Tag: monroe

School referendums fail in Monroe, Hillsborough and Florence

HILLSBOROUGH, N.J. — The forces of fiscal irresponsibility took a beating on Tuesday night in three different counties.  In Florence Township (Burlington County), voters defeated two ballot questions which sought to raise a combined $24.1 million for various projects. Question 1 Read More

SPADEA: Why you should vote ‘no’ on higher taxes this Tuesday

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ That’s right, the education bureaucrats and local officials are coming for more of your money. They will tell you it’s for security and infrastructure. They’ll tell you that you need Read More

Kneeling for the National Anthem Violates School Bullying Policies

Posted with permission from Tommy De Seno / Ricochet — When NFL players break the nationwide community standard we codified on how to act during the National Anthem (and obscuring their cause in the process), they unfortunately influence the fecund Read More

Refs walk off in protest after players kneel during anthem at N.J. football game

Two high school football officials walked off the field in protest Friday night after players from Monroe High School in Somerset County knelt during the national anthem before the team’s game against visiting Colts Neck. The officials, Ernie Lunardelli, 54, Read More

PILOT must go! My view of Jersey City from Monroe Township

By Harold Kane | The Save Jersey Blog I live in Monroe Township, Middlesex County. We have a major problem with our state aid for the school system. We don’t get any. I shouldn’t say that. Monroe gets $2.8 million from Trenton Read More

COAH is back (and badder than ever) in Middlesex with new “protocols”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog After the New Jersey Supreme Court gave trial courts jurisdiction over affordable housing in the Garden State back in March of this year, Save Jerseyans, we knew there was potential for some interesting opinions Read More

With Pucci leaving, Monroe GOP moves to capitalize

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s one to keep your eye on now that we’ve entered convention season, Save Jerseyans: Recently, the Monroe Township Republican Organization screening committee selected its 2015 municipal slate in hopes of ending Democrat Read More