Noted

IRE: New Jersey has over 200 toxic waste sites, but is that an excuse for building schools on them?
Traffick: Wishlist for NYT’s About.com–Peter Horan, take note.
South Korea’s Ohmynews turns 5ive–oops, I mean five. (Via Lasica)
Richard MacManus on About.com vs.Kottke: “As a writer whose goal is to (very soon) earn a decent living via blogging, I wonder how viable the ‘work for peanuts’ approach of About.com is nowadays.”
Silicon Beat: Craig Newmark intends to support citizen journalism. But how?