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    The Apathy of Young Voters

    by  • May 13, 2013 • News • 1 Comment


    By BRIAN NAZZARO Taylor Hassa is a 19 year old sophomore at Ramapo College and she doesn’t vote. She isn’t involved politically and she is part of a growing number of people who simply don’t vote. “I don’t think I’m informed enough to really make decisions when it comes to politics because I don’t follow it,”...

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    The Jersey Shore’s Home Depot Hotel

    by  • April 16, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    “Most people don't want to speak of it and relive it because it is so heartbreaking,” said Salardino.

    By MIKE MONTALTO, BRIAN NAZZARO, AND LISA QUAGLINO One local business owner who survived Superstorm Sandy has decided to step up and help put the local Jersey Shore community of Seaside and the surrounding area back on its feet.  Billy White is the owner of the White Pearl Hotel on Sumner Ave. in Seaside Heights...

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    Immigration Lines Grow As Lawmakers Debate Budget Cuts

    by  • March 14, 2013 • News • 1 Comment

    Long lines at immigration checkpoints are expected to increase at all major international U.S. airports.

    By BRIAN NAZZARO In the recent days since sweeping federal budget cuts, the drastic changes have already begun to be noticed by travelers.  The most immediate and noticeable effect of the cuts seems to be the furloughs that federal employees must take. The lines and wait times at customs and immigration have almost doubled and travelers...

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    Change in Cuba Affects New Jersey

    by  • March 7, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    New president elect of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canal Bermudez.
Photograph: Adalberto Roque/AFP/Getty Images

    By BRIAN NAZZARO Cuba’s Castro brothers are preparing to make way for a new generation of leadership.  The move comes amid the deteriorating health of Fidel and the aging of both him and his brother, current president, Raúl Castro. There is a new National Assembly in place and they have appointed Miguel Díaz-Canel to the vice-presidency....

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    Ramapo’s Never-Ending Parking Conundrum

    by  • February 28, 2013 • News • 1 Comment

    Public Safety has booted a car in general parking.

    By BRIAN NAZZARO and LISA QUAGLINO Ramapo College’s team of administrators and staff may be able to fix most problems to the student’s content, but the issue of parking on campus is one that refuses to disappear. Complaints about the amount of parking, and the inconvenience of it, seem to be a topic of discussion for...

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    From Nola to Jersey, the Super Bowl is coming in 2014

    by  • February 14, 2013 • News • 1 Comment

    Met Life Stadium -photo credit www.northjersey.com

    By BRIAN NAZZARO With this year’s Super Bowl and the victory of the Baltimore Ravens still fresh in the media, New Jersey residents will be readying themselves for the arrival of the Super Bowl to the Meadowlands next year, “Are we ready for Superbowl 2014?” New Jersey will be hosting the event at the Meadowlands next...

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    Immigration Reform Finally on Washington’s Agenda

    by  • February 7, 2013 • News • 2 Comments

    Juan Gonzales, professional journalist and author of Harvest of Empire.

    By BRIAN NAZZARO Lawmakers are considering a proposal for immigration reform would lead to citizenship for millions of undocumented immigrants, but there is already debate about what they will need to do to achieve legal status. New policies being proposed by both Democrats and Republicans include criminal background checks and requiring proficiency in English, which has never been...

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