Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
Coming to America
Local exhibit stresses Hoboken’s role in immigration
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are descended from one of the millions of immigrants who gained entry to the United States through Ellis Island, you can conclude at least one fact about your pond-jumping ancestors – they p...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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HUD review slams Hoboken Housing Authority procurement practices; Garcia blames board, others for issues HOBOKEN—A review of the procurement practices by the Hoboken Housing Authority under former ...
Secaucus looks to be playoff strong once again
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The Patriots of Secaucus High School won six football games in 2013 and qualified for the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I state playoffs. It was the 13th appearance in the state playoffs in ...
QUAIL, MARGARET H.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 19 at St. Bridget Church, Jersey City, for Margaret H. Quail, 96 of Jersey City. She passed away Aug. 14 at Christ Hospital. Born in East Rutherford, she lived most ...
Veteran cemetery warning
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There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and any dependent...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I never thought, at age 35, that I would be so unhappy with my life. I have been in the same job for the past seven years. It pays well but is torturous. Seems like I can never d...
Respect caregivers, and those they care for
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Dear Editor: As a college student, the concept of caregiving hasn’t even been a blip on my radar. When I began my internship at AARP I learned about the extreme challenges caregivers faced. I also ...
Respect caregivers, and those they care for
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a college student, the concept of caregiving hasn’t even been a blip on my radar. When I began my internship at AARP I learned about the extreme challenges caregivers faced. I also ...