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8,500 Hope To Join State Police Force

SEA GIRT – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and Colonel Rick Fuentes today visited the State Police training academy during the Physical Qualification Test (PQT) to observe people in the current pool of applicants vie for a spot in the next academy classes. The Attorney General used the opportunity to discuss the encouraging diversity in the applicant pool.

OPINION: Rep. Ryan’s Budget Plan Is A “Path To The Poorhouse”

If Americans who are embracing Rep. Paul Ryan’s “Path to Prosperity” — and that now includes Mitt Romney — spent a few minutes reviewing a few recent research reports, they just might conclude that the Wisconsin Republican’s plan to reduce the deficit might better be renamed the “Path to the Poorhouse” because of what it would mean to the Medicare program and many senior citizens.

How To Save On Back-To-School Shopping

On the fun-o-meter, I’d probably rank back-to-school shopping right above getting a flu shot and preparing income taxes. Never mind the hassle of figuring out what our kids need for the coming school year and dragging them to the mall, it’s just so expensive.

EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: Do environmentalists think the Endangered Species Act has been a success or failure with regard to protecting biodiversity in the U.S.? — Ron McKnight, Trenton, NJ