HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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  Arts and Music Festival is coming June 12 The 22nd Annual Hoboken Arts and Music Festival will take over Washington Street, rain or shine, featuring live music and over 300 artists, businesses an...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Soldier who died at Fort Hood was from Jersey City Tysheena James, 21, a 2012 graduate of Dickinson High School, was among the soldiers who perished near Fort Hood, Texas, this week, when the vehic...
How to reclaim our Democracy
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Dear Editor: There’s a strong connection between the health of a democracy and the social cohesiveness of its community life. That’s why tyrants of all kinds, from time immemorial, don’t want their...
Today’s young men
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Dear Editor: What a pity (Consent and sex on campus, April 24) that young men have to be "counseled" about when a girl means yes and when she means no. All over the country, one hears, campus sexua...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Blair coming of age on track
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Cameron Blair was first and foremost a football player growing up. “I always played football since I was a little kid,” Blair said. “I started with track in middle school.” Blair knew that football...
We need to choose a leader we can trust
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Dear Editor: There are many reasons Trump could destroy America. He is too proud to ask forgiveness and does not forgive others. Proverb 15:15 “The lord will destroy the house of the proud”. He div...
Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli recovering from stroke
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- The health of Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli was improving at the end of the week after he suffered a stroke on Wednesday evening, the Secaucus town website said Friday morning. On Wed...
Former Jersey City Head Start director admits $250,000 theft
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JERSEY CITY -- Robert E. Mays, 38, of Jersey City, admitted stealing more than $250,000 from the Jersey City Child Development Centers Inc. (“JCCDC”), an organization that provided early childhood ...
Is Kennedy Boulevard safe?
After fatal accident earlier this year; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
David Porto, 43, of Jersey City, was fatally struck by a northbound Ford F-350 pickup truck on Kennedy Blvd. in Bayonne between 30th and 31st streets on Wednesday afternoon, April 27 while trying t...
PATH to suspend weekend 33rd Street service August through December, add WTC trains
Jun 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Want to get to that party in Manhattan on weekends starting in August? You may have to take a different route. The Port Authority will be suspending train service from 12:01 a.m. on...