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Monday, April 9, 2012

Whitney Houston's Funeral Cost NJ Crazy High Taxes!

It seems some Newark, New Jersey residents have a bone to pick with Whitney Houston's family. According to CNN affiliate CBS New York, the city's taxpayers aren't pleased with the more than $187000 tab Newark picked up for police overtime during more
CNN (blog) ( 4/9/2012 11:12:32 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston's funeral cost Newark residents $187000
Sign-up for e-mail newsletters and alerts and get the news you need delivered directly to your inbox. Free this week: Brian Wilson collaborator Van Dyke Parks performs at Millennium Stage and Ryan and Hays Holladay of Bluebrain discuss Doug Aitken's more
Washington Post (blog) ( 4/9/2012 10:41:28 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston Funeral: New Jersey Residents Outraged by Cost to Taxpayers
Whitney Houston Funeral: New Jersey Residents Outraged by Cost to TaxpayersRihanna's Best Leg Forward! Plus, Rachel McAdams, Nicki Minaj and more. Rate all the highs and lows! Whitney Houston's funeral was pretty pricey, much to the chagrin of some taxpayers. It seems the late singer's hometown, Newark, NJ, spent more than more
E! Online ( 4/9/2012 6:42:18 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston's funeral costs anger hometown residents
Whitney HoustonNew Jersey fans wave at Whitney Houston's hearse as it proceeds to the cemetery in New Jersey on Feb. 19. By Aaron Couch, The Hollywood Reporter Whitney Houston's funeral cost her hometown of Newark, New Jersey, $187000 in police overtime, more
msnbc.com ( 4/9/2012 3:51:36 AM -08:00 )

Taxpayers have to foot bill for Whitney Houston funeral security
Taxpayers have to foot bill for Whitney Houston funeral securityPallbearers carry Whitney Houston's coffin after her funeral in Newark, NJ, on Feb. 18. (AP photo) Nearly two months after saying goodbye to an icon from their hometown, some residents in Newark, NJ, aren't happy that they have to pay $187000 for more
Houston Chronicle (blog) ( 4/8/2012 6:33:41 PM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston: Autopsy reveals superstar's body had plenty of injuries
Whitney Houston: Autopsy reveals superstarBy Douglas Feiden / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Whitney Houston arrives to The love of R&B Grammy Party at Tru Hollywood on February 9, 2012 in Hollywood, California. Doomed diva Whitney Houston's body was as ravaged and ghastly in death as fellow superstar more
New York Daily News ( 4/8/2012 2:05:26 PM -08:00 )

Autopsy reveals 'ravaged' Houston
Autopsy reveals WHITNEY Houston's body was ravaged by scars, cuts and burns when she died, autopsy details showed. Years of drug and alcohol abuse had left the "Bodyguard" star with a damaged heart and liver, a hole in her nose and 11 front teeth missing, more
NEWS.com.au ( 4/8/2012 8:05:24 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston Funeral Costs Anger New Jersey Residents
Whitney Houston Funeral Costs Anger New Jersey ResidentsBy Sowmya Krishnamurthy The city of Newark has incurred $187000 in costs for police overtime surrounding Whitney Houston's homegoing funeral. CBS reports that some taxpayers are not too pleased with having to pay the added costs for Newark police more
MTV.com (blog) ( 4/7/2012 8:24:42 AM -08:00 )

Di Ionno: Fans re-claim Whitney Houston as Newark's own through memorial
Di Ionno: Fans re-claim Whitney Houston as NewarkBy Mark Di Ionno/Star-Ledger Columnist Frances Micklow/The Star-LedgerAlphonso Miller loads a bag with dried flowers. The items in front of New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, left to memorialize Whitney Houston, were taken down at the end of March. more
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com (blog) ( 4/7/2012 5:36:04 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston's school underwhelmed by donations
In this 2010 file photo, singers Cissy Houston, left, and her daughter Whitney Houston arrive at the "Keep A Child Alive Black Ball" at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York. / AP PHOTO Associated Press Administrators of the New Jersey school that bears more
Detroit Free Press ( 4/6/2012 4:22:02 PM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston school underwhelmed by donations
Whitney Houston school underwhelmed by donationsBy AP Whitney Houston, seen here at a Grammy party shortly before her death, had a school in East Orange, NJ named after her. The school has received $40000 in donations in lieu of flowers. A memorial was set up in front of the Whitney E. Houston more
New York Daily News ( 4/6/2012 11:57:01 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston's Funeral Cost NJ Crazy High Taxes!
Whitney HoustonWell this isn't happy news! Reports are claiming Whitney Houston's funeral cost the state of New Jersey $187000 in police costs! Ick… Despite Newark Councilwoman Mildred Crump insisting "barriers and officers of the law" were necessary to ensure the more
PerezHilton.com ( 4/9/2012 10:52:27 AM -08:00 )

Newark Residents Hit with Whitney Houston's Funeral Bill
Newark Residents Hit with Whitney Houston*Now that the dust has cleared and the family is going on vacation, the bill for Whitney Houston's funeral has surfaced. According to reports, the final result is $187000 but billed to the residents of Newark, NJ Yes, the very public funeral attracted more
Eurweb.com ( 4/9/2012 10:52:07 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston's Funeral Cost Newark Taxpayers $187000
Whitney HoustonMan, Whitney Houston's funeral was really, really expensive! According to CBS News, the city of Newark, NJ, paid $187000 in police overtime during the funeral, representing 5% of the city's budget for the whole year. CBS News interviewed excellently more
Fuse ( 4/9/2012 10:34:25 AM -08:00 )

Newark residents angry over $187K bill for police at Whitney Houston's funeral
Whitney Houston's funeral is costing the city of Newark tens of thousands of dollars in police overtime. And some taxpayers say as much as they loved the pop star they're not happy about footing the high security costs…. It was a farewell to a beloved more
Examiner.com ( 4/9/2012 9:57:09 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston funeral cost New Jersey taxpayers thousands of dollars
The Whitney Houston homegoing celebration in Newark in February cost New Jersey taxpayers thousands of dollars. Newark taxpayers are outraged that they will have to foot the bill for $187000 in police overtime. Newark police officers were stationed at more
Examiner.com ( 4/9/2012 9:57:00 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston Funeral Costs the Residents of New Jersey
It seems the residents of New Jersey are none too happy getting stuck with costs from Whitney Houston's funeral. She was the state's favorite child in some ways but that doesn't mean taxpayers want to pay any of her bills. It may seem insensitive to more
Gather Celebs News Channel ( 4/9/2012 9:42:10 AM -08:00 )

Whitney Houston's funeral cost New Jersey taxpayers
Whitney HoustonBy Liz Kelly Nelson Some New Jersey residents are steamed about footing part of the bill for Whitney Houston's February funeral, which was held in her hometown of Newark. The city estimates that it cost more than $187000 in police overtime to pay for more
Zap2it.com (blog) ( 4/9/2012 9:31:27 AM -08:00 )

Cost of Whitney Houston's Funeral Angers New Jersey Taxpayers
Cost of Whitney HoustonBy Laura Sassano Taxpayers in Whitney Houston's hometown of Newark, NJ, are outraged that the city spent upwards of $187000 on police overtime during the late star's funeral. Nearly 200 police officers were stationed at the New Baptist Church, more
OK! Magazine ( 4/9/2012 9:20:13 AM -08:00 )

Coroner's Report: Whitney Houston's Death Was Years in the Making
Although most people blame Whitney Houston's ex-husband Bobby Brown (pictured here in 2000) for her downfall, some sources say her drug use began years before the couple met. Whitney Houston's highly-publicized battle with drug addiction provided more
Wetpaint ( 4/9/2012 9:01:40 AM -08:00 )