania, Steamtown National Historic Site offers visitors an exciting look into one of the first rail lines built in the northeast. The park is built on the former site of the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad, one of the earliest and most important rail lines in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Steamtown features a large collection of ...

Amwell Road: Car "Climbs" Utility Pole After Leaving Roadway

February 22, 2021

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Firefighters and emergency personnel were able to assist a motorist whose car had left the roadway and hit a pole, coming to rest in a vertical position at a severe angle with the front of the car pointing skyward.

The incident occurred at 1:45 p.m.; no other vehicles were involved.

The car hit the pole on Amwell Road near Service Road, parallel to the Route 206 ...

Gen. George Washington Turned 47 in Central NJ Living the Good Life

February 22, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - While there is no evidence of a birthday celebration for George Washington in 1779, the General did attend a few parties in central New Jersey around the time of his 47th birthday on Feb. 22 that year.

Details are provided in a video posted on YouTube, as part of a virtual President's Day celebration hosted by Valley Forge National Historical Park, narrated by ...

Gen. George Washington Turned 47 in Central NJ Living the Good Life

February 22, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - While there is no evidence of a birthday celebration for George Washington in 1779, the General did attend a few parties in central New Jersey around the time of his 47th birthday on Feb. 22 that year.

Details are provided in a video posted on YouTube, as part of a virtual President's Day celebration hosted by Valley Forge National Historical Park, narrated by ...