Of the many remarkable qualities of trees one is that they don’t move. We love them for staying in place. We plant trees, climb in them, build metaphors of personal identity around them. 428 more words
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WASHINGTON TWP. – Republican incumbent Congressman Scott Garrett and his Democratic challenger Roy Cho met face-to-face on Friday in the sole debate between the two candidates for New Jersey’s Fifth Congressional District. 1,064 more words
BABYLON (CBSNewYork) — About one in 13 families in Babylon, Long Island, are living in poverty, U.S. Census Bureau estimates show.
As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, the poverty rate in the town, which also features multimillion-dollar homes along the waterfront, jumped from 2 percent in 2010 to 8 percent in 2013. 225 more words
On October 21, 2012, Neptune Township resident Pam Callender was managing everyday life with her two teenage foster children, in the modest dream home she purchased seven years earlier overlooking Shark River. 807 more words