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Hey parents: Your back to school shopping list has a few new items

Hey parents: Your back to school shopping list has a few new items
BY PAM LOBLEY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
NOW THAT'S FUNNY

The time has come: I've got to hit the stores and get the kids their back to school supplies. I typically put this off until the last minute because I hate to think about folders and pencils in the middle of summer, even if they are on sale.

I printed out the lists from the schools' websites. I have a fifth grader and an eighth grader, so I expected the typical "pens, markers, loose leaf paper" type of list. Imagine my surprise when I saw an extra long list, filled with the usual items, but including now a whole slew of new items, apparently designed to help out the schools during this scaled back budget-minded year.

 

Feral cat concerns? Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) is this advocate's answer

Feral cat concerns? Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) is this advocate's answer
BY PAT SUMMERS
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

A Bordentown Township resident who cares for seven feral cats recently lost his fight against the community's four-pets-per-household policy. He'll now keep four new...

Discover the 'Jersey Tomato' at the Great Tomato Tasting

Discover the 'Jersey Tomato' at the Great Tomato Tasting
BY JEFF LEVY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

New Jersey is well-known for its vine-ripened “Jersey Tomato” and their delicious taste. The Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station “Rediscovering the Jers...

9/11 can be a National Day of Service

9/11 can be a National Day of Service

Volunteers Center of Bergen County suggests meaningful ways to mark anniversary

The Volunteers Center of Bergen County has some suggestions for those looking for simple but meaningful ways to mark the ...

When they called it "New Yorksey & New Pennsey"

When they called it
BY ERIC MODEL
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
JOURNEYS INTO NEW JERSEY

We always thought New Jersey's identity crisis was a modern day thing.

Back in college a few decades ago, a friend from Wenonah near Philadelph...

Sleep-away camp is a rare lesson in independence today

Sleep-away camp is a rare lesson in independence today
BY LORI SENDER
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

It's been more than two weeks since my son left for sleep-away camp and I wish I could say I've actually gotten used to it, that I'm no longer missing him so viscera...

Newark may sell its police stations to close budget gap

Newark may sell its police stations to close budget gap
BY PAM LOBLEY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
NOW THAT'S FUNNY

The city of Newark has an $83 million budget gap. Mayor Cory Booker is entertaining many different ideas to help close that gap, including the sellin...

Poll finds state aid for public schools and colleges a priority for New Jersey parents

Poll finds state aid for public schools and colleges a priority for New Jersey parents

Results made public day after state chance for $400 million in federal funds

BY TOM HESTER SR.
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

The majority of New Jersey parents of high school students believe the state governmen...

What's for dinner? Go forage

What's for dinner? Go forage
BY PAM LOBLEY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
NOW THAT'S FUNNY

On the list of ridiculous, time-consuming trends, add a new one: foraging for your food.

It's the latest obsession among food snobs. There are high e...

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