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Brian April 17, 2014 at 09:27 pm
Don't fix the bail system. For once it's working in our favor (our being the rest of society thatRead More prefers criminals stay locked up). Too many criminals on the street already. Leave him in prison. He shouldn't be allowed to have bail for his terrorist acts.
Wwe Tensai April 17, 2014 at 09:29 pm
Isn't he supposed to get a speedy trial? WTF with 2 years? Either they have evidence against himRead More or not.
Marynary April 18, 2014 at 12:08 am
Often it is the defense who requires more time to put together a defense. They are hired later andRead More there are changes between law offices.
Kelly Anne Gordon/O'Brien Funeral Home
KC April 15, 2014 at 12:10 am
Such a beauty. What a tragic loss. May she rest in Peace. Condolences to family.
Genrl Quarters April 16, 2014 at 10:58 am
What a shame....the article in one of the NY tabloids said she crossed against the light and gotRead More clipped after leaving a party at about 11:30pm to celebrate her getting a big job.
Emily Becker April 16, 2014 at 11:02 pm
very possible... but again still sad
Tom Davis (Editor) April 15, 2014 at 11:17 am
Fred, I apologize for the mistakes in the story, and thank you for pointing those out. They wereRead More corrected, but they never should have appeared in the first place. Now we'd like the focus to be on the incident itself, and the fact that a 9-year-old was struck. I'd like the focus to be on wishes for the child to get well, and what can be done to improve the situation. Thanks.
Fred Grygiel April 15, 2014 at 12:12 pm
Appreciate your response Tom but unless the comments are really inappropriate, controlling theRead More responses according to "your" plan for how responses should be posted is a bit overreaching and would result in your preferences being the dominant theme. I do agree that the first comment should always be for the recovery of the child. Without knowing the speed of the car, whether the child wore a helmet, was the child observing all the rules of the road for bicyclists it is very difficult to recommend how to "improve the situation." One key element of the story was incorrect: 11:08 pm instead of am made for unfortunate and erroneous speculation about the quality of parental oversight of the child. Clearly proofing is an essential element of reporting. We all can improve in the future.
Fred Grygiel April 15, 2014 at 12:59 pm
I should have also noted: was the driver distracted (talking on cell phone, texting or any otherRead More distraction)?
grace April 16, 2014 at 08:02 pm
money maker
louisemyrealtor April 17, 2014 at 06:03 pm
I wonder how many who commented on this use their phone to text and/or call others while driving??Read More It's sad that folks have to talk and/or text while driving without realizing they MAY ONE DAY cause a death to someone - sorry state of affairs! When I feel the need to call/text someone while driving, I pull over... it just seems like the right thing to do!
louisemyrealtor April 17, 2014 at 06:11 pm
The one land- country road I travel on (on a daily basis) calls for 35 miles per hour speed limit.Read More As many travel this road to access the GSP and are just passing through my neighborhood they often get upset by this and 'tail gate' me.... sad! It just makes me drive slower to torment them!! We even have the cops who hide out, catching 'speeders' on this road... it still doesn't make folks slow down! Sorry state of affairs!
lisa April 13, 2014 at 06:23 pm
because this web news thing is a rag....the same crap for days at a time as headlines, three of theRead More five stories are now "trending" crap which is from all over the country..i wish they would just go back to giving us the Asbury Park Press for news and not this joke called patch
Laura April 14, 2014 at 10:11 am
Lisa, You may have noticed they laid off most of their staff. You could always go back to readingRead More the Press. No one is forcing anyone to view this site. I feel bad that the direction has changed but understand why one person cannot cover all towns. I have gone back to also checking the app.com
cultofpersonality April 14, 2014 at 06:02 pm
The Jersey Shore Hurricane News Facebook page is a wonderful source for what's going on at the shoreRead More and throughout the state. https://www.facebook.com/JerseyShoreHurricaneNews
Mark Guarnere April 16, 2014 at 01:00 pm
Hi Bob, Our website is www.lakesiderecovery.com phone # 856-302-1632 Please call for anyRead More information we are a outpatient program with partial Hospitalization.
grace April 16, 2014 at 05:36 pm
they are trying and thats a good start!
Mo Juriam April 16, 2014 at 10:20 pm
Be on the lookout for a state addiction program/initiative sometime around the beginning of June.
Marciano Sanchez is wanted for murder out of Ocean County. (Photo on njsp.org)
Pat April 16, 2014 at 04:12 pm
MMD and Brian, you've got that right!!!
grace April 16, 2014 at 05:35 pm
crazy scary he looks like the guy at the pizza place i went to
Concerned April 17, 2014 at 05:03 pm
@John...now I understand what u were stating. Thank you for elaborating. I too get a bit frustratedRead More at the way they chose to word things in the stories they write. However, I do find it quite humorous to read some of the comments made n how upset n defensive some of the ppl get.
Kelly Gordon
MaryBeth Reilly Tomaro April 11, 2014 at 06:01 pm
A parent's worst nightmare..thoughts and prayers to her family and friends. May God hold all of youRead More in the Palm of HIS Hand...
Dame Bridgid April 13, 2014 at 08:58 am
A promising life cut short. My most sincere condolences to her family and friends. May perpetualRead More light shine upon her.
ED April 13, 2014 at 12:11 pm
A heartache and so unfair that a life so young was cut short. I guess thats where they get theRead More saying only the good die young. My thoughts and prayers are with her families and friends I wish her family peace.
Jennifer P April 9, 2014 at 04:47 pm
I am thankful the police are doing something about the ongoing issues plaguing our town. LikeRead More Maureen & Jenni said, the motels in Wall are all nasty and more times that not, house less than desirable people. If no one is going to make them responsible for keeping up their outward appearance, keeping the proper records and calling the police on the tenants when things get out of hand then of course they will turn into exactly what they are... run down nasty to look at holes in the wall that are an embarrassment to our town.
tom April 10, 2014 at 09:04 am
So, if the motels are violating the law, pull their business licenses. Just like they would do to aRead More bar that served minors. Hitting the owners with a big $$ fine, or loss of business will make them think twice about renting "hourly".
ED April 10, 2014 at 07:04 pm
The hotels and motels in Wall and a lot of the surrounding towns are sleazy no name hotels. You wantRead More to put in upper scale named hotels in the towns. Like the Marriott, Hyatt or Hilton.
EasyRider April 10, 2014 at 08:14 am
Sounds fishy...Renee may have been given the old heave-ho.
Mike Ryan PPB April 10, 2014 at 10:53 am
Blue raincoat won't make it any easier to spot him at a distance. Too bad the RAINCOAT wasn'tRead More orange and the BOOTS blue... Either way, the water's pretty chilly to be in for too long this time of year.
WMS826 April 10, 2014 at 10:05 am
Here is a link to the NY Times article about it. How is it that no one can arrest this guy forRead More fraud. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/10/business/doctor-with-big-medicare-billings-is-no-stranger-to-scrutiny.html?_r=0
david April 10, 2014 at 12:58 pm
It's the begging to the habit that fuels the heroin crisis! Start off with pills, then doctors go toRead More ja, so where else to feel better if they can't get the opioid prescription! Go give their $ to the STREET DOCTORS!!!
Mama April 10, 2014 at 02:53 pm
david: re-read the article please!
Courtney April 8, 2014 at 06:58 am
You put that it impacts wall township in the title of your story and then say nothing about how itRead More impacts wall. I'm tired of patch doing this crap..........
educatedsmallbizowner April 7, 2014 at 08:27 am
Sadly, Here we go again. Woman with alleged mental health issues. (Hoarding/OCD) died in house fireRead More in Wall. Does anyone get it that our Health Dept's are ill equipped to handle mental health issues. Has anyone done an in depth report of the persons that oversee the health Dept's in Monmouth and Ocean. Under-qualified and over paid cronies of politicians that is who! (in my opinion). Does anyone realize the budgets these boards have and where the monies go. Check out the Psychiatrists, Psychologists, and LCSW's in the system. The foreign ones are making hundreds and hundreds of thousands off Americans every year. Wake up and follow the trail... Mental health is big business for the health profession.
Sarajane April 7, 2014 at 10:48 pm
Why are people "living" in a motel? If they are disabled or unable to work, isn't thereRead More better low income housing to offer, especially if the unit contained more than 2 people? One apparently housed a family of 4. Why aren't they in an apartment rather than primo beach real estate that few working class could afford?
Deborah Houlihan April 8, 2014 at 11:13 pm
Since the fire a few weeks ago, I have read with a heavy heart so much of what has been said here onRead More the patch about the Mariner's Cove and the people staying there. I'm not sure what the answer is to the problem of homelessness in Ocean County, but I do know that many of the people staying at the Mariner's Cove where hard working people... taxi drivers, dump truck drivers, housekeepers, blue collar workers making minimum wage and affected by the big drop in income after the storm... many also lost their rentals in Sandy. Some stayed at the hotel for around $35/night. Some did some chores in exchange for a place to stay. In the beginning, police would drop off whoever they found homeless in Point Beach, and the manager would welcome them even though they were without power and completely flooded on the first floor. At least they had a roof over their heads. Things are still being investigated, but I can tell you that what I know of the manager there is that he has a heart of gold, going out of his way frequently to help those who are in need. In a report from October of 2013, there were still 28,000 people in Ocean County displaced from their primary home due to Sandy. Some could afford to rent someplace, some are staying with family or friends, some are in hotels. It was the largest hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic Ocean and it slammed into us, breaking every record we ever had here in NJ, and especially in Ocean County. It is estimated that it will take 7 years to recover. Please people, have compassion. So many are hurting more than you can even begin to imagine. Lord, have mercy. We need Your light and love now more than ever.
Video: APP
WMS826 April 4, 2014 at 09:12 pm
Vinnie.....I am helping you people see the light slowly day by day. Walk towards sanity and awayRead More from the liberal prison you are living in.
Vinnie Vincent April 5, 2014 at 11:50 am
@WMS LMAO!!!! You think im a LIBERAL?!?! Hahahaha! Wow! Um NO! I am not even close to a liberal onRead More my worst day (except maybe on 1 or 2 issues possibly).
Dame Bridgid April 8, 2014 at 05:29 am
@ Av. I agree that anyone with normal emotions is totally outraged by his utter callousness.Read More However; most guards are decent law abiding people who do their difficult jobs without becoming like the scum they guard; regardless of how they feel. They have my pity. Barbara; We are responsible for our evil acts. To receive redemption; this piece of utter filth would have to undergo a complete conversion of heart, & utterly detest the betrayal he committed against his helpless baby girl. We ARE offered forgiveness... But first we must admit & atone for our crimes. In his state of unrepentant arrogance he condemns himself to a much more dire fate than just life in jail. His innocent daughter will be among those who testify against him at final judgement. He brutalized & killed her without any mercy, so... Just how do you think he will be judged by the heavenly Father, whose precious gift he abused, hmmmm.
Amanda M. Louk (Photo: Ocean County Jail)
ZeeZee April 4, 2014 at 04:31 pm
Mike, Weed IS CAUING DAMAGE to our young TEENS/TOWNS.IMO I wish people like you would get theirRead More facts correct before saying anything!!
Tired of this place April 4, 2014 at 07:38 pm
What about that ricky Payton he hangs with them too
Rob April 12, 2014 at 06:55 am
Would you concider sponsoring me as I walk to fight the use of heroin and other addictions?Read More http://americaskeswick.donorpages.com/FamilyFreedomWalk2014/RobRussomano/ Thank you
bayway mike April 3, 2014 at 10:45 am
Amanda????
Mrs M April 3, 2014 at 10:58 pm
I put the seat belt through the handles/straps on my purse that way if some tries to take it theyRead More will take the whole cart with it.
Smot Revir April 7, 2014 at 03:11 pm
It's Grace, I would know her anywhere !
Mike jobs April 2, 2014 at 06:54 pm
some soft body fiend ... broke boy
jerseytomato April 4, 2014 at 01:00 pm
Michelle Youngman wins the 'trash mouth' of the day award.
Mike jobs April 4, 2014 at 01:48 pm
no i do this kids a dumb ass if i was the guy working while this happen id chase his pussy ass downRead More my self just to get a free few punches in b4 the Authorities arrived on scene me being the savior of the day....
ken April 1, 2014 at 05:27 pm
I'd love someone to report on the number of employee relations Civil suits filed by NJ policeRead More officers, as a percentage of their total ranks, compared to those of the private sector.
chris March 31, 2014 at 03:11 pm
very poor reporting as usual with the patch, i just read the complaints on the common sense forRead More belmar. unless i am reading it wrong, the judge found probable cause for mr palmisano on perjury not official misconduct and vice vera for mr. huisman. need to check facts before sending off to press. either way, the case has been brewing for some time in belmar
Tom Davis (Editor) March 31, 2014 at 03:57 pm
That's exactly what we did. Thanks for writing.
JOHN DILLMAR April 1, 2014 at 08:41 am
Not good for the town. Sad
Candy marijuana, known as "Jollies." (Photo: Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)
Dame Bridgid April 1, 2014 at 11:17 am
Sorry for the typos. That 2nd from last sentence should actually read "others". Also theRead More "a" before cancer patients in the last one should have been deleted.
DAS April 1, 2014 at 11:31 am
Guessing there was a little more than pot going on with the schizophrenia, have known folks thatRead More have smoked pot for 30 years that show no signs of what you are talking about, could be all the mercury in the high fish diet in Norway. But will keep my distance in case one of these smokers wants to eat my face, that is some case of the munchies!
Mike jobs April 1, 2014 at 12:01 pm
This isnt Norway you dumb fuck ..
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