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VOTE: Is it a Super Bowl Party without the wings?

Asking whether or not it’s a Superbowl party without wings is like asking whether or not it’s Thanksgiving without the turkey!

Although plenty of folks I know eschew the turkey in November and vie for ham instead

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VOTE: Should PARCC be the only standardized test given to NJ students?

New Jersey 101.5 will be hosting a Town Hall meeting tomorrow (Thursday night) about the test that’s garnered both support and opposition from parents and teachers alike.

(Drumroll please!)

The PARCC or Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers
test.

By now you already know the program w

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Bound Brook police stop teens seeking snow-shoveling jobs

Do teens still go around soliciting snow removal work from homeowners anymore?

While it’s not so common a sight – where it becomes all the more frustrating is when the long arm of government steps in and stops a couple of budding entrepreneurs from making a buck from the storm

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VOTE: Should teachers be able to defend themselves during student attacks?

Where’s Joe Clark when you need him. Something tells me this would never have happened under his watch.
All you need do is look at the following video – which is graphic – due both to the language and the violence

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VOTE: Ever been disappointed seeing Billy Joel in concert?

Not everyone is going to be happy seeing their favorite artist in concert; so,should I really care what Glenn Beck has to say about Billy Joel – outside of the fact that he’s a big Billy Joel fan.

Not every artist hits the “home run” every time out.

Apparently the night Beck decided to se

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VOTE: Are you addicted to Netflix?

Dopey me.

I just got that Roku thingy and connected it to my 150 inch TV down in my man-cave.

(I’m jesting about the size of the TV, just like guys jest about the size of other things.)

Problem is this

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VOTE: What do you think of Manalapan’s rap duo ‘The Pilot Kids’?

Every now and then I’ll run something by my daughter who’s been in the record business since she graduated college.

She’ll do her best to help aspiring artists get producers to remix their projects

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VOTE: Have self-help books worked for you?

“I can do it all myself” might be the refrain some of us use when either trying to lose weight or bring about some other change in our behavior.

But then why are there so many self-help books on the shelves in bookstores?

Because when it comes down to it, we could all use a little help with something

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Poll: Is the controversy over PARCC overblown?

Parents concerned about their children having to take the Partnership of Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers exam commonly known as PARCC grow by the day.

Districts all over the state are getting little to no guidance on what to do if parents want their children to opt out of taking the test

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VOTE: Should the PARCC tests replace midterms and finals?

Adding to the misery that some parents already feel about the implementation of the PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) test is the policy some districts are already considering – or in some cases – have already put in place

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