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(L-R) Rachel Canning, her attorney and parents in family court
(L-R) Rachel Canning, her attorney and parents in family court (CBS New York)
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House Rules Go to Court

At some point your grandparents probably said it to your parents who in turn said it to you and it came full circle when in the heat of the moment you uttered those famous words to your own children….”if you want to live under my roof you will play by my rules.” 

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empty toilet paper roll
(Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Spring Classes for Men

I’m a big believer that one of the things we don’t do well is accept the fact that men and women are different and that there is nothing wrong with that. 

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Snow in downtown Toms River
Snow in downtown Toms River (Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Walking in a March Wonderland

The winter that just won’t end continues and for maybe the only time over the last couple of months it’s South Jersey who will take a bigger hit then the northern part of the state. 

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Players of the game (L) Louie Pillari from CBA and Point Beach's Noah Yates
Players of the game (L) Louie Pillari from CBA and Point Beach's Noah Yates (Brad Burascano, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Point Beach, CBA to Meet in Boys SCT Final

To me without a doubt the Shore Conference Basketball Tournament is the highlight of the hoops season and it’s obvious I’m not alone because regardless of who is playing the crowds pack the house, especially for the semifinals and finals.

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Players of the game (L-R) Marina Mabrey of Manasquan and Kat Phipps from St. Rose
Players of the game (L-R) Marina Mabrey of Manasquan and Kat Phipps from St. Rose (Brad Burascano, Townsquare Media NJ)
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St. Rose, Manasquan Make the SCT Girls Final

The Shore Conference Basketball Tournament will conclude Saturday at Monmouth University and we now know who will meet in one of the two championship games. 

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(L-R) Brandon, Alex, Jane and Kevin Williams at THON
(L-R) Brandon, Alex, Jane and Kevin Williams at THON (Townsquare Media NJ)
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A Family Affair at Penn State’s THON

Joy and sadness, agony and ecstasy, tears and smiles, booming noise and total silence, body-numbing pain and incredible relief.

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Phillipsburg HIgh School wrestlers
Phillipsburg HIgh School wrestlers (The Morning Call)
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Learning a Valuable Lesson About Photos

The rule of thumb is never pose for a picture that could cause you harm if gets out and eight wrestlers from state power Phillipsburg High School are learning the hard way that is certainly the case. 

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Grim Reaper costume
Grim Reaper costume (Ian Forsyth/Getty Images)
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Dodging the Grim Reaper

Having just celebrated or survived another birthday recently I will admit to at times being consumed about closing in on old age and realizing that the best might not yet come, it’s likely passed. 

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A general view during the Cross Country Men's 4x10km Relay at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics
A general view during the Cross Country Men's 4x10km Relay at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics (Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
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Waking up with the Olympics

Count me among those that are very happy we have this two-week diversion called the Winter Olympics. 

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From left to right in photo – Jeff Levine, Regional Vehicle Supply Manager Toyota Motor Sales USA, Rick Cardwell, General manager Gateway Toyota, Heidi Hartmann, Oceans Harbor House and Brian Palmer, Product Manager Toyota Financial Services
From left to right in photo – Jeff Levine, Regional Vehicle Supply Manager Toyota Motor Sales USA, Rick Cardwell, General manager Gateway Toyota, Heidi Hartmann, Oceans Harbor House and Brian Palmer, Product Manager Toyota Financial Services (Townsquare Media)
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A Winter Tradition Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

For all but one week out of the year there is no real buzz over what appears on the cover of Sports Illustrated except for those who believe there is a jinx associated with it. 

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Valentine's Day ballons
Valentine's Day ballons (Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)
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Today is Not Just Friday.

Considering that we’ve been preoccupied with the weather if you ask the average person what today is their likely response would be “Friday.”  That is right,and wrong and it could prove fatal to relationships.

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Francis Duddy and his parents Dan and Maura
Francis Duddy and his parents Dan and Maura (Tommy Farrell)
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A Long Line to Say Goodbye

If you drove by St. Joseph’s Church on Hooper Avenue in Toms River late yesterday afternoon or early in the evening you probably noticed a long line of people outside trying to get inside. 

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