Category Archives: The Weekly News

The Haunting, Eerie Indian Head Of The Old Lincoln Park Museum

The haunting, eerie Indian head of the Old Lincoln Park Museum, was always placed on the right hand side of the old map of Morris County. The Haunting, Eerie Indian Head Of The Old Lincoln Park Museum By Richard Mabey … Continue reading

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That Homesick Feeling

My tribute to Steve Avallone, was a classic example of the type of article that I loved to write for the small town weekly. That Homesick Feeling By Richard Mabey Jr. In a few weeks, I’ll turn 63. There is … Continue reading

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One Of The Biggest Mysteries Of Old Lincoln Park: The Mystery of Sugar Hill

One of the all-time greatest mysteries of Old Lincoln Park; the mystery of Sugar Hill. In November of 2001, I had an article published about this big mystery in The Weekly News. One Of The Biggest Mysteries Of Old Lincoln … Continue reading

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The Incredible Power of Encouragement

My original column, “The Incredible Power of Encouragement” as it appeared in The Weekly News back in late July of 1998. The Incredible Power of Encouragement By Richard Mabey Jr. Encouragement, it’s an incredible power. Back in July of 1998, … Continue reading

Posted in 1998, Appalachian Trail, Be Strong!, Believe in yourself!, Boy Scouts, Dad, Destiny, Determination, Divine Protection, Dreams, Encouragement, Faith, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Giving, Inc., Indian Lore Merit Badge, Kindness, Leadership, Life's Dreams, Memory, Small Town America, Small Town Weekly Newspaper, The Weekly News, Wisdom | Leave a comment

Reflections of the Creative Arts Circle

An article from September sixth of 2001, announcing the Creative Arts Circle name change to Life Fulfillment Foundation. Reflections of the Creative Arts Circle By Richard Mabey Jr. From 1999 till 2004, I had the high honor of serving as … Continue reading

Posted in 2001, Be Strong!, Believe in yourself!, Creative Arts Circle, Determination, Dreams, Encouragement, Faith, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Friendship, Giving, Kindness, Leadership, Life's Dreams, Memory, Never give up!, Nostalgia, Small Town Weekly Newspaper, The Weekly News, Wisdom | 1 Comment

The Dedication

A photo of the dedication article that I wrote for the Weekly News’ special pull-out section that featured many articles that I wrote about Lincoln Park’s history. The Dedication By Richard Mabey Jr. There are times when we all face … Continue reading

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The Old Fashioned, Mechanical Typewriter

In the left hand side of this picture, you can see the old mechanical typewriter that I once used to type my many articles on the history of Lincoln Park. The Old Fashioned, Mechanical Typewriter By Richard Mabey Jr. My … Continue reading

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