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Forhonor July 23, 2014 at 06:20 pm
84 times; was there really a question as to his intent?
longvalley1952 July 23, 2014 at 11:24 pm
"Never, ever?" What are you, five?
Pete July 24, 2014 at 09:01 am
It surely took long enough to get to this verdict. And why bother with all the chickenpoo minorRead More charges like "possession of a weapon for unlawful purposes, unlawful possession of a weapon"? If he's going down for murder, those don't matter much.
PNC Bank Arts Center. Credit: Patch file
Alex C July 24, 2014 at 03:54 pm
In case anyone is wondering why this checkpoint was announced, it's because legally, it has to be,Read More otherwise it's a violation for the Fourth Amendment. If you would like to know more, you can do some research into Michigan State Police v Sitz (1990). Long and short of it is that random check points really can't be random. They must announced with a time, place, purpose, and duration ahead of time in local media (like Patch), and must be clearly marked by signage ahead of the actual check point. If you don't like it, I suggest you write your representative and suggest he/she propose a repeal or alteration of the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
suz July 24, 2014 at 06:21 pm
Alex C...just one question. Would you fell that same way if one of your loved ones was injured orRead More died because of a drunk driver AND it could of been prevented by a checkpoint?
Gladys E Hoagland July 24, 2014 at 06:28 pm
GOOD IDEA, HOPE they catch All of the intoxicated people, so that they do not drive and possiblyRead More Kill someone...Maybe even someone in your family --- Hope they catch them all...
James Duffy, 36. (Photo: Hopatcong Police Department)
Glad I left July 23, 2014 at 01:07 pm
He has been a loser since middle school. 36 and still driving mommy's car around. Get a lifeRead More scumbag.
Glad I left July 23, 2014 at 01:09 pm
Just another loser doing what losers do. Way to go.
Ana Conda July 23, 2014 at 04:08 pm
Mr. Duffy has been a loser since he was in Middle School. It's good to see that not much hasRead More changed. Mr. Duffy good luck and just be glad you didn't kill anyone.
OakRidge Dave July 23, 2014 at 08:47 am
I assume he will get to keep his multiple pensions. Including the increased payout from padding hisRead More hours while on personal trips. Being a municipal employee is the last real gravy train, as long as you don't get caught. Love their Union!!
john parello July 23, 2014 at 08:47 am
seems to be laws do not apply to state workers they are higher up on the food chain
BeachBum July 23, 2014 at 10:33 am
Hopatcong was hit with ethical violations a few years back of course they just look the other wayRead More for these individuals - Most town officials main concern is their pockets being full - Hopatcong is a good example town is depressed and surviving off of welfare grants from the state
Rachel Canning. Photo Credit: Facebook
Bob Frapples July 24, 2014 at 09:36 am
Good lord what an attention Ho, her 15 mins of fame are up from her last stunt so now this. GoRead More away, AH!
jasco July 24, 2014 at 09:38 am
yolo
antonio movado July 24, 2014 at 08:59 pm
She will wind up doing porn..
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Clay Thomas July 18, 2014 at 06:49 pm
Anaconda sausage anyone?
kletsgomets July 18, 2014 at 08:54 pm
For a snake expert to see the head and neck of a 14 foot snake and not able to grab it as it swamRead More past his leg, sounds like billable hours to me. I've owned and handled these snakes before and as an expert he should have been able to get the snake. If the snake wanted the man he would have went after him. I've had boas that would let a rat bite them without doing anything back. For the most part, these snakes will strike at you if they feel threatened, but will not kill for the heck of it. They kill to eat. Now granted a constrictor will throw his body around but if your not seen as prey they will not intentionally kill you. Doesn't seem as if he has much of a plan to capture the snake. Unfortunately it will probably be killed due to somebody else's irresponsibility!
lisa July 18, 2014 at 09:54 pm
this is all because some asshole set a pet loose that they didnt want anymore...
U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman (Patch file photo)
Mel Sharples July 19, 2014 at 07:22 am
Or those kids will pick the lettuce and grapes for minimal expense, so that you can buy cheapRead More produce. Because god knows Americans won't. They'll also likely bankroll the government programs that keep old people chugging along, in the form of sales taxes. Those are FAR more likely outcomes than them joining the same gangs they left their countries to get away from. But never let logic get in the way of a good rant, because 'Murka#1.
John July 19, 2014 at 04:10 pm
Mel that's an absolutely crock of shit. Barry told them come on and they came. You gotta stop takingRead More the Libbey High road every time you see some one crossing our boarder illegally. We are a sovereign nation of laws and rules and our boarders deserve to be respected and should be protected.
antonio movado July 24, 2014 at 07:15 pm
Seal the borders. This would never happen in Canada or anywhere else in the world. Go jump aRead More border anywhere else and see what happens. This country is gone..
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Marynary July 18, 2014 at 09:35 am
The number of scam calls we ignore daily is not only annoying but frustrating as well. The FCC andRead More no call list is a joke.
doris cofone July 18, 2014 at 07:00 pm
YOU BETTER BELIEVE THE NO CALL LIST IS A JOKE. I'VE REGISTERED ON LINE, CALLED THE REGISTRY NUMBERRead More AND NOW I GET MORE THAN I EVER DID!!!
Juliana Brady July 20, 2014 at 10:04 am
I feel sorry for anyone who doesn't realize this is a scam. Uncle Same will threaten you alright,Read More but they'll do it by jamming up your mailbox with notifications that you owe them that 9 cent's and with interest and penalties you can be sure it will be more like $10.00 in the end if you don't pay it.
A photo from a video surveillance camera of a man robbing a Montague Township Dairy Queen on Friday, July 11.
Clay Thomas July 17, 2014 at 07:40 pm
A Dairy Queen? The gene pool must be extremely shallow in red neck Sussex County!
George Murphy July 18, 2014 at 07:14 pm
..never mind, I can't waste my time responding to such banality.
Ali Muhammad Brown (Photo: NJSP)
grace July 16, 2014 at 08:24 am
now the bloods are gathering up troops and coming to new jersey to kill police..yep on ch 12 newsRead More today that was announced.. i am sorry but enough is enough with the look where he grew up defense!
Col Von Vapors July 16, 2014 at 09:27 am
If I had a son it would look like Ali Muhammad Brown...No Justice No Peace
Juliana Brady July 20, 2014 at 10:42 am
What does that mean? Convicted of trying to molest his 6 year old daughter? He's been convicted, soRead More it was more than trying. He's probably in Newark somewhere just fitting into the masses of people living there.
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Bob Vey July 16, 2014 at 08:45 am
The shooter was an ex-con. He HATED police. For some reason, he has had enough. Maybe he was drunkRead More or stoned & didn't want to go back to jail. So he grabs a security guards gun & waits for the police to arrive & opens up on them. After killing the first cop the next two cops to arrive on the scene open up on him & kill him. Police cars need bullet proof glass & steel plates put in the doors. The results from his blood test should be coming out any day now.
Patricia Wojnas July 16, 2014 at 09:14 am
Great article our police get no respect this society is down the tube. RIP
grace July 18, 2014 at 04:38 pm
@jerseyjam a damn good job for certain people
Rue Marsh July 13, 2014 at 11:09 am
weather can and does change on a dime oneminute it is clear and beautiful water smooth as glass nextRead More minute waves 20 feet hight fog comming at u that is just mother nature God bless you all
James Sweeney July 13, 2014 at 05:30 pm
Boston Whaler manufactures boats in Edgewater, Florida........about a half hour from me on theRead More Halifax River.....an Intracoastal Waterway.....they are well made...................
Dennis Cronin July 13, 2014 at 10:02 pm
Great this will be a good lead in for another show but I would prefer to see a combined cakeRead More thanking them instead of two different ones for NYPD & FDNY.
Tim July 14, 2014 at 08:28 am
If you look at the people who frequent Walmart, you get a clear, pathetic, pitiful, picture of theRead More core of the problem. Severely undereducated, easily brainwash-able, very apparent lack of self value. Perfect target voter for the republiscams. Without these types, the right wingers might eke out 10 pr 20% of the vote every election. Its no wonder why the red states are the poorest educated in the country.
B July 14, 2014 at 08:32 am
@MaryLynn if Walmart is such a great company, why can't THEY help their employees? I understand ifRead More there is a divorce or death etc.....but for Christmas?? Give your employees a bonus free turkey! While the Walmart CEO is being brought his dinner prepared by his staffed cook. He should maybe think of the little people who got him to where he is.
Ken Briggs July 14, 2014 at 03:00 pm
good luck , with all the court stuff maybe you can get some money in four / five years from now .Read More but walmart is a cheap place to work for .
ThudNJ July 13, 2014 at 11:54 pm
A subject in Jersey City stabbed a security guard and took the guard's handgun. When a two manRead More police car responded the subject shot and killed the officer on the passenger side and was then shot and killed by the police. The subject had claimed earlier that he would be famous. Of course the media has published his name and given him his 2 seconds of fame. So the copycats will keep on copying.
jersey girl July 21, 2014 at 01:15 pm
If the woman owns a gun legally she should know the laws period. Laws are the laws if we like themRead More or not. I hope they cut her a break for being honest but it is her responsibility to know the laws. Ignorance of Law is no defense in the United States.
William July 21, 2014 at 08:24 pm
Thank You jersey girl. When a person legally Buys a Gun a Responsibility and Accountability comesRead More along with it. Just as with a Drivers Lic. Even tho one is a Right and one is a Privilege. Ignorance is not Bliss. Plain and simple she broke New Jersey Law, No matter the excuse The court will decide not The Public Court of Opinions, Just because in Penn. one can walk in Buy a Gun and the law says you have a right to Carry, does not give you the same rights in any other states. And THUDNJ You really think The Federal GOV. would do a better job . IRS-VA- CIA -FBI Yea Right. And to repeat my Self To Obtain a New Jersey Firearm Purchasing Permit, Be it Pistol or Shotgun. It goes threw back Ground checks From Local Police , State Police and Federal ( FBI ) checks, So in essence She or any one from out of State should have more rights the a New Jersey Citizen. And THUDNJ it is The Federal Gov, Us Senators and Congress that are coming up with these screwy laws, So every time some one is found with a Loaded gun in their car from out of State or MEXICO where they bought it Legally Most with no Background Checks or Even a Drivers LIC. Where A Drivers LIC. will be given to the Illegals if obamanation has his way they just have to say I did not know it was Illegal I am Sorry, This whole story can go on and on with Opinions when IT IS THE LAW of New Jersey she Broke,
MissElanyS July 10, 2014 at 08:38 am
I think we should be more worried about the scam the PA is pulling on us every day with their tollsRead More and let's not forget the kickbacks going to Christie and pals. Follow the money!
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ALLDAYEVERYDAY July 14, 2014 at 03:04 pm
The real scam is not the email,but that we are all paying taxes on roads that were "paid"Read More off years ago...
ALLDAYEVERYDAY July 8, 2014 at 04:06 pm
String him up!
John July 9, 2014 at 07:44 am
I never give money to any "mom and pop" charities. I'll only give to those with a provenRead More track record and that can be verified by independent means.
Christine July 9, 2014 at 04:24 pm
Hasn't anyone learned from Bernie Madoff?
Photo Credit: Alita Knott's Facebook Profile
ALLDAYEVERYDAY July 16, 2014 at 12:55 pm
57-year-old Richard Talley, former investment banker at Drexel Burnham Lambert and founder ofRead More Centennial, Colorado-based American Title Services, was found dead in his garage with eight nail gun wounds to his torso and head. They were reportedly “self-inflicted”... Just like Oswald killed Kennedy, right? Or that jet fuel can melt steel? Or a building that was never hit by a plane on 9/11 can collapse at free fall speed? WTC 7
ALLDAYEVERYDAY July 16, 2014 at 01:03 pm
Chuck you are probably right, thank you for bringing me back to "reality"... So, When aRead More cluster of bankers and major players in the financial industry die within a few weeks of each other it means nothing? Just a coincidence right? 2+2 = 5
ALLDAYEVERYDAY July 16, 2014 at 01:04 pm
57-year-old Richard Talley, former investment banker at Drexel Burnham Lambert and founder ofRead More Centennial, Colorado-based American Title Services, was found dead in his garage with eight nail gun wounds to his torso and head. They were reportedly “self-inflicted”... Just like Oswald killed Kennedy, right? Or that jet fuel can melt steel? Or a building that was never hit by a plane on 9/11 can collapse at free fall speed? WTC 7
Lawrence Mastorelli (Photo: Hopatcong Police Department)
CC21 July 9, 2014 at 03:49 pm
Ya i no the cause of death may seem obvious, I was just saying that with the facts stated in theRead More article, it just didn't seem to be an important topic to write about or inform people about. The news of his passing doesn't concern anyone other then his friends and family. I'm not saying what he did was right by any means, I am just saying that the way this article was written was poor. If it written to prove a point, I honestly think it failed at doing so. I've whiteness how this addiction affect its users, i get it. People very close to me have been addicted and did some shitty things to and I am not trying to justify any of that, It was their choice, you are right about that. However, writing an article with very little facts to go on and no point being made, does nothing but hurt the families dealing with this loss. He wasn't know in this town as a 'druggie' those who grew up with him and/or went to school with him, knew him to be a fun and goofy kid, and this article was just hurtful. We're not trying to idolize him, we are just trying to stand up for someone who doesn't have a voice anymore, someone who is being disrespected and deserves to be remembered for all his good times which out weigh the bad. Something I am sure you would do to, had you been close to someone who passed and is shown publicly as this awful troublemaker, when you know that was his darkest time and shouldn't be seen as that. I will agree with you that he was given every opportunity to live, as we all are, and it is sad to see people fall down this dark path of addiction, but who are we to publicly shine a light on his worse mistakes after they are gone? This is a small town new blog, this type of information does not need to be shared, especially when all the article seemed to be trying to do is have the viewers click on links.
Angela Marie July 9, 2014 at 07:36 pm
Dame, this is not the issue at hand. The issue at hand is the fact that the article had been writtenRead More not for purposes of giving an example to the youth but rather it seems because there was nothing else to discuss. It also as though they made him seem as this person whom he was not. It is unnecessary to have an article like this up on a local, hometown page when, as you can see, is not truthfully to whom Drew was.
Ray July 10, 2014 at 10:53 am
Its news because it is news. They don't write about good kids minding their own business. Of courseRead More it is hurtful, but it started with his actions and choices.
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CC July 8, 2014 at 06:43 am
Kickbacks (GREED) is part of what makes drugs so expensive! Chris Christie - HERE is a good placeRead More to start with cleaning up NJ corruption. We all do not live down the shore. Come fix North Jersey too.
Geoff Cabral July 8, 2014 at 09:29 am
C'mon CC! What the heck does the Guv'nor have to do with allegations in a civil court case? Do youRead More want the Guv to be responsible for our trash pickup misadventures, too? The JS issues are natural disaster-related so, of course, that falls under Head-of-State purview. Potential corporate criminal matters are for our prosecutors to handle - ok? It seems a new national pastime to pile on CC for every ill or perceived pain in NJ. It's mostly public union driven aided by their willing accomplices in the msm, of course. Given that the prevailing lean economic times have finally caught up with the unrealistic bloated pensions and relatively short working careers of our "public servants," we real taxpayers shouldn't fall for their "death throw" histrionics. They need to wakeup and adapt to these economic times just like we did 2 decades ago....
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