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Ex-con candidate: Asking for a second chance on an NJ school board

EDISON, N.J. — Nilesh Dasondi, 50, spent over 5-months in a federal prison in Pennsylvania. He’s been out for five years and says he now wants to do something good for his community. 324 more words


Fairies and Gnomes

Trust me, I find that Travelocity Gnome as annoying as you do. Yard and garden art can quickly go to the tacky side. It starts with one little kitschy item, kind of boho, and before you know it, the place looks like the gift shop at Cracker Barrel. 440 more words

Cat Videos and Murder

This month marks twenty-five years of the web.

Enjoy the FIRST-EVER cat video, from nearly one hundred years before the web. A film recorded in Edison’s office of boxing cats, which neatly ties together the history of a place that has become a bastion for thieves, Copyright infringement and other debauchery, via a motion picture, which Edison stole the patent for by murdering Louis Le Prince.

Hooray progress. Thanks, Al Gore.



A list of famous people,chosen mainly from the nineteenth,twentieth or twenty first century. This list includes famous actors, politicians, entrepreneurs, writers, artists and humanitarians.

  1. Marilyn Monroe (1926 – 1962) American actress / singer / model.
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Success is an 'inside' job

Thomas Edison is the epitome of trial, error and success. He made 2000 attempts at making the light bulb until he finally got it right. He was criticized and told that it could not be done. 203 more words


Nobel Prize Winner in Physics to Present Public Lecture at Rutgers

A Nobel Prize-winning scientist who helped pioneer the energy-saving LED light bulb is presenting a public lecture August 29 in an event organized by Rutgers University. 71 more words

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