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Max April 23, 2014 at 10:06 am
Quite clearly, politicians and elected officials were excluded from this study.
Max April 23, 2014 at 10:06 am
Quite clearly, politicians and elected officials were excluded from this study.
Stew Sidedoor April 23, 2014 at 10:13 am
This is what happens when you want to pay teachers 6 digit salaries for average at best schools, ifRead More you do not then maybe you should move to Fla.
Guy Patterson April 22, 2014 at 08:30 am
He proved it beyond a reasonable doubt! LOL!
John Santaella April 22, 2014 at 10:12 am
He still hasn't told us what Communism is because he does not know.
WMS826 April 22, 2014 at 10:57 am
Nor have you told us John. You liberals all have computers..look up the meaning of it and how itRead More starts out if you need to know. Here is a link for you especially John, no wonder why you hate conservatives. http://mugshots.mobi/new-jersey/bergen-county/12006497
It could cost Americans 20 percent more to get their bacon fixes as a deadline virus sweeps through the nation's hog barns. (Patch file photo)
mark April 18, 2014 at 08:23 am
When taxes are imposed on various industries then to stay in business the prices increase on theRead More consumer! Obamacare , gas taxes, payroll taxes, tolls, the proposed soda and candy tax , your tobacco tax is 75% of what the product really costs! Commercial Property tax increases! Do you people see what's going on here? This country is being destroyed by the Democrats! It is starting to resemble The a Soviet Union! We should change the name of this country to the USSA!
all-c-ing-eye April 18, 2014 at 03:14 pm
And all this time i thought it was Pork Barrel spending.
JBrad April 19, 2014 at 02:57 pm
Mark, Your words are absolutely disgusting. Please do not use this comment thread as a vehicle toRead More spew your racist mentality. And for your information, food-borne illnesses come from agriculture, period. All around the world, including in the U.S. Lastly, your hatred for people of colour does not mean that you understand disease, at all. Good luck in life.
2006 BMW 330ci with 42,500 miles was posted for sale on Chatham Patch
Peter April 13, 2014 at 07:17 pm
LOL...I thought it was a BMW on cinder blocks for sale. LOL!
Clay Thomas April 13, 2014 at 07:51 pm
Oh yeah, check behind the seats, could be some surprises! All empty, too bad! You could sell inRead More Hopatcong! They love project cars and boats!
Stew Sidedoor April 14, 2014 at 09:13 am
I'll give you a used pair of socks and soiled undies for the BMW.
Made in Monmouth show. Credit: Monmouth County
Fern B. Foster April 9, 2014 at 07:15 am
How about providing the correct "free guide" and not a flyer from September 2013.
Christina Johnson (Editor) April 9, 2014 at 08:31 am
Scroll down past the cover page to see a 12 pages of vendors from the 2013 show. The vendors fromRead More the 2014 show will be published after the show, according to the their spokesperson.
Beachgoers in Seaside Park. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Lizzy March 21, 2014 at 11:41 am
There were a lot of challenges last summer no doubt. But it was still summer and it was good!!Read More This summer will be even better and next summer should be awesome!! Long live the shore and bring on the warm weather!! This benny is ready to open up my home and settle in for a beautiful summer!!
Frank March 21, 2014 at 06:44 pm
Christies 'Stronger Than The Storm" campaign launched too late. However, the main goal of thatRead More campaign was to advertise "him" not the "shore".
WMS826 March 27, 2014 at 07:31 pm
So then the is not a need to spend another dime on "the shore". All is as good as it wasRead More before the storm.
DD March 9, 2014 at 11:12 am
Visit a blog if I want to know more about something? LOL!
jim March 10, 2014 at 08:14 am
@ Michael Kinzig- if marijuana was legal adults would be able to purchase it in oil form, or use aRead More vaporize which removes the harmful smoking practice which makes marjuana even less harmful than alcohol and cigarettes. "sir"- Ask any hard core druggie if they started with weed. Case closed stoners. Bam!... actually sir the most common answer would be alcohol was the first drug they used, however that drug is legal. here's the problem when debating whether marijuana should be legal. the anti marijuana people start bringing up stuff that is completely irrelevant. such as marijuana being harmful, children, and driving. no pro marijuana people say it is not harmful for you, everyone can agree that done often smoking marijuana is harmful to your health and not usually productive. however the same can be said about alcohol, cigs, and fast food. the second thing is bringing up kids. no pro marijuana people are saying kids should be able to obtain it, it would be the same laws and restrictions as alcohol. you educate kids about the harm of alcohol, cigs, marijuana, and hope they make the right decisions if it is ever offered to them. the same goes for driving, the same laws as drinking and driving will be applied to marijuana. the one thing no one can answer is, if alcohol and cigarettes can be legally enjoyed by adults why cant marijuana? they are all harmful products that can potentially lead to other drugs. why as americans are we free to harm our body with one substance but not another ?
louisemyrealtor March 10, 2014 at 01:10 pm
right on jim!
Bill Baroni. Patch File Photo.
Paul Rust March 7, 2014 at 11:41 pm
Sort of. Corzine completed his term and lost to Christie when he tried to get reelected. McGreeveyRead More resigned suddenly because he was faced with a sexual harassment law suit. Corzine's use of long term bonds which pushed principal payments out 20 years with huge interest payments every year caused nj to have a huge deficit, all the while he was apparently in a relationship with a union leader with whom he was negotiating. Christie had foolish staffers do something idiotic, but the result was traffic jams for four days for people in Ft Lee. No personal gain, no money flowing in any pockets, just stupid stuff. Do we really want to throw out every elected official who has underlings do something wrong or foolish? Still no evidence he did it. Pretty tough standard to uphold.
Moira March 8, 2014 at 09:31 am
Let's be real. This is Hill Wallack doing a favor for Chris Christie.
Dan Grant March 8, 2014 at 08:36 pm
You rewrite history Paul. There is still more to be discovered and it is about money.
Archbishop John Myers/file photo
donacey sam April 1, 2014 at 12:01 am
The Scriptures show how true followers of Christ are supposed to conduct themselves and as leadersRead More of the Congregation, they will be judged just as the Scribes and Pharisees were in Jesus day who mislead many.....Again, the point I was making is we should all look into God's Word for the truth and accept it's teaching..not just take the preacher's word at face value without confirming what the Bible says. Ephesians 5:10,11 states "Keep on making sure of what is acceptable to the Lord and stop sharing in the unfruitful works that belong to the darkness, rather, expose them for what they are"....
uncle albert April 1, 2014 at 02:37 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Atlanta apologized Monday for building a $2.2Read More million mansion for himself, a decision criticized by local Catholics who cited the example of austerity set by the new pope. Archbishop Wilton Gregory recently moved into a nearly 6,400-square-foot (595-square-meter) residence. Its construction was made possible by a large donation from the estate of Joseph Mitchell, nephew of Margaret Mitchell, author of "Gone With The Wind," the Civil War epic that made his family wealthy. When Mitchell died in 2011, he left an estate worth more than $15 million to the archdiocese on the condition it be used for "general religious and charitable purposes." Gregory said that he has received criticism over the spending in letters, emails and telephone messages. "I am disappointed that, while my advisors (sic) and I were able to justify this project fiscally, logistically and practically, I personally failed to project the cost in terms of my own integrity and pastoral credibility with the people of God of north and central Georgia," Gregory said in a column posted on the website of the archdiocesan newspaper, The Georgia Bulletin. "I failed to consider the impact on the families throughout the Archdiocese who, though struggling to pay their mortgages, utilities, tuition and other bills, faithfully respond year after year to my pleas to assist with funding our ministries and services," he added. The Catholic leader said he will discuss the situation with several diocesan councils, including a special meeting of its finance council. If church representatives want the bishop to sell the home, Gregory said he will do so and move elsewhere. The purchase of the sprawling home was part of a real estate deal made possible by money from Joseph Mitchell's estate. In his will, Mitchell requested that primary consideration be given to the Cathedral of Christ The King, where he worshipped. The cathedral received $7.5 million for its capital fund and spent roughly $1.9 million to buy the archbishop's old home, according to tax records. Cathedral officials are planning to spend an additional $292,000 to expand Gregory's old home so its priests can live there, freeing up space on the cathedral's cramped campus. After selling his home, Gregory needed a new residence. The archbishop said that he made a mistake while designing a home with large meeting spaces and rooms for receptions and gatherings. "What we didn't stop to consider, and that oversight rests with me and me alone, was that the world and the Church have changed," Gregory said. He demolished the one-story home on Mitchell's property, which was donated to the church, and replaced it with a Tudor-style mansion. In January, a group of local Catholics met with the archbishop and asked that he sell the large home and return to his old residence. They cited the example of Pope Francis, who turned down living quarters in a Vatican palace and drives a simple car. "The example of the Holy Father, and the way people of every sector of our society have responded to his message of gentle joy and compassion without pretense, has set the bar for every Catholic and even for many who don't share our communion," Gregory said. ___ Gregory's column in The Georgia Bulletin: http://www.georgiabulletin.org/commentary/2014/03/the-archbishop-responds/
jojo April 1, 2014 at 11:01 pm
Mistake? Oversight? just a little
Paul March 5, 2014 at 05:54 pm
It is quite amusing watching this exchange. I get it that the skateboard guy is trying to make aRead More buck but the truth is, skateboarding is the lowest form of activity short of a pie-eating contest or seeing who can spit the farthest.The proof is in how skateboarders destroy most of the places where they congregate. Ask any cop and they'll tell you skateboarders equal trouble.
Nephews Skateshop + Gallery March 5, 2014 at 11:54 pm
Good point, Paul. That statement you wrote is not stereotypical at all. So happy to see theRead More narrow-minded mouth breathers teaming up and expressing opinions about subjects they have no clue about. All of my customers come in and absolutely destroy my store by commenting on the artwork adorning my walls. They are a detriment to the community by being well-read, educated, and not conforming to society's norms by trying out for the football team. Let me ask you a question, Paul. Have you ever tried to ride a skateboard? Have you ever wondered how technical the sport of skateboarding really is? Do some research before opening your uneducated yapper. And by the way, you proved my point 110%. If you don't want these troublemakers from allegedly destroying everything they touch, call the township to keep the park open. Otherwise, we might show up in your driveway for a session. Love you!
Valerie Bowers March 6, 2014 at 12:00 pm
Exactly as Nephews post states-having a place that is safe to skate is what is necessary.Read More Skateboarding with safety gear in a space designated for it is what is needed-and skaters are not always trouble. I attend a church that was founded by young people going to skate parks (the Port Monmouth park included) and talking to them about Christ. Some of our best members and youth leaders are skaters.