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Things To Do This Weekend: Aug. 31-Sept. 3, 2012

Pop Up Art Festival • Aug. 31 at 6:30 p.m. – Raritan Bay Coffee, inside the Perth Amboy Train Station, will host a one-night pop-up art festival featuring works by Rosa Mendez, a mini-lecture on contemporary design by Tania Rodriguez, and music by Freddie Montana. Free event & parking. Info: 1-732-343-1717

Writer’s Block: Labors Of Love

The hot dogs and hamburgers are on sale, ice-cream prices are slashed in half and the stores can’t give the lemonade away. Yes! Its Labor Day weekend. Now as far as I know, the United States is the only country that actually celebrates ‘labor’ to the extent that it was made a national holiday.

Voice Of The People: Romney Probably Paid No Taxes In 2009

James J. Devine

Many believe Republican presidential nominee Willard ‘Mitt’ Romney is refusing to release his 2009 tax return because he paid no taxes despite income in the millions of dollars, but the greater concern for most Americans is that the man who could become leader of the free world thinks you and most other working families do not pay enough.