Chaos continues among Hoboken Democrats
Jun 21, 2015 | 8 8 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Newly-elected Hoboken Democratic Chairman Anthony Romano isn’t having the best of starts for his two-year term in office. Elected in a tumultuous reorganization meeting on June 9, Romano is caught ...
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North Bergen’s Zayas drafted by Seattle Mariners
Taken in 35th round; signs next day and heads to Arizona
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
When Gianni Zayas was a young boy, he always dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player. Zayas didn’t have to look far for inspiration. After all, his older brother, Gil , a former high sch...
Ban antibiotics in animal agriculture
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last Tuesday, President Obama directed federal agencies to serve antibiotic-free meat and poultry in government cafeterias. The FDA will require animal producers to obtain authorizatio...
JERSEY CITY BRIEF
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Public hearing on new road to Liberty State Park The New Jersey Turnpike Authority will hold a public hearing in Jersey City at City Hall on Monday, June 22, on its design for a $10 million two lan...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Stay of HoLa expansion denied in state court; seventh graders can matriculate in fall The fate of a lawsuit to block the expansion of the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) to seventh and ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Seniors invited to free boat ride Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Council along with the Hudson County Office on Aging invite the Weehawken Senior Citizens for a free boat ride on the “Spirit...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
4th of July fireworks and concert – save the date Good Vibrations, the Beach Boys tribute band, will play at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 2 at Secaucus Swim Club. Come celebrate with food, amusements, ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I would like some advice regarding my relationship with my grown daughter. I’m 62 now, and have three grown children – two sons and a daughter. Of all my children I’ve always had...
Menendez, Booker announce $1.3 million in Federal funding for Jersey City’s Sandy Recovery
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker have announced the award of a $1,289,231.10 Sandy relief grant through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to the Jersey City Mun...
Cancer survivors and families convene in Secaucus for Keys of Hope celebration
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – In recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day on June 7, the American Cancer Society and Extended Stay America, the largest owner-operated hotel brand in the U.S., celebrated survivors...