Herding Squirrels: Greetings from a super villain

Traci Arbios As a young lass, I never wanted the “typical” dream of growing up and getting married and having 2.5 kids and settling down into the 3-bed, 2-bath home with the picket fence. Partial lie — I wanted the picket fence, but mostly I just wanted my parents to build a picket fence around […]

Education feature: First-year teachers settling in

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo Karen Lenhart, 27, teaches third grade at Cameo Elementary School. By Liliana Castillo: CNJ staff writer Karen Lenhart didn’t always want to be a teacher. A month into teaching third grade at Cameo Elementary School, Lenhart can’t see herself doing anything else. Lenhart is one of the 75 teachers hired […]