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Unread 08-11-2009, 02:03 PM
 
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Default Camden NJ vs. Rochester NY

At least you can hot Philly from Camden, the closest thing to Rochester is another armpit town of Buffalo.
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Unread 08-11-2009, 02:09 PM
 
Location: Key West
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Easily Rochester. If you want to, you can live in one of the suburbs there which are very nice. Camden is also pretty ghetto in many areas, but the cost of living is the deciding factor. Upstate NY is alot less expensive
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Unread 08-11-2009, 02:14 PM
 
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hmmmm. The threadstarter posts like another recent poster that stopped posting or was banned recently. This seems supsect.
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Unread 08-11-2009, 02:38 PM
 
Location: Rochester, NY
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Yawn.

Rochester is a nice area. Extremely nice city neighborhoods (some bad too), and affluent suburbs relative to the region.
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Unread 08-11-2009, 03:22 PM
 
Location: Rochester, NY
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Don't know much about Camden, and have never been to it. Maybe after a little research I can make an opinion.
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Unread 08-11-2009, 03:29 PM
 
Location: Rochester, NY
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Oh boy, wikipedia stating Diane Sawyer did a 20/20 special....shudders.
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Unread 08-11-2009, 08:48 PM
 
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Actually, both are good and bad, for their own reasons. Rochester is actually a really cool city, albeit slightly isolated, depsite the ferry to Toronto. Camden is located by a great city, Philidelphia, but isn't so hot itself.

Rochester wins by a country mile for me if you're talking the city itself, especially since Rochester is one of my favorite cities, but Camden DOES have a sweet metro area.....
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Unread 08-11-2009, 08:56 PM
 
Location: Rochester, NY
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Actually, both are good and bad, for their own reasons. Rochester is actually a really cool city, albeit slightly isolated, depsite the ferry to Toronto. Camden is located by a great city, Philidelphia, but isn't so hot itself.

Rochester wins by a country mile for me if you're talking the city itself, especially since Rochester is one of my favorite cities, but Camden DOES have a sweet metro area.....
I would actually say Rochester's strength is its metro. Lots of nice waterfront and overall great suburbs.
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Unread 08-12-2009, 11:39 AM
 
Location: Haddonfield New Jersey
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Camden if it was on the waterfront. Its location to Philadelphia is the best.
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