Opinion

The Irresponsible Option

While two of them appear to be well-intentioned and honest, another one of the three independent candidates is just plain irresponsible. Mary O’Connor’s naivete shines through almost every remark and her dishonesty is remarkable.

Voting For Mackiel

I was liking John Dragotta but after the debate, I am voting for Vinnie Mackiel. I agree we need a change so I will pass over Fred Henry, although I know him and believe he is a trustworthy person who has worked for what he thinks is best.

Heart In South Amboy

Though I am currently in Washington, DC, most of you know that wherever my country has called me to serve, my heart is always back in South Amboy. Many have called or e-mailed me to seek my thoughts on the upcoming election in South Amboy.

AFL-CIO Labor Council Supports Henry

I’d like to take this time to share with my follow Union Members that on Thursday night, October 14th, the executive board and Middlesex County Central Labor Council voted to endorse Fred Henry for Mayor of South Amboy and his running mates for Council, Joseph Connors, Michael (Mickey) Gross and Donald Applegate, in this year’s general election.

Don’t Let Social Media Be Your Holiday Grinch

Social networking is growing and a plethora of online and electronic activity leaves us distracted and vulnerable during the busy holiday season. As Black Friday approaches, historically one of the busiest retail shopping days of the year, a new security concern is the level of information many Americans will share with their digital “friends.”

The Shadows of Our Subconscious: Ten Frightening Movies

The great horror and science fiction monsters are considerably more than the sum of their mutilated body parts. Most of all, monsters represent societal repression, generally of the sexual and moral kind. In short, the horror film is a sign that the moral sources of human behavior have been either repressed or forgotten or never clearly acknowledged by the culture.

Wall Street Has Already Voted

Before Wall Street drove our economy off a cliff, bullish Citigroup strategists dubbed the United States a “plutonomy.” They said, “There are rich consumers, few in number, but disproportionate in the gigantic slice of income and consumption they take. There are the rest, the ‘non-rich,’ the multitudinous many, but only accounting for surprisingly small bites of the national pie.”