By GLORIA C. ENDRES | Oct 09, 2019 Courtesy of: Gloria Endres The author’s grandfather, Guiseppe De Sanctis, relaxes on the Beach Haven boardwalk in the 1930s. The bayside property in the borough he let go for taxes in the 1960s is cause for regret today Over the years I have written articles in the SandPaper that mention how my maternal Italian grandparents, Virginia Gargani and Giuseppe De Sanctis, came to this country, married and eventually found their way by train to Long…
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Contrary to Judge Trish Morikawa’s assessment of Taylor Liang, he is not a “good kid” (“Drift racer who crashed into triathlete gets 1 year in prison,” Star-Advertiser, Oct. 18). His vicious deeds ruined a woman’s life.
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Many of my white teachers and friends saw my blackness as both something that I'd overcome and something that I didn't really possess. This is the trap of the "exceptional black"--the one who is articulate, poised, genteel even. I was so good that at times, people assured me that I wasn't really black at all!
Initial OK given to 20% sewer rate hike
HUNTSVILLE — The only action taken in a special called meeting of County Commission here Monday evening was a 10-0 vote for adjournment. The meeting had been called to vote on the transfer of the e…
The Cowboys Have Been Here Before
Thursday night's setup should be familiar for Cowboys fans. Their heroes are in the midst of a mixed bag season. They're talented, but imperfect, getting ready to face one of the NFL's gatekeepers. A loss wouldn't destroy their season, and a win won't make it, but the result of the...