Daily Archives: March 15, 2011

>It’s Your Town – Newsletter Volume 3, Issues 5- 3/7/11

>This month’s Issue 5 of the It’s Your Town newsletter is now available for downloading. The newsletter contains information from the March 7,2011 Middletown Township monthly workshop meeting.

Points of interest contained in this newsletter include discussions of :
  • Land use and zoning ordinances as they pertain to the new Township Master Plan.
  • An update on solar panel projects being considered.
  • Tougher enforcement of current recycling law.
  • Shadow Lake dredging.
  • Salary ranges for non-union township employees.

As usual a lot of information for residents to inform themselves with. Read your copy of the newsletter >>> Here


Filed under Its Your Town, Middletown NJ, Middletown Township Committee, Newsletter, workshop meeting

>NJ Congressman (and Physicist) Rush Holt Discusses Japanese Nuclear Meltdown With Rachel Maddow

>Many people forget or don’t know that NJ Congressman Rush Holt (D-12) is also a nuclear physicist. He appeared in a segment on tonight’s episode of the Rachel Maddow on MSNBC.

Holt talked about whether or not the U.S has taken the threat of natural disasters seriously enough and what lessons the U.S can take from the mistakes in Japan after the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.


Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

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>NJ Greens To Hold Convention Saturday March 26th


Please join us at GPNJ’s 15th Annual Convention
Saturday, March 26 – 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
At the Rutgers Labor Education Center 50 Labor Center Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
* Discussions re: NJ politics
* Introduction of Candidates
* Election of Party Officers
* Green Party literature available
The Green politics movement is growing in country after country as social movements embrace the ideals of democracy, justice, ecology, and nonviolence. In the U.S. and in our state we have special challenges right now to defend labor rights, reduce growing disparities of wealth and income, re-orient budgetary priorities, and open up the electoral system to “more voices and more choices.” Building the Green Party has become an imperative and we urge you to get involved!
For more information, call: 973-625-3352

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>Fundraiser to Re-Elected Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono,March 24th in Spring Lake




Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono

Co-Hosted by:

· Newark City Councilman Ronald C. Rice

· Belmar Mayor Matt Doherty

· Bradley Beach Mayor Julie Shreck

· Lake Como Mayor Michael Ryan

· Spring Lake Heights Mayor Fran Enright

· Belmar Democratic Chairman Luis Pulido

· Red Bank Democratic Chairman Ed Zipprich

· Wall Democratic Chairman Eric Brophy

· Asbury Park Democratic Chair Amy Quinn

· Spring Lake Democrat Chair Tom Byrne

·Spring Lake Councilwoman Janice Venables

· Michael Murphy, Esq.

· Ms. Jackie Cornell Bechelli

· Mr. Justin Braz

Supporter: $50

Friend: $100

Co-Host: $250

Please make checks payable to the ‘Election Fund of Barbara Buono’

RSVP to Vin Gopal vin.gopal.2008@gmail.com · 732-299-5625

Szeliga Home

424 Mercer Avenue

Spring Lake, NJ 07762

Thursday, March 24th 2011

6:30pm to 8:30pm


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