Their boots were made for marching
14 buses of local women (and some men) head to DC to advocate for civil rights
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Since taking the office of president on Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump has signed 12 executive orders, including one that weakens the reach of the Affordable Care Act and one that says federal dolla...
Coming to northwest: Temporary park!
Will include sand volleyball, BBQ, mini golf, parking spots
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer, the city intends to open a temporary “pop-up park,” which could include a sand volleyball court, BBQ and picnic space, and a community garden. There will also be a parking lot nearby. ...
Why does a public street get shut down for a private school
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Dear Editor: Why is it that 7th Street between Madison and Monroe, a public street, gets shut down during the day for a private school? Especially when the school has a blacktopped area behind thei...
Drug education and rehabilitation
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Dear Editor: The use of Naloxone can save a life. Naloxone, also known as Narcan is an opioid antagonist used in opioid overdoses to counteract the life-threatening depression of the respiratory sy...
TASTY TIDBITS
McNair laments over inequality of HCIAL format
Noteworthy basketball achievements; passing of Earls; track prowess
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This season, the Hudson County Interscholastic Athletic League decided to scrap a two-division format and clump all of the league’s teams in one division. Such a move was thoroughly unfair to a sma...
Lincoln remembered
Association of Jersey City will commemorate birthday on Feb. 12
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Although it’s not well known, Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States, visited Jersey City three times. And on April 24, 1865, after his assassination, Lincoln’s funeral procession pau...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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School board appoints interim assistant principal for Secaucus High School The Secaucus Board of Education appointed an interim assistant principal for Secaucus High School at its Jan. 19 meeting. ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Popular comedian to perform free show in North Bergen North Bergen will be getting a nice dose of laughs shortly. Comedian Alonzo Bodden will host a free show at the Recreational Center at 6300 Mea...
PAUL, FRANK A.
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Private funeral services have been held for for Frank A. Paul, 86, a 65 year resident of Secaucus. He passed away Jan. 20. He was predeceased by his wife, Patricia, in 2014. He was the father of fa...