Why Are Stinging Insects So Aggressive in the Fall?

During the early summer months, hornets and yellow jackets rarely come out and sting people. So why do they become so aggressive during the late summer and fall? The reason has to do with how they spend their time in the summer versus what they’re doing in the fall!

The Life of A Stinging Insect

Most stinging insects are social, meaning they start and build a new colony every year ...

A Climate Solution

September 14, 2021


To the editor:

The Climate Crisis is upon us!  We see the effects with devastating hurricanes, flooding, wildfires, rising seas, and more. This is our last chance; we own this mess we are in.

Everything depends on our climate and weather conditions including our food supply, water conditions, the environment – plant and animal ranges have shifted, and trees are ...

Manville-Hillsborough Elks to Host Disaster Relief Picnic in Support of Manville, Hillsborough and First Responders

September 18, 2021

The Manville-Hillsborough Elks lodge #2119 will host a disaster relief picnic for residents of Manville, Hillsborough and all first responders on Saturday, Sept. 18 starting at 1 p.m.

The event takes place on the grounds of the lodge at 1500 Brooks Blvd., Hillsborough and will include complimentary food, beverages and entertainment for those in both towns impacted by the flooding ...