Monday, July 6, 2020

Go Inside This Week’s Issue of U.S. 1: June 3, 2020

The following stories were originally published in the June 3, 2020, issue of U.S. 1 Newspaper.

Life in 08505: Bordentown City Brings the Charm

Promotional materials dub Bordentown City “A Little City With A Lot of Charm.” Say what you will about truth in advertising, but there’s something to the motto.

Recording Project Captures a Sonic Snapshot of Trenton

Bill Nobes made an album capturing the sound of Trenton’s underground music scene. Titled “Analog Trenton,” the recording released late in 2019 on CD and vinyl features 40 capital city music performers and bands.

Emily Mann on Writing, Family, and the Art of Running a Theater

McCarter Theater artistic director Emily Mann looks back on her 30-year tenure and previews what's next for the playwright and director.

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.

Trenton’s City Beef Delivers — Despite Shortages

City Beef & Provisions, at 246 Willow Street in Trenton, is a survivor and even a legend in what was historically the city’s meat district.

Farm and Cooking School Take Root in Hopewell

Tucked away on a country road in Hopewell Township is Roots to River Farm, a remarkable place where you can buy organic produce grown right on the grounds, as well as prepared food made with those ingredients.

Go Inside This Week’s Issue of U.S. 1: May 6, 2020

The following stories were originally published in the May 6, 2020, issue of U.S. 1 Newspaper.

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.

Proposed Plant Poses a Toxic Threat

Israel-based Elcon Recycling Services has plans to build a facility in Falls Township, Pennsylvania, that would store and treat 200,000 tons per year of hazardous and residual waste. Residents in neighboring communities are not happy.

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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.