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Kenneth Ronkowitz
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Random by design. Predictably irrational. It's turtles all the way down.
Random by design. Predictably irrational. It's turtles all the way down.

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Expanding Newark’s Riverfront Park
Last year, the NJ Department of Environmental Protection, the city of Newark The Trust for Public Land announced the groundbreaking for a nearly $8 million expansion of the city’s Riverfront Park. Riverfront Park is an urban greenway meant to connect city r...

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Yes, but I would call the center to make sure slots are still available for these popular poets. see http://www.poetrycenterpccc.com/workshops/

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A Zealot and His Wife
I have had a long interest that is more historical than religious about the life of Jesus of Nazareth. I heard Reza Aslan interviewed about his book Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth  and I knew it was a story I'd want to read. Aslan first did...

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Osprey Project Report Details Remarkable New Jersey Recovery
Osprey preparing to mate           Photo:  Matt Edmonds  at  en.wikipedia The nonprofit Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey (CWF) and New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife’s Endangered and Nongame Species Program (ENSP) today released the 2016 New...

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Poet Laureates and Presidents
The Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress, as they’re formally known, is appointed by the Librarian of Congress for a one year term, serving from October to May, though it is  fairly common to renew a Poet Laureate’s term for an addi...

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Spring Planting
Though snow is on the ground, I saw a sure sign of spring this past week. I got an email from the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station letting me know that the "Rutgers 250" tomato seeds for 2017 are available. Jersey tomatoes have long had a ...

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Orson Welles - a kind of magician

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A Destitute King With No Country
I had a dream last night about Orson Welles, who I have written about here several times before. In the dream, he was doing a magic trick. He asked me to give him a coin. I placed a quarter in his gloved hand. He closed his hand and then opened it to reveal...

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Webcam on Union County Courthouse Provides Peregrine Falcon Views
A new partnership between the Union County Freeholder Board and the nonprofit Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey is providing students, scientists and other wildlife enthusiasts all over the world the chance to study a pair of rare peregrine falcons...

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National Take Your Parents To Work Day
National Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day is recognized on the fourth Thursday in April each year. This year it is on the 27th. It is an educational program in the United States and Canada where parents take their children to work with them for one d...
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