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New Jersey Voters

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments · New Jersey

Tommorrow, January 15th, is the last day to register for the February 15th Primary Elections. It is not too late to jump ship and change your party affliations! If you are not a registered voter, get off your butt and get registered. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>CLICK HERE<<<<<<<<<<<<<

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New Jersey Toll Increases

January 11th, 2008 · No Comments · Current Events, New Jersey

            Click on the image above to figure out how much it will cost you to use the NJ Turnpike in the future.  Gov. Jon Corzine gave his state of the state speech the other day and I think he is proposing changes that are too late and too little. […]

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Why the Reverand Al needs Vonage and If you are vacationing in Mexico be on the lookout for…

January 9th, 2008 · No Comments · Current Events, New Jersey

Last month Otis Blunt and Jose Espinosa escaped from the Union County Jail. Their escape has been compared to the Shawshank Redemption escape.  They used pictures of women to cover holes they dug through cinderblock walls.  Jose Espinosa was captured last night a mere 6 blocks from the jail. He clearly was not the brightest person in […]

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The best NJ bumper sticker ever!

January 6th, 2008 · No Comments · Current Events, Gifts/Products, Gripes, Humor, Interesting, New Jersey

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Can Atheists Be Parents? Time Magazine 1970

January 6th, 2008 · No Comments · New Jersey

Okay people, this article came from a TIME Magazine article from December 1970. Could you please look at dates before you blog. I think from reviewing blogs and their comments that many people still have definte views for and against atheists, so the article still has relevance in 2008. I think people don’t know much […]

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Route 36 Bridge to Sandy Hook

January 3rd, 2008 · No Comments · Current Events, New Jersey

(Photo by Ticalian) By Terry Gauthier Muessig “Two more lawsuits have been filed opposing the state Department of Transportation’s planned replacement of the Route 36 drawbridge over the Shrewsbury River. The suits, filed by Citizens for Rational Coastal Development and the borough of Sea Bright on Dec. 20 in federal District Court in Trenton, seek […]

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NJ Jail Guard Commits Suicide After Inmates Escape

January 2nd, 2008 · No Comments · Current Events, New Jersey

According to an article in Newsweek by Jeffrey Gold, the Union County Jail guard, who was named in a letter left by two inmates who escaped in a fashion similar to the jailbreak in the Shawshank Redemption, commited suicide today. “A guard who was named in a cheeky thank-you note left by two inmates when […]

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New Jersey and Eminent Domain….What a Crock.

December 30th, 2007 · No Comments · Gripes, New Jersey

My understanding of eminent domain has been that the local or federal government could appropriate your property for public use such as roads, public buildings or hospitals in exchange for just compensation to the owner. Hospitals and roads are typically projects that are created for the greater good. In 2005 the Supreme Court made a decision in […]

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Grocery Stores in New Jersey

December 23rd, 2007 · No Comments · Gripes, New Jersey

I hate going to the grocery store in New Jersey. I miss my HEB/Central Market from Texas, my Harris Teeter from Georgia, and my Ukrops from Virginia. We have Whole Foods, or Whole Paycheck as my husband calls it. I like organic, healthy products, but not when it triples my grocery bill for the month.  We […]

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