Effectiveness of Constitution depends on us

By Freedom Newspapers Sept. 17, 1787, is one of a handful of dates that have changed the world. It was the day a group of men, representing colonies that had recently won independence from England, put forth a rather short and simple, yet dynamic, document that prescribed how their new nation would be run. People […]

Honey money: Local keeps around 150,000 bees in his backyard

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Bees are a pastime for Jim Beevers, who began keeping bees more than three decades ago. (Staff photo: Tony Bullocks) By Marlena Hartz: CNJ staff writer Sixteen tiny, black and yellow bodies form a ring around a fountain of water in Jim Beevers’ back yard. These bees seem serene. Almost motionless, they gather, side by […]