At 57, Roller Derby’s “Duchess Down Lo” Can Take The Hits
Ida Burton, 57, or Duchess Down Lo, has been playing roller derby for nearly seven years. Burton yearned for the feeling of playing a team sport and after watching her daughters play sports growing up, Burton found her love in derby.
Flying with Aerial Yoga
Using a silk aerial hammock suspended from the ceiling, Aerial Yoga students at Honor Yoga in Jackson, NJ explore new and traditional yoga postures with their body weight either partially or fully supported. Students say that this allows for expanded flexibility, increased range of motion, a lengthened spine, and relaxed nervous system while also building strength.
Be the Best Sport helps special needs kids become athletes
It is important for these children to be active because it reduces negative behavior and obesity, experts said.
Muslims react to immigration ban
The city's muslim community struggle with immigration ban.
Terror suspect stopped at laundromat after allegedly planting bombs in Elizabeth
During the two hours that Rahami was inside the laundromat, the Union County Bomb Squad, Federal Bureau of Investigation and New Jersey State Police were just down the road investigating the backpack full of explosives that police believe Rahami had planted at the Elizabeth Train Station.