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SCOTT FRIEDMAN

Tomato wars and the Italian elixir of life

Ah September, the end of summer vacation and the start of another school year. It’s also the end of tomato season, and growing up...

Back to School safety tips

With summer coming to a close, children and their parents are looking forward to the beginning of the new school year. Back to school...

Thank you to supporters of Jammin’ for Jaclyn

A tremendous thank you to all who have helped with this year's Jammin’ for Jaclyn Benefit Concert. We were able to raise over $36,000, the...
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For the Record

"Former music manager discusses life in the entertainment business" about Robert Redfield, which appeared in the July 10 issues of the Sentinel and the...

Continued commitment needed in fight against Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States for which there is no cure nor a definitive way to...

Respect veterans by respecting the flag

Throughout the summer, we celebrate many holidays that honor our country and those that made sacrifices for our freedoms such as Memorial Day, Independence...

Memorial Day is a time to reflect on nation’s freedoms and liberties

It is May. The rains of April bring forth the fragrant blooms of May. The sun’s warm rays encourage new life. A new life for...
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Let’s keep our workers safe on the job

Have you ever stopped to think about the workers that built the home you live in, the building you work in, or even the...

Hicks and city folk – School life in Old Bridge in the early 1960s

We were hicks. They were city folk. But it didn’t stop us from getting along just fine. Although I admit I might have snickered...

Letter to the Editor: Standing in Solidarity

To the Editor: As members of the Princeton Civil Rights Commission, our hearts are heavy with the news of the terrorist attacks on the Al...
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You’re never too old to read to a child

Every March we commemorate Read Across America Day. It’s a day to celebrate the power of reading and foster a love of learning in...

Reader: New Jersey should not prosecute citizens for cannabis

I recently retired after a higher education career in the Garden State, where soon it will be legal to get high from cannabis. I...

Reader: OBMUA chairman lacks professionalism

All those in attendance at the Old Bridge Municipal Utilities Authority reorganization meeting on Feb. 6 got to witness firsthand the disgraceful, ineptness of...

Black History Month appreciates the value of America’s diverse population

February is Black History Month, when America takes time to honor and remember great African-Americans, and their role in shaping America’s history. Carter Woodson, an...

We need to take time to take care of ourselves

We honor lots of important people during the month of February, thanks to Black History Month and Presidents Day. Even Valentine’s Day is a...

Moonshining in the Holler

The attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, not only involved our country and military into a war, but it also caused a...
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First Lt. Army Nurse wouldn’t trade time in World War II ‘for anything’

"Saving Private Ryan" is a fictionalized account of a detail of soldiers who, after the Allies have secured the beachhead on the coast of...

Addressing the opioid epidemic in the United States

America is facing a serious health crisis, one that has ended and complicated far too many lives. According to the Centers for Disease Control and...
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