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The Real Goddesses of Essex County

Lisa Levart | Posted 04.26.2014 | Arts
Lisa Levart

A goddess on earth has vitality and is beautiful, not because her cheekbones are high, her waist is thin, her breasts are large or her wardrobe is current, but because she recognizes her inner divinity -- imperfections and all.

UN Moves To Distance Itself From Dale Farm Eviction Row

PA | Posted 11.14.2011 | Home

The United Nations has moved to distance itself from an adviser who has claimed the planned clearance of the UK's largest illegal travellers site viol...

Elise Foley

Proposed Detention Centers Draw Criticism From Residents, Immigrant Groups | Elise Foley | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Proposed immigration detention facilities in Florida and New Jersey will be ringed with barbed wire and house people against their will ...

John O'Brien MA Registry of Deeds: AG Tom Miller Should Step Down

Richard Zombeck | Posted 10.24.2011 | Business
Richard Zombeck

John O'Brien, Registry of Deeds for Southern Essex County in Massachusetts is asking that Tom Miller, Iowa Attorney General, step down. Miller is the lead AG in the controversial settlement with the big banks on mortgage servicing fraud.

Lost Charlie Chaplin Film Found In British Thrift Shop

Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts

Essex resident Brian Hann, 40, bought a rare Charlie Chaplin film, "Zepped," in a junk shop for only $5. Hann found the 35mm nitrate film at the "Seco...

Mass Register John O'Brien's Presentation Draws Crowd of Recorders in Atlantic City

Richard Zombeck | Posted 09.04.2011 | Business
Richard Zombeck

An audit examining assignments of mortgage recorded in the Essex Southern District Registry of Deeds issued to and from JPMorgan Chase Bank, Wells Fargo Bank and Bank of America during 2010 found that 75% of assignments of mortgage are invalid.

Comic Book Author Dishes On Why Superheroes And Boys With Antlers Are Equally Great | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home


County Register of Deeds Picks Fight with MERS

Richard Zombeck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard Zombeck

Assuming an average of 500 mortgages per week, this year alone, Southern Essex County has lost a potential $1.95 million in recording fees because of the MERS system of "avoiding" recording assignments.

Clinton Superdelegate Defects to Obama: "I'm Not That Important to Them"

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

Asked if she had heard from the Clintons before or since she made her super delegate switchover, Samuels said, "I haven't heard from the Clintons and to be truthful, I guess I'm not that important to them. I'm only one of 13 SuperDelegates in New Jersey and I'm following my heart."