Josephine Caranci, 101 years old, held her newborn great-great-grandson, Haiden Maurer, outside the family’s home in the North Cape May section of Lower Township. ‘Everybody loves the baby, it’s been a big help,’ new father Dale Maurer said. ‘I thought it was going to be a little tougher.’

19 years and still learning: 6 months at the Santa Fe New Mexican, 2 years at the Gloucester County Times, and The Press of Atlantic City ever since.