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Keeping our eye on the economic prize

As summer fades into fall and our Legislature returns to Trenton after a challenging budget season, it’s critical that our policymakers take full...

House candidate Sherrill makes a stand with what she stands for

She didn’t mention Donald Trump, Chris Christie or Rodney Frelinghuysen, the man whose job she wants. She didn’t mention Jay Webber, the man...


Job shaming? Why anyone who works for a living — no matter the job — should be celebrated

We wouldn’t be out long before my old man would start pointing out people. The person taking out the trash. The person mopping the floor. The...

Think brick-and-mortar retail is dying? Wrong

Some prefer to gauge the state of things through hard facts, others via sentiment. Following several years of speculation about the future of...


It’s hard to say goodbye to a beloved local business like Sussex County’s Chatterbox

It’s a funny situation: Most small communities would welcome a brand-new Wawa convenience store and gas station, especially up in rural northwest...

Secretly recording work chats: Not cut-and-dried

Billy Joel wrote in his song “Shades of Grey” that what was “perfectly clear with the vision of youth” is not quite so clear anymore....


Manufacturing, STEM, logistics are keys to growing our economy

I am a “Jersey Boy.” I was born and bred here and still live in same town, Madison, that I grew up in. I’m proud of my home state. I am not...

Realizing the American Dream at last

I attended Gov. Phil Murphy’s news conference honoring the construction workers at the American Dream complex Tuesday in East Rutherford, and I...


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