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    Leave A Light On For Me

    We Need Some Light The last several weeks have been difficult in the New Jersey and New York areas as we recover from the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. After two major storms last year, Hurricane Irene and the weird Snowtober storm, I learned my lesson and made sure that I did not have too many perishables in the refrigerator. On the night of the storm, the lights stayed on for longer than we had hoped. But then the lights started flickering and finally around 9 p.m. the lights went off and we were plunged into total darkness. Since the lights did not come back until Friday, we mostly subsisted on…

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    Last Exit In New Jersey | Book Review

    Last Exit in New Jersey by C.E. Grundler Original Publication Date: 2010 Genres: Fiction Source: I purchased this book Goodreads Nice young ladies really shouldn’t be dumping bodies at sea. Then again, that isn’t stopping Hazel Moran, and she can’t figure out where anyone got the idea she was nice to begin with. Raised aboard her father’s aging schooner and riding shotgun in their eighteen-wheeler, she can handle almost anything on the road or water; it’s her people skills that need work. Normally that isn’t an issue—behind the wheel of a Kenworth, most people tend to leave her alone. But when twenty-year-old Hazel and her father become the targets of…