Sunday, October 20, 2019

Giving Back For Christmas

Like millions of Americans this week with a hope and a dream, I bought some lottery tickets, hoping to win the near-record jackpot and become an instant gazillionaire. Like...

Betting on Black: MC Black at the MVC

Before I get started, I’d like to state that I have nothing but the utmost respect for the staff at the NJ Motor Vehicle Commission. What they deal with...

There’s something screwy about politics around here

John Bencivengo, the mayor of Hamilton, took cash from a contractor who did business with the school district. Now he faces the prospect of going to prison. The Republican...

Minutes from Somewhere Else: Pandering secures Kindergarteners’ vote in Turkey-lection 2012

There are some things children should know at an early age. This fact should undeniably be among them: Every November in the United States, the masses go to the polls...

Complex Simplicity: Comic-Conned once again

By Peter DabbeneI’ve read comics all my life. That’s a statement which, at this moment, is probably being interpreted many different ways by many different readers. I won’t go...

Political connections entangle BOE

Being on the Hamilton Township Board of Education is a thankless job. In their twice monthly meetings, board members set the direction of education for the students of Hamilton Township....

My Trusty, Rusty Minivan

I’ve just wished happy birthday to a couple of friends on Facebook (I’ll say happy birthday the old-fashioned way, with a card, as well, but my, haven’t things changed?)...

Time to Unplug

Katie has been into her new job for about six weeks now. As content and marketing manager for cooktasteeat.com, a culinary media startup, one of her responsibilities is to...

The Bullied Never Forget

Is Mitt Romney a bully? Was he? Come November I will have the chance to vote in my first-ever presidential election, and I’m anxious with excitement. I am enrolled...

Higher Taxes, Fewer Extracurriculars, More Tears

I was parked in front of the middle school waiting to pick up Will after soccer practice when I saw a girl walk out of the building, wiping tears...

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