Monday, July 6, 2020

50 Years Later, Memories of Changing Times

On the eve of his 50th college reunion, Richard K. Rein recalls the rise of student power and the anti-war movement, and the fall of the selective clubs as the dominant source of campus social life.

Mercer’s Voting Machines: Old, Hackable, and Not Going Anywhere

Mercer County’s substandard, easily hackable voting machines were supposed to be replaced in 2008. But they will still be in place for the 2020 election.


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The Trenton Literacy Movement is on a Quest to Reshape Trenton

A dire economic future faces the vast majority of Trenton’s second graders. While the causes are many and complex, there is a life-saving remedy, and that is what The Trenton Literacy Movement is all about.

Edison Builder Smashes Foes on ‘Battlebots’

“Battlebots” is a robotic combat tournament televised on the Discovery Channel. Al Kindle, who lives in Edison, leads one of two teams from New Jersey that are participating in the season of “Battlebots” currently on the air.

Go Inside This Week’s Issue of U.S. 1: July 24, 2019

The following stories were originally published in the July 24, 2019, issue of U.S. 1 Newspaper.

How the State Created a Monster on Trenton’s Main Street

It’s a true life political horror story that opens with sound bites and fury and ends with the dirge of a done deal. The monster is a $376 million New Jersey State office project that could have been a dream come true for the beleaguered capital city but turned into a nightmare.

The Mysterious Power of NJ’s Native American Art

Vessels created between 200 and 900 C.E. are guides to both an ancient and lost tradition and the nature of art. The designs also have a direct connection to the Trenton area.

Jay Regan’s Revenge: A Lifetime of Living Well

Jay Regan doesn’t look like a racketeer. You would imagine Jay Regan, the racketeer, to be a burly guy with a threatening gaze. Instead you find a slight man...

Team Campus Flexes Its Development Muscle

Drive along Route 130 in Bordentown and you can’t miss it: Just off the highway is a towering sky-blue grain elevator with the words “Team Campus” painted on the side. This summer the grain elevator is coming down to make way for a new phase of expansion at Team Campus: 222 apartments, including 92 senior units on the other side of the highway, a retail complex, and a medical office building.

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.