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Balloon Releases Prove Deadly For Sea Life

NEW JERSEY (CBS) — A tragic event is often followed by a story about a community holding a balloon release to pay tribute to those lost. 270 more words


Man Sentenced for Using Xbox Chat to Ask for Boys' Nude Pics

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A convicted pedophile who used the messaging service on his Xbox to solicit nude photos from four boys in three states is heading to prison. 132 more words

Mary Ruefle

think like that
no like that

sniff around a burrow
don’t hunt birds

think like this
no like this

raccoons yes groundhogs
yes opossum definitely yes… 45 more words


'Lightning Bugs' by August Kleinzahler

A cruel word at eventide
and night zips up
like a spider's retreat.

Go back to your febrile
                  We shall not
be chasing lightning bugs
in the tall grass tonight. 33 more words

2 bodies discovered miles apart in Jersey City

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Authorities discovered two bodies in different locations within three miles of each other in Jersey City overnight, officials said Saturday.

Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez… 92 more words

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The Context Room - An Interview with Kaitlin Sitwell

The Context Room – An Interview with Kaitlin Sitwell 

When I am into something, I immediately go from like, too obsessed. The line is very thin. 2,191 more words


Quick Review: Driving After Class: Anxious Times in an American Suburb

I recently read anthropologist Rachel Heiman’s Driving After Class: Anxious Times in an American Suburb. Here are some thoughts about the study:

  1. I was drawn to this because even though a majority of Americans live in suburbs, there is a lack of in-depth studies of their experiences and social lives.
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