Friday, July 12, 2024

RIDGE VIEW ECHO WRITER

Desi Dunn

116 ARTICLES

Don’t be a Fawn-Napper!

May through June is fawning season. This time of year, Antler Ridge Wildlife Sanctuary begins to receive calls about “abandoned” fawns. Well intentioned people...

Nick Morro: A Lion that Never Quits

Nick Morro is a Senior at Pope John XXIII Regional High School in Sparta, New Jersey.Commuting every day from his home in Blairstown to...

Things are Getting Squirrelly Out There!

The advent of spring brings with it one of the first animals to be admitted to Antler Ridge Wildlife Sanctuary, squirrels. Worldwide there are...

Developers Denied a 40-Cabin Retreat in Frelinghuysen. Crowded Meeting went ’till Midnight

Brag Farm Retreat was denied a use variance, April 4th, to develop a retreat on the former 178-acre Sugarbarb property off Silver Lake Road,...

“Please Do Not Hurt Me or My Mom.”

If you have suddenly seen a fox in the yard near your home, there is a good reason for this. It is denning season....

The Paulins Kill Flooded Footbridge Park, April 9th weekend.

The National Weather Service reported that at 6:15AM, Sunday, the flood stage of the Paulins Kill was at 5.04 feet. The flood stage is...

Opening Day of Fishing Season in Blairstown

Many fisher folk could be seen throughtout the area Saturday, April 9th for Opening Day of Fishing, luring fish despite turbulant water from heavy...

All are Asked to Kill this Very Bad Bug

The deceptively attractive, Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) or Lycorma delicatula, is an invasive planthopper native to China, India, and Vietnam. In Asia, their populations are...

PRESS RELEASE: Funding Opportunity for Farming Work & Education

NIFA’s Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) - Education and Workforce Development (EWD) focuses on developing the next generation of research, education, and Extension...

INTERESTING FOLKS – Glenn Caprario

Said to be always with a smile and comfort for people suffering sorrow and loss, Glenn Caprario of Frelinghuysen retired from the job he...

Not Bird brained, the White-breasted Nuthatch is Surprising

Take a walk through the woods, or even by your birdfeeder and you eventually will hear the unmistakable call of the White-breasted Nuthatch. Let’s...

A New Fire Department for Frelinghuysen?

The Frelinghuysen Township Commitee introduced the following Ordinance on February 16th to amend the Town Code in order to establish a fire department. ...

Peace Vigil for Ukraine

The Vigil for Ukraine that took place in front of the Post Office on Wednesday night, March 2nd, lasted more than 2 hours. It attracted a small crowd of people, many of Ukrainian heritage, who braved chilly temps, holding small white votive candles to show support.

HUMAN INTEREST: Ukranian Support

Want to support the people in Ukraine? Here's how you can help, as reported by NPR’s Jeff Dean and Jonathan Franklin with help from...

2022 Brings Some Changes to Township Governments

As is customary in New Jersey, weather permitting, Township Governing bodies meet on or soon after January 1st their annual Reorganization Meetings to swear...

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