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Traffic slowing upon approach to the roundabout, where alternating lanes of traffic were being directed through the busy junction on Wednesday, July 16.
LGA July 16, 2014 at 10:56 pm
Better yet, why is Monmouth County putting traffic circles in when the rest of NJ is removing them?Read More Put the light back and let people leaving Brookdale wait. Freehold Circle - gone, Eatontown Circle - gone, Somerville Circle - Gone.
roberta July 17, 2014 at 07:41 am
Question, and asked with sarcasm. Will W. Front St. ever be open again? Going east to west in theRead More area continues to be a challenge, first it's 520 (Newman Springs Road) then it's W. Front and now it's 520 again. Open up the roads and let the traffic flow.........enough already.
ScottRAB July 17, 2014 at 03:41 pm
The FHWA (http://tinyurl.com/fhwaRAB) has a video about modern roundabouts that is mostly accurateRead More (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhHzly_6lWM ).
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.
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.
Toll Brothers concept for age-restricted housing at 101 Crawfords Corner Road, now called "Bell Works."
Carol Beckenstein July 15, 2014 at 02:12 pm
I cannot speak on behalf of CILU. I am only a member, not an officer.
Thomas Scarano July 15, 2014 at 09:40 pm
Thanks Carol...same scare tactics, and same lies..
Carol Beckenstein July 16, 2014 at 02:53 pm
I am telling the truth as I know it. If you have to stoop to this level, I will no longerRead More communicate with you.
Guess Who July 11, 2014 at 08:13 pm
Our politicians say screw the vets we're going to help ILLEGALS to get better health care, food andRead More housing here, WTF did a worthless Veteran do for us anyway? Screw em, let them die in the gutter where they belong! We gotta help ILLEGAL immigrants who come here NOT to be Americans, NOT to fit in, but here to get welfare, work off the books and take advantage of CITIZENS and LEGAL immigrants hard and tax dollars so they live fat and free
Guess Who July 11, 2014 at 08:14 pm
I say fire all politicians and lets get our priorities back in order
Guess Who July 11, 2014 at 08:15 pm
Furthermore our bridges and roads need work, but instead of taking care of the USA , weRead More build roads and bridges in anti American foreign countries ... HOW STUPID IS THAT? who were we told the enemies were in Iraq and Afghanistan? Saddam Hussein and Osama Bin Laden, right? Who put those 2 evil rats in power? Pappy George Bush did and he also helped over throw a few other countries and put other evil men in power. This is YOUR government people TAKE IT BACK BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE. Start by securing OUR borders and voting out all incumbents and then when new parties emerge, never vote for a DemoCRAP or RATpublican again There's lots more, but it's all common sense things that politicians will NOT do, and I'm bored and tired, so ending here.
Martin B. Brilliant July 6, 2014 at 12:14 pm
You can depend on Christie (like most other politicians) to take the cheap way out. You don'tRead More prevent accidents by passing another law to raise the penalties. You prevent accidents by better training, better licensing tests and more patrols. But training, testing and patrolling cost money, year after year after year. Passing a law costs practically nothing and has almost the same effect on votes, but it doesn't have the same effect on safety.
William July 6, 2014 at 08:15 pm
Not so Brilliant The past few years New Jersey has conducted Safety boating courses and requiredRead More Every Boat Operator To pass a Coast Guard approved Course, By Licensed instructors.And Set Age limits, And Passing many new laws for Boating many parallel Regular Motor Vehicle Laws , And the penalties are attached to ones Car Drivers Licence, and against ones insurance, In so doing it Created a Bunch of people going around calling each other Captain. which never did improve Safety, As a matter of fact it made things worst, Hence The Governor saw fit to sponsor More laws. but Laws are only good when obeyed, The coast Guard and State Police can only do so much, They can Not fix stupid. Remember Captain spelled backwards is Niatpac !!!
William July 8, 2014 at 10:05 am
Guess Who did Christy do all That ??? OMG I have been and saw the stupid questions Christy get fromRead More the public and Media I would last 2 Min. before i would blow up, Unlike obamanation who has a Pen and makes laws on his own. Against The Constitution of The United States. Christy has not but has vetoed many stupid Ideas presented to his office only to make him look like he is the bad guy when he does so. Speaking of ILLEGALS is it Now Christy,s fault That 1000s are pouring across the USA Boarders right now and disappearing into who knows where. with obmanation asking for BILLIONS to help them settle. It is Total Bull Shit that it is The Humanitarian thing to do. IF SO How About Haiti, Jamaica.China, Korea, Cuba, The many nations of Africa. The list is endless. that fall under the same thing. How about the many Millions right here in The United States of America. That are living under worse conditions then these so called Refuges from oppression. AKA ( ILLEGALS ) They Get Free Medical Care including Health Screenings- Dental- Eye- Care, Prescriptions -That Even The War Veterans of The United States are being refused By the VA. Now add Food stamps -Welfare - Job Assistance - Housing- Transportation - Legal Protection under our Constitution against Discrimination - And YOU are CONCERNED about them getting DRIVERS Licences Which can be added to the list along with insurances. Or they will drive with out them and not be held responsible, You had better stand back and look at the big picture. Think how Stupid The Average Person is, And the realize Half of Them are STUPIDER then that. Where do you FIT. Credits to GEO. Carlin for that bit.
The Med-Express at Route 35 South is on a 3-acre lot on Route 35 South in Hazlet.
Lea G July 6, 2014 at 10:39 am
Yuk! who wants to eat at a restaurant within arms length of sick people! Come on already...
Jeff July 9, 2014 at 09:28 pm
"Approximate site of the Lone Star"? No, it's the EXACT site of the Lone Star. And whyRead More build another structure on the site, when there are plenty of vacant sites already ON 35? Also might be nice if they actually figure out what type of restaurant it will be BEFORE seeking approval. Hazlet needs another Italian place like a hole in the head. No way should they get a variance for any of that stuff...
Peggy A. Sheehan July 9, 2014 at 10:17 pm
no more chains
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.
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.
Dorbrook Park in Colts Neck is home to a county sprayground.
Susan S June 26, 2014 at 08:01 am
What kind of grants are private clubs eligible for?
Jenn BG June 26, 2014 at 08:45 am
Dorbrook Park is FREE - Hazlet Swim Club- definitely NOT FREE… WTG Hazlet Recreation forRead More applying for a grant for a private club that is no longer supporting the HAZLET PTOs by donating passes to their club for the auction nights
Jennifer June 26, 2014 at 09:34 am
I go to Dorbrook sometimes, and it is very very crowded, and the water in the water-mill area thatRead More circulates up from the ground for kids to play with with their hands is grey and gross-looking. I am not a member of the Hazlet pool club, I am a Holmdel resident, but I have seen your club, and I think it is much nicer than the one in Holmdel. If my kids were younger, I would join there.
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.
Patch File Photo
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
The Pulaski Skyway
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.
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.
Patricia J June 19, 2014 at 06:45 am
Thanks Christina. That's makes sense. Don't think anyone is concerned about a for profit school likeRead More U of Phoenix having a satellite. Still begs the question can a not for profit school inhabit the space. Nick, you're close to the committee-can you comment?
Michael Nikolis June 19, 2014 at 05:57 pm
This is an epic achievement for the future of Holmdel. When New York is promoting NO taxes for 10Read More years to businesses that relocate to that state, the last thing we should be doing is putting up a "get out" sign to potential commercial tenants of the Bell Labs building..
Thomas Scarano June 20, 2014 at 01:16 pm
Patricia.. even if a tax exempt goes into the building...the developer is still paying the taxes orRead More in this case the money from the pilot
The former Bell Labs building, photographed in 2011, is 1.7 million square feet. Photo credit: Frank Galipo
William Y June 17, 2014 at 10:07 pm
...and the verdict is?
Christina Johnson June 17, 2014 at 10:13 pm
The Township Committee unanimously passed the ordinance setting the financial agreement betweenRead More Somerset Development and Holmdel Tuesday evening. We'll report more details Wednesday.
common sense June 18, 2014 at 12:06 pm
Conveniently, there is no explanation of Exhibit 13, the Pilot tax ememption, in the document. WhatRead More does 10% mean in the first year and every year thereafter with .25% increases? Is it 10% of the cost of improvements plus the actual building cost? If that's the case, and the building cost plus redevelopment amount to $150m, the town loses approximately $1,500,000. each year for 25 years since the current rate is about $2. About $40,000,000 over the life of this giveaway. Well done Township Committee. Help the developer and screw the Town and School District. WE NEED different people on this council NOW!!
Rick June 16, 2014 at 08:24 pm
wonder why the township didn't inform the community by phone. seems that none of my neighbors knewRead More of this and by the way, looked up the chemicals used and found them to be toxic to fish and honey bees! not particularly a good thing.
Jeannie Gallagher Donnelly June 16, 2014 at 09:50 pm
Not a great choice;Read More http://pmep.cce.cornell.edu/profiles/extoxnet/pyrethrins-ziram/resmethrin-ext.html
Rick Ricky June 18, 2014 at 06:59 pm
charlotte, You are living in a bubble. Dream, Dream, Dream darling. Obviously you really do not knowRead More what is going on. It is not the money they do it to for an exchange of favors program to put who they want a head. It helps them in the future for their own. Teachers are shroud in everything they do. There is always a motive or plant a seed going on in a bad way. It is not based on who truly is the best. You have administrator, teachers and coaches fudging every thing they can to make themselves look good. They collaborate together like the good old boys club. Trust me on this most don't care about your kids or anyone's kids unless you fall under that category of knowing someone. It is based on Who you know, not what you know just like all the other corruption going on in the world. Teachers have two faces. I think it is something they learn in college very well.
Rick Ricky June 18, 2014 at 07:04 pm
charlotte, How is teachers not responsible for some of the corruption when they give only certainRead More kids the chance to take a test over instead of all. Subjectively grades a paper better to who they know or just makes up grades because they do nothing in there class. There is a lot of H.S. Teachers who do not teach and get away with it.
grace June 18, 2014 at 07:10 pm
@rick Ricky you have just pointed out the toms river schools alma mater
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