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jasco July 23, 2014 at 07:02 am
Homeland Security Office .. for New Jersey?
jasco July 23, 2014 at 07:04 am
Homeland Security Office… but for NJ? Let me guess-- another office that gives out free crapRead More that towns down need?
Mel Sharples July 23, 2014 at 09:12 am
Jasco - you are wrong, it's an office that gives out free crap that no one needs to towns theRead More Governor likes. That's Democracy 101 in NJ.
@xxLouA July 23, 2014 at 08:59 am
as painless as possible as we fill our pockets. this was closed a few years ago for the sameRead More purpose, I believe. But someone is making some big bux doing it. and the tide moves on
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Paul J. DiBartolo July 20, 2014 at 12:43 pm
You think Moriarty's bill to mandate cameras on all police cars will work as good as a bill he votedRead More for in 2011 "that would have reaffirmed the penalties for refusing to take a breath test?" Oh wait, when pulled over for suspicion of DWI, "he didn't realize the consequences of not taking the Breathalyzer." Yo Paul, did you read it before you voted for it or are you part of the Nancy Pelosi school of idiot politicians telling us we have to pass something to know what's in it? Sorry to say, Mr Moriarty, but your excuse sounds about as idiotic as hers. Maybe you should go back to reporting the news instead of trying to make news because all you're making is bad news.
Schu July 20, 2014 at 01:47 pm
I agree with Paul, Moriarty is a liberal hypocrite. Laws for thee, but not for me.
Bob Harris July 21, 2014 at 10:24 am
They should make this guy Governor.
PAUL WOYCIECHOWSKI July 20, 2014 at 08:45 am
TERM LIMITS, TERM LIMITS !!!!!!
Paul J. DiBartolo July 20, 2014 at 09:03 am
It kind of reminds me of the Sprint commercial where 'The Man' announces his new Sprint phone planRead More has no limits so it's his way of 'sticking it to the man.' His sidekick reminds him he is THE man so he is essentially sticking it to himself. Apparently, that's the only part of this 'The Man' has not quite worked out. So, how to get all these greedy and selfish politicians politicos to pass laws that actually restrain them and attempt to force them to be honest? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZG-VB5xb6KM
Paul J. DiBartolo July 20, 2014 at 12:48 pm
It kind of reminds me of the Sprint commercial where 'The Man' announces his new Sprint phone planRead More has no limits so it's his way of 'sticking it to the man.' His sidekick reminds him he is THE man so he is essentially sticking it to himself. Apparently, that's the only part of this 'The Man' has not quite worked out. So, how to get all these greedy and self-absorbed politicos to pass laws that actually restrain them and attempt to force them to be honest? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZG-VB5xb6KM
Mel Sharples July 22, 2014 at 01:35 pm
And now...the straw man argument from William. Where did I say I wanted to take away your guns? IRead More could not possibly care less about your guns. Read my posts, I just ask that gun owners act like responsible adults with the guns they do have. Sorry you feel threatened by a call for personal responsibility. As for investing in these types of guns, I'll consider it. People like you told me not enough people would ever use Apple to make it profitable. I disagreed, I made money off it. That simple. You cry over a non-existent threat to your guns, yet say nothing when your government sets up a national surveillance state that reads your emails and listens to your calls. That never bothered anyone. Because Freedom. You have guns, yet you sat on your rear end while the government used 9/11 to take away countless freedoms. Every freedom that Americans have given away has been at the behest of the American people. Americans can't wait to give them away. As long as they can keep their flat screen TV's, guns, government checks, ponies, unicorns, what have you.
Mel Sharples July 22, 2014 at 01:36 pm
And now...the straw man argument from William. Where did I say I wanted to take away your guns? IRead More could not possibly care less about your guns. Read my posts, I just ask that gun owners act like responsible adults with the guns they do have. Sorry you feel threatened by a call for personal responsibility. As for investing in these types of guns, I'll consider it. People like you told me not enough people would ever use Apple to make it profitable. I disagreed, I made money off it. That simple. You cry over a non-existent threat to your guns, yet say nothing when your government sets up a national surveillance state that reads your emails and listens to your calls. That never bothered anyone. Because Freedom. You have guns, yet you sat on your rear end while the government used 9/11 to take away countless freedoms. Every freedom that Americans have "lost" has been at the behest of the American people. Americans can't wait to give them away. As long as they can keep their flat screen TV's, guns, government checks, ponies, unicorns, what have you.
Mel Sharples July 22, 2014 at 01:37 pm
Oh, and the BS argument about Nazis taking way guns so they could "take over"? Are youRead More repeating that lie as well? Laughable, if it weren't so sad.
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Paul J. DiBartolo July 14, 2014 at 01:55 pm
Oppps...do I have egg on my face? I must have taken a ride in the time machine that you were talkingRead More about:-)
Bob Kola July 14, 2014 at 03:48 pm
Well, it is difficult at times to figure out if you are coming or going on Patch!
Paul J. DiBartolo July 15, 2014 at 08:15 am
Patches, I'm dependin' on ya... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kaKP_jKz6YA
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.
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.
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.
Paul J. DiBartolo June 27, 2014 at 08:30 am
Thank you, sir, may I have another. Gloucester Township should change it's slogan to, "We doRead More business as usual, giving you the usual business."
Bea Coyle June 29, 2014 at 05:20 pm
The comment by Mr.Hutchinson above is hard to believe at best. Can we really believe that they knewRead More nothing about Genesis when it only takes 2 minutes on line to find out that Salvatore Sicilliano Esq has been on the Board of Trustees for the Camden County Democratic Committee and was Vice Chairman for Camden County Board of Ethics. He is also on the Board of Trustees for Genesis Counseling Center .Others like Joe Sambuco also have ties to Camden County Boards and Genesis. So Mr.Hutchinson isn't aware of what goes in Camden County if you wish to believe him.I don't.
Paul J. DiBartolo June 29, 2014 at 07:38 pm
Hutchison has a history of stretching the facts. It's no mystery what's going on in this town andRead More more and more people are seeing the light.
@xxLouA June 24, 2014 at 10:35 am
make sure u take care of all the politico's first as usual. :)
Mary Hogan June 24, 2014 at 01:45 pm
how about the always forgotten Glendora section of GT?
Pete Heinbaugh June 24, 2014 at 02:39 pm
Forgotten! Glendora? You just were given the brand new Citizens Appreciation Park. You should beRead More grateful.
Drew P. Nipps June 24, 2014 at 07:33 am
Yes! Keep canceling those teacher benefits! For serious!
@xxLouA June 24, 2014 at 10:39 am
make sure you all sit and be quiet while he talks and don't ask questions .....you might get tossed
John June 24, 2014 at 06:39 pm
Best Gov this state had in a looong time. Tells it straight !!
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Caring4GT June 23, 2014 at 11:36 am
Congratulations to the citizens for taking a healthy and honest interest in our community. And aRead More huge congrats to the students who make us all proud with their tech savvy and drive. But we must ask if Mayor Mayer will hang around after the awards and photo op to answer questions from the public about his 9% tax increase, lies about the Hit Doctor or maybe give the public an update on the FEDERAL lawsuits filed against him, the police, the housing authority and the town. We are on the hook for the settlements. Care to comment Mr. Mayer? Or will you run out and hide from your constituents, your bosses?
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Brian N July 8, 2014 at 10:41 pm
I dont live where my company is headquartered
John July 9, 2014 at 01:51 pm
I do not care about U, maybe U live in a forest...or maybe U bike to work or maybe U walk to work soRead More what
Brian N July 9, 2014 at 03:24 pm
I wish I could bike to work, that would be nice!
Get a Life June 19, 2014 at 01:42 pm
Think they meant to say National Guard
John June 19, 2014 at 02:54 pm
The Coast Guard was at WWII , Korea and Vietnam but I agree , this was a mistake.
John June 19, 2014 at 09:16 pm
Some body has to go back to school for English lessons....Just like the news today from Obama, nowRead More we have 300 combat support people going back to Iraq and he said no boots were being deployed, what a joke, another Vietnam....
Montclair Deputy Mayor Bob Russo (Patch file photo)
Paint June 19, 2014 at 11:16 am
Doesn't much matter people are leaving NJ as fast as they can . The liberal way simply is a downwardRead More spiral and it shows
Joe R June 19, 2014 at 11:24 am
People are leaving NJ as fast as they can???? And people are moving into NJ, entrepreneurs,Read More enterprising immigrants (LEGAL) and NJ has a fairly healthy birth rate. But the right wingers and the corporate whores who want us to further lower taxes on big corporations and the wealthy perpetuate the myth that NJ is losing population which is a big fat LIE. In the 1950s, the top marginal tax rate was 91%, now it's 39.6%.
Ridgewood Mom June 19, 2014 at 05:29 pm
Exactly Joe. All that Chris Christie has done as governor is raid the public coffers in order toRead More line the pockets of himself and his cronies. He has achieved this by employing well documented goon squad tactics and perpetuating the lie that the cost of services for the average taxpayer is the source of the state's fiscal challenges, demanding that most people in the state pay more taxes for less services in order to funnel more money to favored corporations and very wealthy individuals.
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