Resident proposes ‘A Brick for Brick’ to buy Foodtown site

As a resident of Brick, I could not have been happier to see the attention the Brick Township Bulletin recently gave to the governor’s proposal for increased protection of the Metedeconk River. I hope the citizens of Brick take action. I, for one, will attend the Brick Planning Board public meeting tonight at 7 o’clock …

Don’t blame the government for your own indiscretions

I am writing in response to Joseph McCarthy’s open letter to Mayor Scarpelli, published in the Jan. 15 Bulletin ("Resident resents being labeled ‘delinquent’ for late taxes"). McCarthy is entitled to resent being labeled "delinquent" for being late with his tax payment. Despite this, perhaps he should reread the definition of delinquent that he has …

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Orange you glad the problem is being examined in Brick Although the Township Council’s "Orange you glad you live in Brick Township" proposal may not be the answer to all the township’s traffic safety woes, it is a sensible step in the right direction. At the Jan. 14 meeting, new council President Kimberley Casten proposed …

Resident resents being labeled ‘delinquent’ for late taxes (An open letter to Mayor Joseph Scarpelli)

Resident resents being labeled ‘delinquent’ for late taxes (An open letter to Mayor Joseph Scarpelli) You should be very proud of yourself on how you recovered tax money from us and saved the town from going under. I have been paying taxes for well over 40 years, never missing a quarter, up till now by …

OBITUARIES

EILEEN SINIBALDI PARILLO, 87, of North Brunswick died Jan. 4 at Applegarth Care Center, Monroe. Born in Homer City, Pa., she resided in Highland Park before moving to North Brunswick 32 years ago. She was a communicant of St. Mary of Mount Virgin Roman Catholic Church, New Brunswick, as well as its Golden Age Club. …

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Time to fight gov. Time to fight gov.’s ‘battle against sprawl’ in Brick Whatever your opinion is of Gov. James McGreevey, his rousing speech at the Metedeconk River Yacht Club last week showed that his fingers were firmly applied to the pulse of Brick and other Shore communities. At a press conference to announce the …

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Lack of feasible controls fuels Internet gambling Gambling online may be hard to regulate, but it will be even harder to outlaw. This may come as a surprise to many residents in the Garden State, but making that Internet sports bet or playing a chip in a virtual casino is illegal in New Jersey. According …

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Guest ColumnKimberleyCastenBarrett, GOP policies would destroy Brick Guest Column Kimberley Casten Barrett, GOP policies would destroy Brick’s achievements This is in response to a recent letter to the editor from John Barrett of Brick Township. I find it necessary to place the correct information on the record because the people of Brick deserve to know …