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* April 24, 2014 at 02:21 pm
try ear plugs...
JFTR April 24, 2014 at 02:35 pm
Robert Martinez refuses to evacuate and has "five hoses and spigots which he can use".Read More Good luck w/ that pal.
Jon Djmac McConnell April 24, 2014 at 02:40 pm
I swear if it was somone on grand central i will be upset im a service member who lives on this road
The KKK flyer distributed around Fairview Township. Credit facebook
Gerson Goldstein April 24, 2014 at 02:21 pm
SO, we cannot say GOD or the Pledge Of Allegiance in schools , or wear religious slogans on clothingRead More in schools, but the KKK's right to freedom of speech and hateful bigotry is NOT a hate crime and is allowed to uphold their own freedoms in society ???????? What am I missing here. ???????
Mark Houston April 24, 2014 at 02:28 pm
"??????? What am I missing here. ???????" A basic understanding of the 1st Amendment....
River Dog April 24, 2014 at 02:40 pm
KKK dwindling to less than10,000 members? Not just renaming themselves the Tea Party.
Brian N April 24, 2014 at 02:03 pm
Typical right wing BS monk, thanks for chiming in
gjc April 24, 2014 at 02:14 pm
The reason for poverty means absolutely nothing to kids. All they know is that they are hungry,Read More perhaps living in a beat up old car or homeless shelter, have holes in their shoes and have never ending medical issues like asthma. Get past the reason for a bit and help the kids. Time enough for bigots later.
Aman77 April 24, 2014 at 02:47 pm
Lefty libs can cry all they want and say "no child should be hungry" (yeah? How noble.Read More Now, how many have YOU fed lately besides your own). But the fact is that there is an undeniable link between single parent households (usually mother led) and poverty. That is not 'right wing BS' Brian. It's just a fact. Sorry. I know the truth hurts your shiny happy world view. Do all kids raised by single mothers end up poor? No. Do all kids in two-parent households stay out of poverty? No. But to sit there and deny that the single worst calamity in our society over the past 50 years (coincidentally after the 1960s flower power wave brought to you by the left) has been the explosion in single family homes as the nuclear family continues to disintegrate. Blacks have gone from 20% to 70% illegitimacy and no amount of federal dollars *I doubt paid by gjc, hence her self-righteous drivel* can hold back the social destruction this trend has caused. Hispanics and whites are well on their way to joining them so this isn't a racial thing...it's a cultural thing. Bastard children were stigmatized in the past not because they were/are bad kids, but because there was a tacit understanding among cultures that a society of fatherless children is bad for society. If you don't believe me then take a drive to Camden. The left can't have it both ways. They can't say that it's heartless and cruel to stigmatize fathering children out of wedlock (and in many cases again and again and again) and then wring their hands and moan at the inevitable societal destruction ie. children in poverty the kumbaya world they want to create comes into being and deny their responsibility for all the chaos and pain they unwittingly unleashed. And they sure can't blame "heartless right wingers" who, after watching 50 years and 4 trillion dollars of a "war on poverty" get poured down the drain think that maybe the problem is cultural and not financial?
Flag Disposal Bin
Diane April 24, 2014 at 07:16 am
Veterans Day is in November!
Scott Oran April 24, 2014 at 07:41 am
I assume they mean Memorial Day.
Mr. History April 24, 2014 at 09:33 am
Scott Oran Thanks for pointing out my mistake Yes its Memorial Day Parade. Sorry for that
From the Lips of Marlboro Taxpayers
Mike Rath April 24, 2014 at 11:26 am
I had hoped once Wasser was gone, our tax dollars would be watched a little more closely by FRHSD.Read More
Marlboro Mann April 24, 2014 at 12:53 pm
Just remember that the only three profitable professions in this wretched state are publicRead More employees, politicians, and mobsters. The rest of us will continue to pay and pay and pay...............so don't expect any relief from FRHSD, its just another den of patronage and a cash cow for its employees.
cynicinmarlboro April 24, 2014 at 01:03 pm
PaladinSF, you are correct. Interest in running for elections is also based on political connectionsRead More in a supposedly non-political position, as has been seen too many times in this and other towns. I pass the county school on Koslowski all the time and buses from all around constantly pull in and out of the lot so there are those students who must be attending only part of the day. So I don't see where it precludes a reciprocal relationship among the FRHSD high schools should the FRHSD be disbanded. I'm trying to understand your reasoning for duplication of personnel should the FRHSD administration be disbanded. The towns already have a superintendent and others performing the same duties. Why hire more? The only real changes I see might be in the high school itself, depending on how the organization develops. Perhaps we might even save money in salaries and benefits in the long run. Mike Rath, it was reported some time back that oversight in spending has been lacking, especially for legal expenses. Now that the old firm is out of the picture and the FRHSD got their hands slapped it might be better, but the FRHSD administration, as a whole, is still some of the highest paid in the state. Which, I assume, is why this was written in the first place. Do they really need another increase? Bad enough all the other unions feel they are entitled to more every single year, which the FRHSD BOE grants with each contract.
Carisa, the 14-and-a-half pound baby born to Burlington mother Caroline Ruscak. Credit: Massachusetts General Hospital
Socrates Cee April 24, 2014 at 12:24 am
Now that is something. Imagine how big this baby will be in a couple of years. He probably won'tRead More even fit through a regular door!
Alison McArty April 24, 2014 at 11:35 am
Sunny do you have any scientific information whatsoever to back up your asinine comment?
erin greisch April 24, 2014 at 01:11 pm
Thank you Alison I was thinking the same thing....
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bg robbins April 24, 2014 at 02:31 pm
May God have mercy on his soul .....I have none.
bg robbins April 24, 2014 at 02:37 pm
"Pat Kittle" Our history may be past, but it's easy to see it lives in you.
Sammy Samovar April 24, 2014 at 02:43 pm
I know I am sick and need help.
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Tom Hollman April 24, 2014 at 01:54 pm
NOTHING WRONG WITH HAVING A WOMAN PRESIDENT WOULD PERHAPS BE A BREATH OF FRESH AIR. HILLERY IS NOTRead More FRESH AIR. SHE FROZE UP IN BENGAZIE/ WAS ALWAYS NIP AN TUCK WITH THE DEATHS AND SCANDELS SHE DID NOTHING AS SENATOR KINDA LIKE A KENNEDY A BLOWHARD BOUGHT AND PAID FOR BY OTHER PHONEYS WITH LOTS OF MONEY FOR THIER AGENDAS SHE'S IN FAVOR OF THE HEALTHCARE MONOPOLY THAT THE GRANDKIDS GET THE BILL FOR NO THANKS WAY TO MUCH BAGADGE FOR ME AND MINE
Michael Hipp April 24, 2014 at 02:22 pm
Boy, if you guys are like this now, what are you going to be acting like if she runs and wins theRead More presidency? Are your collective heads just going to pop?
B. Dub April 24, 2014 at 02:46 pm
Honestly, Michael, yes. I really can't imagine what that will be like. I have a good friend who isRead More as liberal as they get (we don't discuss politics, which is why we still like each other). There is a tiny part of me that would like to see Hillary win just to prove to my friend how wrong she is about her. But the rational part of me is scared - really scared - of how many fewer rights we would have under a Hillary presidency combined with a Democratic Congress. I mean we've already lost enough in the last 8 years; we need to stop the bleeding.
cynicinmarlboro April 23, 2014 at 04:22 pm
No FRHSD school on the list but they're still going to ask for more from us in taxes for the nextRead More year, according to the papers. And the county schools - as good as they are - still run at a higher cost per pupil than local districts.
Emily April 24, 2014 at 08:04 am
The high technology schools are highlighted in the top ratings. Not all students have theRead More opportunity to be involved in these programs. It's a select number of high schoolers in those "specialty areas" who have the advantage of pursuing their future interests. It's a very homogeneous group of motivated students who are able to be on a track to advance academically whether it be in the area of business, law, health, engineering, culinary, etc. So, when top schools are listed it usually refers to smaller classes, high interest, and homogeneous groupings. Principals and Superintendents like to promote these programs as examples of their school's success. Often, the entire picture, including problems within the system aren't brought to light.
Photo from Long Beach Patch Post
nascarblue April 24, 2014 at 07:24 am
this "to me" is not funny, the swat teams are used for serious issues, hostage taking,Read More etc. to have a swat team called to a home behind a video game is stupid, these swat members are trained to save lives, etc. to be called to a home behind a video game is not funny, what happens if a REAL call comes in and swat is needed there, I hope they catch the idiot that called swat and he gets what he/she deserves
John Strother April 24, 2014 at 08:38 am
with caller ID they should be able to point to the caller. Sorry but an out of state telephoneRead More number should be a tip off.
Eddie April 24, 2014 at 08:52 am
The caller used Skype, via the Internet, and will probably never be found if he took certainRead More precautions unless he's running his mouth about this prank.
Marynary April 24, 2014 at 11:22 am
Are you self employed? You seem to be able to manage your time to suit yourself. What field?
Coffeenut April 24, 2014 at 11:28 am
Yes I am. I'd rather not divulge my field on here though.
* April 24, 2014 at 12:52 pm
must be a grower...
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Michigan's ban on affirmative action in college admissions.
Grumpy Old Man April 24, 2014 at 02:02 pm
@Charles Taite - As one of the commentators responding to and to whom Black Panther of PoetryRead More responded I happen to agree with you. I don't know whether Patch removed him or whether he did so himself. I for one did not flag any of his comments as offensive regardless of my personal dislike of some of the comments he made. If Patch did so shame on Patch. P.S. As much as I have issues with what he wrote he is no where close to the KKK for bigotry or racist beliefs or talk but your point is well taken.
dwayne roberson April 24, 2014 at 02:17 pm
Patch deleted my comments on an Earth Day article. All I did was recommend JunkScience.com.
Charles Taite April 24, 2014 at 02:45 pm
TRUST ME!!! "The Black Panther of Poetry" did not do this himself. benicia patch didRead More it!! THIS IS NOT AMERICA!!!
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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.
Michael pellettiere April 23, 2014 at 12:19 pm
Nj #1 in forclosures
The Stig April 22, 2014 at 01:10 pm
Dickie also can't stand not seeing his name in the paper once a week, so he'll be "for" orRead More "against" something just for the sake of issuing a press release. Sending out a camera crew to interview him just enables him further. Forty years and counting. He's the poster child for Term Limits.
Mac April 22, 2014 at 03:26 pm
the only difference I see between Codey and Christie is that one is wearing an orange cone and theRead More other one is still renting them out at will - regardless, the longer Julie Herrman remains at Rutgers, the longer Rutgers's integrity is going to be under a public cloud
Clyde Z April 23, 2014 at 07:59 am
her hiring was a joke, I mean they said they did a background check: must not have used GoogleRead More search because they've listed her troubles before her hire at Rutgers. Not to mention that she "lied" on her application. I've had co-workers fired after a month, months and in another case years after their hire due to lies on their application. Hermann's lies could/should have been cought by simple 10th grade investigation
Everyday Mathematics is just one of the programs that makes a heck of a lot of $ off of the millions of textbooks sold to schools that teach to the 'Core.' The Common Core isn't just restricting for teachers & students, it's lining people's pockets.
CowDung April 24, 2014 at 12:20 pm
Gary's post is full of falsehoods.
CowDung April 24, 2014 at 12:22 pm
"Agreements or addenda" are not part of the Common Core. Again, if states are doing theirRead More own thing by adding stuff or agreeing to do something different, it isn't Common Core.
Millsey April 24, 2014 at 02:46 pm
If it's on the internet it must be true? A small group of parents make up some "facts" andRead More post it on random news sites. So it must be true? I'm in favor of trusting the actual sources of the program over a blog that someone created because they are afraid of their kids getting a better education.
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Madeleine April 24, 2014 at 02:02 pm
Silent Wolf: As a Christian, I personally wish I could wake up tomorrow and self-righteousRead More intolerant people (like you) who (falsely) claim to be Christians wouldn't be here. As an American, I also wish the government and people like you stop dictating how Americans live and whom they wish to worship.
SILENT WOLF April 24, 2014 at 02:26 pm
Madeleine , accusation , accusation.. I don't need to prove to you that I am a true christian...AndRead More as far as dictating you are guilty of it yourself.. implying that we should take these words out to make a few people happy. Then what change the flag or maybe call this country some other name . .worship a rock and see if I care care..
John Santaella April 24, 2014 at 02:28 pm
Silent Wolf, not that I need to defend Madeleine but she has never said those words should beRead More removed to make people happy. She has stated clearly numerous times that they don't belong there.
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Paul April 22, 2014 at 09:10 pm
Netflix is hands down the best deal going, and it has been a bargain for YEARS. I guess theRead More nonsensical whiners who complain about a long-delayed, $2 a MONTH increase are worried it will cost them a (partial) SINGLE LATTE. Utterly ridiculous.
Gregg L. DesElms April 23, 2014 at 10:36 am
TO MICHAEL BRENNICK: Leftist, Democra... WHAT? You think Comcast is part of the so-calledRead More "liberal" media (which, by the way, doesn't even exist)? Are you freakin' KIDDIN' me? [shakes head in disbelief] Wow. The FOX NEWS CHANNEL should be held criminally liable for what it has done to your brain.
Gregg L. DesElms April 23, 2014 at 02:39 pm
FOR THOSE WHO LIKE AMAZON PRIME OVER NETFLIX: Here's an interesting article from today (23 Apr 2014)Read More about how Amazon Prime just got HBO to stream at least some of its older content, plus "HBO GO," to Amazon's new Fire TV box, thereby making NetFlix upset because NetFlix (nor any other streaming service, including HULU) has never been able to get any HBO content; and so Amazon has scored a real coup! On the Fierce Wireless website | http://bit.ly/1i9J0l7 | Interesting.