New Jersey – a leader in solar energy use

October 29, 2014 Neha Vachhani 0

By Neha Vachhani Columnist When thinking of renewable energy or sustainable resources, most people initially think of California and its tree-hugging residents. Although California takes the lead, New Jersey follows closely behind when it comes […]

The drain of big business

September 16, 2014 Neha Vachhani 0

By Neha Vachhani Columnist The continuous drought throughout California has negatively impacted not only locals experiencing the water shortages firsthand, but also everyday consumers across the nation. Agriculturally, the drought has caused an immense lack […]

Napa County shaken up by 6.0 quake

August 26, 2014 Neha Vachhani 0

By Neha Vachhani Columnist Although Californians are accustomed to the shaky rumble of frequent earthquakes, just this past Sunday, residents of Napa County awoke to an earthquake with an initial magnitude of 6.0. The earthquake […]

Organic produce in demand

April 29, 2014 Neha Vachhani 0

As the genetically-altered nature of America’s produce becomes public knowledge, the demand for organic fruits and vegetables has increased. The West Coast is the country’s consistent advocate for hormone-free crops, and now farms in the […]