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polly's dad July 22, 2014 at 05:31 am
It's interesting to note that the refunds will be distributed in the month prior to theRead More Congressional elections in November. Any possibility that we are supposed to be favorably inclined toward our incumbent elected officials just before they come up for reelection?
SB Girl July 22, 2014 at 09:01 am
The question that begs to be asked/answered is "how does one know if they overpaid?"
grace July 22, 2014 at 09:14 am
thanks @ SB girl i also want to know that..maybe we call our ins co?
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MOONPOOL July 22, 2014 at 09:17 am
this move by ducy is just going back to the old list of people in jobs in the scarpelli days. waitRead More and see Russell will be in a high paying job soon. along with more in the democrat club.
A Resident July 22, 2014 at 09:28 am
Sean Conneamhe likes to make things up and put them in quotes....that makes people believe it'sRead More coming from somewhere other than just his mind.
Don Lee July 22, 2014 at 09:40 am
Rolling parks and rec into DPW...DPW is union, right? Unions NEVER save taxpayers, or anyone elseRead More money (including their members with the hefty union dues). But Dems love unions and their contributions. How about some part time workers at parks/rec? Town does not need stronger or more unions. Oh well..real state values dropping in Brick as taxes raise. Know what that means? In the long run: Middle class Be-bye and More Maple Leaf, etc. types. Destruction of a once nice town. I would agree more Smoke and Mirrors!
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Brandy the Dog July 19, 2014 at 01:12 pm
This is fairly easy to calculate - assuming you have access to a computer. The line from your eyesRead More to the horizon is a tangent to the earth's surface. So your eyes, the point on the horizon and the earths center form a right angled triangle. The line from your eyes to the center of the earth is the hypotenuse. So we can find the distance from your eyes to the horizon using Pythagoras theorem a^2=b^2-c^2 In this case c is the radius of the earth - 3,963 miles or 20,924,640 feet b is the radius of the earth plus the height of your eyes - 20,924,646 feet a^2 = b^2-c^2 = 251,095,716 Therefore a = 15,846 feet or almost exactly 3 miles. If your eyes are only 5 feet off the ground then the distance you can see is 14,465 feet or 2.75 miles. You would need to have your eyes 150 feet off the water in order to see 15 miles.
Heywood July 19, 2014 at 02:17 pm
Brandy, you amaze me, smart & beautiful.
Brandy the Dog July 19, 2014 at 02:53 pm
...and natural...
Barnegat Bay (Patch File Photo: Daniel Nee)
Bill Westervelt July 20, 2014 at 07:04 am
I attended one of the meetings that was held at their office at Ocean County College and suggested aRead More new inlet be installed which would provide flushing of the bay. They responded with "it would allow invasive species into the bay" Never told me what the invasive species were! Sandy opened Mantalokin but was quickly closed and nearby in the 1800's, Cranbury inlet was where boats entered to port in Toms River but was partially closed by a hurricane and developers jumped on the closure to make Seaside Park. What Rutgers wants is funding to continue to keep study programs in place for their benefit.
SAM July 20, 2014 at 07:07 am
Rock.n.Roll July 20, 2014 at 07:57 am
Bill, they were totally mis-informed to give that as a reason. The real reason you cannot openRead More another inlet is because it would raise the level of the bay waters to a point where they come further inland and flood properties. Their are many reasons the bay is in decline. Fertilizers leeching into the waters from residents lawn care, improper use of personal watercraft in back bay natural lagoons, wiping out marine life and killing what eel grass is left, over development along shore lines (even the state with overdeveloping the county park at the Mantoloking Bridge, and putting in too too many boat slips which will even increase more boats (gasoline leakage - I see the slicks every morning on top of the water !), crabbing with chicken for bait (pollutes the bay), I could go on, I live on the bay and see all the bad things going on. We already have an infiltration of sea nettles jelly fish which kills other marine life (came up from the Chessapeak Bay).
Mel Sharples July 22, 2014 at 10:13 am
William, my bet (in the form of investment) will be that the people who want these are among the 10%Read More of the population who still have money to spend. That means premiums, that means lower volume is still profitable. I'm not expecting this to be a big volume seller among rural white men and gangs. But that's OK. There lots of money to be made.
Mel Sharples July 22, 2014 at 10:29 am
And the gun lobby is strong enough to make this law go away. No way sales would be restricted.Read More Absolutely no way.
Mel Sharples July 22, 2014 at 10:47 am
Both sell fear, because that's the ONLY thing that the low-info electorate responds to. LazyRead More Americans would rather watch Judge Judy than vote their own self interest or educate themselves on topics. It's either "they're a-comin' for your guns" or "they're a-comin' for your social security check.
R/V Marcus G. Langseth (Photo Credit: Office of Marine Operations, LDEO)
Bob Vey July 16, 2014 at 08:50 am
Rutgers wants to get Millions of Fed. grant $$$$$$ It's all about the$$$$$$$$$ honey.
Rock.n.Roll July 16, 2014 at 10:31 am
How sad is it that tax payer money is being used against itself....think about that...Politics areRead More going to cause the end of our government as we USED to know it. Politicians/lawyers are thriving, in a frenzy for the $ over this issue....
chester bojarski July 16, 2014 at 11:40 am
Oil drilling will start in a year or two,more jobs --it's all about the money..once our self servingRead More politicians figure out how much they can pocket,drilling will start...new jersey the most corrupt state in the nation!
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Mac July 14, 2014 at 05:42 pm
it is?
Scott Neuman July 14, 2014 at 06:32 pm
Look for Democratic-Republican Party candidates in November.
KMC July 14, 2014 at 08:10 pm
Hoping we get better candidates to fill the seats that are going to be empty.
Citizen of America July 16, 2014 at 02:31 pm
I'm planning to go to Bookends tomorrow to meet our 45th President, Hillary Clinton. Obviously,Read More conservatives are worried about her -- that's why they've cranked up the mud-slinging machine 2+ years before her election.
Long Time Resident July 19, 2014 at 08:08 pm
I would expect nothing less from a DumboRat lemming like Moron of America!
Long Time Resident July 19, 2014 at 08:08 pm
Watch the trained puppet dance.
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J.JONES July 10, 2014 at 07:20 pm
B-MAC Is a pretty big program where does the money go that the parents pay to have there childrenRead More play in that program ?? Isn't that part of the $200k ?? Someone explain .
Sean Conneamhe July 11, 2014 at 05:28 am
"Good work, Andrea."
A steel revetment project starts in Mantoloking, July 10, 2014. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Joseph Bilotti July 10, 2014 at 03:36 pm
This wall will push MORE water into the towns North (Pt. Pleasant Beach) and south of the wall.Read More They had BETTER BUILD WALLS ALSO!!!!! Or they will be completely destroyed next time!!!!!!
Chuck Cumella July 10, 2014 at 06:38 pm
Build it now !!!
Mac July 11, 2014 at 11:19 am
itssoeasyinnj - is the same leadership providing this political contracting taxpayer smorgasbordRead More claiming a 45 foot wide, four mile long sheet of steel is going to protect the Jersey Shore from Mother Nature also the same public shills claiming that sugar is a poison?
Sheet pile being delivered in Mantoloking, N.J., June 26, 2014. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Tom Bolcar July 11, 2014 at 05:30 am
Hurrah for the seawall from Sunshine Harbor, Bay Head Shores, Lagoona Village, Beaver Dam Creek,Read More Metadaconk Neck, Cedarcroft, Mantoloking Road, Silver Bay, and all of the other back bay neighborhoods so devastated from Sandy breaching at Lyman Street and the Mantoloking Bridge. This project should prevent us from having to go through the past 18 months again. The water will rise again but without the barrier island breaching the flooding should be manageable.
Mac July 11, 2014 at 11:00 am
yes, a four mile long, 15 foot deep ocean pool will be quite manageable - most residents will beRead More able to dock their boats by a 3rd floor window
PM July 11, 2014 at 12:48 pm
There will eventually be a huge breach in the Normandy section of TR where the wall ends...thatRead More means Green Island is history!
The live positioning off the research boat Marcus G. Langseth, which will conduct seismic testing off New Jersey. (Map: MarineTraffic.com, Google Maps)
This issue certainly rises to the level of "emergent threat".
"Sarah" - you have never chimed in on any other issue. Work for the blasters?
For the "deleted" poster...Perpetual candidate? I ran in 2012 strictly to see how theRead More system was gamed, so we could adapt our efforts. This is my second campaign, and the first was, essentially, test-marketing. If I were vain, I would dress nicer. As to my ability and education? "If you done it, it ain't braggin'..."- Dizzy Dean.
R/V Marcus G. Langseth (Photo Credit: Office of Marine Operations, LDEO)
Chris July 9, 2014 at 10:36 pm
Frank and all... Raptor is messing with everyone just to create some buzz. If he loves high surf soRead More much he should have been out there when Sandy came ashore....at least there would have been one positive Sandy impact that we would have all agreed on.
anonymous July 9, 2014 at 10:41 pm
I believe rutgers university are the ones behind this and that who we need to fight . What the hellRead More are they going to find out with this anyway??????? Frank thank you for your service I was in as well and know a thing or two about this subject and it is not a good idea..
Winston Smith July 10, 2014 at 02:22 pm
Again Raptor keeps showing us how F'in STUPID he. Lets blast you, maybe gold coins will fall out ofRead More your ass
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Glenn July 8, 2014 at 09:14 am
460/2700=17% Wow, that FEMA relief is really pouring in, and it's only taken 20 months to get thisRead More far!!
Jeremy July 9, 2014 at 09:17 pm
How come I'm just hearing about this program now? I've been on top of all of the programs but thisRead More slipped past me.
Glenn July 9, 2014 at 11:47 pm
Oh, it's called the bend over program. Call your mayor or Gov! Apparently we both forgot the grease.Read More
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Princeton Van Zile III July 3, 2014 at 10:02 am
Hasn't The Point Pleasant Beach Boardwalk been through enough stress?
Passing Through July 3, 2014 at 10:59 am
As soon as they said Tacopina was DiGilio's attorney, I knew he was a free man and so did he. NotRead More the first case the prosecutors office botched. And by botched, I mean was bought...
Richard J Frank July 3, 2014 at 03:19 pm
probably to feed his fat face w/ pizza and ice cream!
A rally, held July 2, 2014, in Barnegat Light, N.J. against seismic ocean blasting off the New Jersey coast. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
I may be coming to the Board Meeting in Lacey, tomorrow night...afterward, my wife and I will likelyRead More walk the inlet at Barnegat Light. Look for the fat guy with the cute girl.
(helping with the Solar investigation and Lacey Recall)
Rock.n.Roll July 9, 2014 at 10:10 am
Go getem and speak, everyone needs to do what you are doing, then we will be heard.
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Marc Micciulla July 2, 2014 at 11:52 am
I'm all about the military and love having the bases around, but how are we going to give funding toRead More a federal entity when, as Chris Christie stated, the state is broke and can't even take care of the state's responsibilities? Are we broke or are we not broke when you want us to appear that way?
MissElanyS July 3, 2014 at 10:13 am
This is a sad state of affairs when a United States Military base goes intoRead More "foreclosure". This is one of the biggest lies going on in America. Since when is the United States government "broke"? Nothing is done without a purpose and in this day and age, it's usually a nefarious purpose. As far as the State of New Jersey is concerned, same thing applies. We are "broke" like I am the Queen of England and if you believe the lies the government from the top of the pyramid, down dishes out, I have a bridge to sell you. One whose lanes have not yet been closed by Chris Christies filthy hands.
Marynary July 3, 2014 at 11:49 am
Seems we constantly hear about how Social Security is going to run out of money. How come we neverRead More hear about welfare or food stamps running out of money? What's interesting is the first group "worked for" their money, but the second didn't. I mention this to show just how selective saving money tactics are.
BBW June 30, 2014 at 05:19 pm
wearing google glasses while driving, drive a nail their eye. Feeling even better now.
Brandy the Dog June 30, 2014 at 06:13 pm
@ Robert I did not think you were trying to devalue my opinion. I agree with you on many of yourRead More points. We do differ on the pursuit of this "knuckle head". But, I do appreciate your concern and enjoy your evening. Thanks Again!
BBW June 30, 2014 at 08:16 pm
Legal stop, no reason to bolt. Once he bolted he became a legal threat. Police responded properly.Read More Guy could have just murdered his mother in law.
Common Cents June 30, 2014 at 08:54 pm
The real main intention of this law was to protect somebody who is rendering assistance, regardless.Read More If you were to come to an accident and you moved the person out of the car because it was going to burn, but in the intention you caused paralysis due to an injury your had no idea about, you would be granted immunity. You were acting in the best interest of the victim, trying to save their life. If this act was not in effect, nobody would render assistance if they thought about the consequences. Good people with basic human nature would still help. It takes the ambulance chasers to ruin something else like this.
ThudNJ June 30, 2014 at 09:11 pm
Lawyers are nit pickers who strive to find loopholes in everything. Shakespeare was right when heRead More said " First we kill the lawyers"
Andrea July 1, 2014 at 12:22 am
My friend, got her CELLPHONE stolen right out of her hand on the 92 bus and everyone else just satRead More there, she said that someone had lent her their phone, so she could call her mom. She also stated that the cops wouldn't come out just for a stolen cellphone, how do those people know? As for the mom who got a beat down in front of her child, and I was there, I would have been the first to call 911. True story, I went to University Plaza in Newark to pay my cable bill at the Optimum Payment Center, and I grabbed something to eat, anyway, as I was eating in my car, I saw a store owner get hit by some guy, and I put down my food, and picked up my cellphone as I was about to dial 911, I heard the owner say not to, but I had to, even though he was a complete stranger to me, I knew enough to know that if I did nothing, it would've be just as bad as the criminal doing the hitting. I am the type of person who will stand up for anyone if I see what's going on.
Work continues at Windward Beach Park in Brick. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
WMS826 June 28, 2014 at 04:59 pm
I doubt anyone cares about you and your white middle class children anymore.
J June 28, 2014 at 10:06 pm
It's a shame. We "goyem" get treated like we don't belong in a township park. TaxesRead More maintain it. We pay enough. Guess I'll stick to the school playground...
Brandy the Dog July 6, 2014 at 11:35 pm
WMS826, Why should anybody care about "those people anymore"?
Geoff Cabral June 26, 2014 at 05:09 pm
A falling tree ripped off one part of one wall's siding on the back of your house and the newRead More doesn't exactly match the rest of the house? Chubb doesnt want you looking at it and being disappinted, so they pay to replace it all - no quibbling. The only thing they require is honest customers so they already know who and what you are before they agree to quote your risk. Scammers need not apply....
jesscott June 27, 2014 at 06:41 am
Are you all really pretending that partisan politics doesn't exist absolutely everywhere....sinceRead More the beginning of time? Grow up.
Beach_N8iv June 30, 2014 at 04:04 pm
YOUR governor is just protecting his Big Business Masters. They tell him what to do and he complies,Read More not that he has a choice. The Trenton Tyrant should be shown the door.
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angie argabrite June 27, 2014 at 07:43 am
what about the "hard choice" to do something for the people who AREN'T his millionaireRead More friends?
Chief Wahoo June 27, 2014 at 08:36 am
It's funny. (Actually it's not ) I haven't heard either side of liars and thiefs , talk bout theRead More unfairness of taking away the property tax rebates of most homeowners and seniors. Especially only a month BEFORE they were counting on them. How is anyone supposed to budget their household, with these clowns in charge of state. Christie with your made up budget and your lies , you are a bum. Public unions , with your collusion and greed, you are scum.
Mac June 27, 2014 at 11:48 am
sorry angie argabrite but our overstuffed pampered national smorgasbord traveler that drops byRead More occasionally to show us that as Governor he can walk and chew gum at the same time doesn't make any "hard choices" without a million dollar advance to his wife's charity retirement fund first
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PeoplePlease June 26, 2014 at 07:37 pm
I've read this article 4 times and it still does not make any sense. Was this a high schoolRead More graduation assignment?
J G June 27, 2014 at 03:11 pm
What difference does it make'!
MD June 27, 2014 at 08:33 pm
The difference is, this propaganda ridden article is full of bigotry. Just give us the news.
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Mrgrumpass June 28, 2014 at 03:57 pm
The Men In Black must have another use planed for that parcel of land!
Guess Who July 1, 2014 at 01:08 am
absolutely!!! While I have met some very nice MIB's, generally they are blind to the world beyondRead More their religion and care nothing about anything except their religion, yet they enjoy welfare that the rest of us must pay for to subsidize their numerous kids . I'm sorry I'm just sick of the illegal immigrants and certain religions taking advantage of what once was a good program to give temporary help to needy AMERICANS and neither of those groups wants to be an AMERICAN they want their original nationality and not ours. Few if any celebrate our country's founding on the 4th or even know anything about our diverse history, so I see no need or duty to help subsidize their lives
Lucretia B July 1, 2014 at 09:04 pm
Very well said, Guess.
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Andy Pat June 25, 2014 at 04:04 pm
I know red light camera revenue is attractive. But they were a ripoff from day one. Great for theRead More private company that gets its profits from mostly technical violations. Did they make our town safer. I think not. Some argue they increased accidents. Running a red light is still violation. I say "make your money the old fashioned way". Earn it. In fact that is why we pay over 100 officers excellent pay and benefits.
Not So Dumb June 25, 2014 at 04:40 pm
From what I've read the Red Light Camera's made the over 2.2 Million Dollars. Why should we give upRead More that kind of money for the township. Your all pissed that the company that made it possible for the township to add to it's treasury was also padding their own pockets. OK, so what it put money in our pockets. Red light cameras are a behavior modification program. You break the law then you should be punished. If we put a cop there and you break the law you get points, you get an insurance surcharge, you waste a day to go to court and lose a days pay. So, tell me if your breaking the law is it worth the $85.00 and no other punishment, or would you want it the other way that ends up costing you over $500 dollars plus. don't forget your way will make you get a lawyer and that's a $1500 first time charge. I never got a ticket from the cameras and I'd bet 99% of those bitiching got a ticket and tried to fight it and LOST. Reinstitute the cameras and let those who break the law pay for it.
Joseph King June 25, 2014 at 10:01 pm
Not so dumb ha? well why don't you let them put a camera on you and your house, You start givenRead More Government the chance to use surveillance cameras and it won't end! By the way I am not a person who has broken any laws either I just don't like when someone uses entrapment to make money. What is this country becoming?
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