Peter Lovenheim is Washington Correspondent for the Rochester Beacon, an online source of news and commentary for readers in Rochester, NY.

“James Moore, New York’s longest-serving prisoner, dies” (May 6, 2024)

“Other eclipses I’d like to see” (April 12, 2024)

“Let’s start the New Year with cow magnets” (January 2, 2024)

“Missing the Mark” (September 11, 2023)

“How Wegmans, Whole Foods compare on animal welfare” (August 3, 2023)

“Reflections on a Wild Berry Pie” (June 27, 2023)

“Growing your own … backyard wheat” (April 19, 2023)

“My dinner with the Boston Strangler” (March 2, 2023)

“Exit through the gift shop” (December 16, 2022)

“From Rochester to mayor of Genoa” (November 23, 2022)

“A real person answered my call!” (August 2, 2022)

“Reflections on a park bench … and a perfect life” (June 21, 2022)

“Leaf blowers: out of gas?” (May 4, 2022)

“Is Rochester ready for nuclear war?” (April 14, 2022)

“Sister Cities Responds to War in Ukraine” (March 14, 2022)

“Dry Cleaning . . . and all that Jazz: A Profile of Jon Simon” (February 22, 2022)

“The culture wars come to Aquinas” (January 21, 2022)

“The ‘Bells’ heard ’round the world” (January 6, 2022)

“Jingle all the way? Maybe not” (December 23, 2021)

“Searching for the Fifth Chaplain” (October 7, 2021)

“The Four Chaplains’ heroism is a lesson for us today” (May 28, 2021)

“Going wild near Washington” (April 6, 2021)

“Rabbi Helps Synagogues Heal” (February 16, 2021)

“A diversity of Black voices” (December 17, 2020)

“Heather Podesta: The D.C. Power Player with Rochester Roots” (November 2, 2020)

“Erin Perrine’s Proximity to Power” (October 9, 2020)

“Steve Scully, former Rochester journalist, to moderate second presidential debate” (September 30, 2020)

“School COVID anxiety: At least it’s not the A-bomb” (September 21, 2020)

“And a Charity for All” (July 15, 2020)

“Attachment Style Shapes Your Response to Coronavirus” (April 14, 2020)

“Helping during Coronavirus: A Millennial Takes the Lead” (March 23, 2020)

“Food for Thought: A Mealtime Guide to Washington Think Tanks” (December 3, 2019)

“Profile: John Harris, co-founder of Politico” (November 14, 2019)

“From Brighton High to the heights of U.S. politics: profile of Wayne Berman” (October 17, 2019)

“The D.A.’s petition drive: for or against justice?” (September 19, 2019)

“Remembering my sister Jane Glazer … as teacher” (September 5, 2019)

“A Father’s Story of Redemption” (July 25, 2019)

“Made in Rochester, displayed in Washington” Part II (May 7, 2019)

“Made in Rochester, displayed in Washington” Part I (April 30, 2019)

What is the meaning of this bullet? (April 9, 2019)

Could a charter boarding school help Rochester’s most at-risk kids? (April 1, 2019)

The roots of a young conservative in D.C. (March 7, 2019)

Peer-to-Peer Support for Aging: The Villages Movement (February 20, 2019)

Rochester’s ‘impossible’ connection (January 28, 2019)

“Crucial Connection”—Listen to Rochester Beacon interview with Peter on The Attachment Effect (January 8, 2019)


Other Publications

Four forgotten heroes still offer us their life vests (Washington Examiner) (February 3, 2023)

Exit Through My Imaginary Gift Shop (NextAvenue) (December 12, 2022)

How Your Earliest Attachments Shapes Your Politics (NY Daily News) (October 11, 2020)

Your Neighbors Can Help You Battle Adversity and Disaster (Zocalo Public Square) (May 19, 2020)

Yes, the ‘Moo Too’ Movement is Here: Abuse of Diary Cows is a Feminist Issue (LA Times) (March 4, 2020)

Should We Cancel Susan B. Anthony Now? (American Greatness) (February 7, 2020)

When It Comes To Social Justice, Synagogues Should Start Thinking Like Conservatives (The Forward) (September 24, 2019)

How To Tell Someone’s Attachment Style On A First Date (MindBodyGreen) (September 30, 2018)

President Trump and Attachment (Politico) (May 13, 2018)

Want Your Kids to Remain Jewish? Better Start Early. (Tablet) (May 8, 2018)