Supreme Court may consider overturning ‘shock jock’ Hal Turner’s conviction
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NORTH BERGEN – Internet blogger and radio “shock jock” Hal Turner, who lives in North Bergen, was sentenced in 2010 to 33 months in prison for writing on his website that three Chicago judges who u...
Resident charged with terroristic threats against mayor
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SECAUCUS – Police arrested Secaucus resident Michael J. West, 24, of Secaucus about 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25 for making terroristic threats against Mayor Michael Gonnelli. According to Det. Sgt...
Customer appreciation event at NY Waterway terminal
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WEEHAWKEN – Thousands of NY Waterway passengers will celebrate the arrival of fall on Tuesday, Sept. 30 from 7 to 9:30 a.m. as they pass through the Port Imperial Ferry Terminal in Weehawken. The m...
Bayonne’s Hispanic Parade celebrates culture
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BAYONNE – Hundreds of residents celebrated their Spanish culture – and hundreds more came out to cheer them on – during the city’s annual Hispanic Day Parade up Broadway on Sunday, Sept. 28. Bright...
'Real Housewives of New Jersey' spinoff with Hoboken characters premieres Oct. 5
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HOBOKEN -- Fans of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" who miss the Manzo family can get their dose on Sunday Oct. 5, when the spinoff, "Manzo'd with Children," premieres on Bravo. During the last ...
Unnecessary Tests and Procedures In the Health Care System. What Physicians Say About The Problem, the Causes, and the Solutions
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A recent Choosing Wisely article * noted “Physicians Say Unnecessary Tests and Procedures Are a Serious Problem, and Feel a Responsibility to Address the Issue” “Physicians s...
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 23 at St. Lawrence Church, Weehawken, for Margaret A. Barrett, 88. She passed away Sept. 19. She was born in Jersey City and was a life-long fourth generation Union...
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Funeral services have been held for George Hugo Edler, 90. He passed away Sept. 21. George was born in Hamburg, Germany and lived many years in West New York. He is an Army veteran that fought in t...
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 25 at St. Joseph’s Church, Jersey City, for Thomas A. Fischkelta, Sr., 29, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away suddenly on Sept. 21. He was the son o...
Books for bucks
More than 7,000 volumes sold at annual library fundraiser
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Down on her hands and knees, Diana Perez sifted through the contents of cardboard cartons loaded with books of all shapes and sizes. Perez, a resident of Belleville, has been coming to the annual m...