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Clark opens registration for fall recreation programs

Registration for basketball is now taking place at the Clark Township municipal office building, located at 430 Westfield Avenue. Players may mail in registration forms, come in person to the municipal office building, or deliver applications to the recreation department…

Veterans may apply for property tax deduction

The American Legion is reminding honorably discharged, war period veterans that they may be eligible for a $250 property tax deduction on homes they own and occupy in New Jersey. To qualify for the deduction on next year’s taxes, an…

Republicans who profit from lies are inconvenienced by the pursuit of truth

Gov. Chris Christie called the legislative probe of the George Washington Bridge scandal “a partisan pursuit” and said Democrats leading the committee “care more about being on television then they care about actually getting to the truth.” He wants his…

Teenage girl killed, another injured in New Jersey shooting

A 14-year-old girl was killed and another teenager was injured in a shooting on Saturday night in Paterson, N.J., less than three months after a 12-year-old was killed in another shooting, officials said. The girl, Nazerah Coleman, a freshman at…

Guns are rarely used to kill criminals or stop crimes

Data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Bureau of Justice Statistics’ National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) proves that firearms are rarely used to stop criminals, according to the Violence Policy Center (VPC) report Firearm Justifiable Homicides and Non-Fatal Self-Defense Gun…

Republicans who profit from lies are inconvenienced by the pursuit of truth

Gov. Chris Christie called the legislative probe of the George Washington Bridge scandal “a partisan pursuit” and said Democrats leading the committee “care more about being on television then they care about actually getting to the truth.” He wants his…

We’re Still at War

Not since the Korean War of the early 1950s — a much shorter but more intense fight — has an armed conflict involving America’s sons and daughters captured so little public attention as America’s forgotten war in Afghanistan. America’s longest war has…

Christie tries to out-Fox transportation debt crisis

The Transportation Trust Fund has $14.9 billion in outstanding debt and Gov. Chris Christie appointed Democrat Jamie Fox a former top aide to James McGreevey, Jim Florio and Robert Torricelli — as the Transportation commissioner. The Fox appointment probably signals…

Christie has been a catastrophe for New Jersey’s casinos

Republican Chris Christie’s tenure as Governor has been a catastrophe for Atlantic City, home of the Miss America Pageant, inspiration for the original board game Monopoly, and a key part of the Garden State’s economy since voters approved gambling in 1976.…