While stocks suffered losses on news of continuing European debt and the failure of America’s congressional ‘super committee’ to achieve any progress, the fact remains that investors have seen a massive rebound under Democratic President Barack Obama’s first three years, and the working class has much more about which to worry.
Nothing aches like having to watch the suffering of a newborn child. The pain as a parent, as a sibling, even as an attending physician, defies description. When something simple can be done that averts that kind of suffering, it needs to occur.
by James Devine LINDEN — The battle between ShopRite and Walmart is one taxpayers should know about because the deck is stacked against a company with a reputation of caring for the community, good shopping values, generous treatment of employees…
AARP New Jersey adamantly opposes S. 2664, a bill to deregulate basic telephone and cable television services. The bill would leave consumers without regulatory oversight of either rates or quality of service by removing essentially all powers of the Board of Public Utilities to protect consumers.
Many thanks for the kind words sent my way in regards to my column, and to the people I meet. Do you think God is sending us a message about obvious happenings? The morality, this day and age and spread worldwide, leaves much to be desired. How you live your life is your decision.
It was Friday, Oct. 28 and the sky was black and the air was cold and stormy. The enormous Gothic church was eerily silent as one after another, monsters began to arrive. They brought with them, cakes and goodies, party…
Over a decade ago, unwanted telemarketing calls plagued New Jersey. We remember sitting at home when a telemarketer would interrupt our family dinner. AARP fought for, and won, the adoption of the Do Not Call list, which became federal law.
Veterans Day 2011 may be behind us, but Americans are always eager to support those who have fought for our country and their families. No matter what you see on cable news, with all the divisive politics and both parties accusing the other of not loving America, most ordinary Americans love our country, and they are always ready to lend a hand.
Jerry Markon reported in the Washington Post recently that the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) will no longer be the primary recipient of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ human trafficking grant funding. HHS made this decision despite the fact that USCCB received the highest grant proposal score and was recommended by career HHS staff.
Several homes on Rebecca Place in Elizabeth were severely damaged during an early morning fire on Nov. 2 that left 12 to 15 people searching for a new place to spend the night. The blaze gutted a two-and-a-half-story wood-frame home and damaged the roofs and top stories of neighboring homes.