The rain held off falling from a sky that had been overcast most of last Thursday (June 18), and so Hopewell Valley Central High School was able to hold its graduation in the most desired spot — Ackerson Field, the turf athletic field on the high school grounds, instead of indoors.

Rivin Mendez, 27, of Lawrence Township, was charged with driving while intoxicated following a motor vehicle stop on Nassau Street at 1:56 a.m. June 20. 

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People look so surprised when I mention that I have kayaked over a weekend. Eyes widen. Mouths open. “Where do you do that?” they ask in wild astonishment.

I already wrote about the lovely Grand Aioli dinner I enjoyed in early June, but here’s the rest of a month full of good food, in spite of the three weeks of it I spent taking antibiotics to stave off Lyme disease. Besides sapping your energy, antibiotics are not your tummy’s friend, so I ha…

Googling “mother-daughter” generally produces associative references to mother-daughter outfits, greeting card quotes, and recipes.

Every small town needs an old-fashioned bakery, and Lawrenceville had one at 2 Gordon Ave., just off Main Street, for nearly 50 years. With only three owners during that period, the town and surrounding communities had come to rely on The Village Pantry. But then Hurricane Sandy put the most…

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