McNair senior named Regeneron Science Talent Search finalist
Jackson Weaver will compete in the nation’s most prestigious Science and Math Competition
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Jackson Weaver, a student at McNair Academy in Jersey City – a prestigious public magnet school – is taking a concept of physics one step further. Starting from the idea that energy within a system...
District obligated to pay legal fees in ethics violation
Also at meeting: Hall of Fame coach, students of month recognized
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Board of Education is obligated to pay the legal expenses of its members facing ethics charges and civil litigation, according to board attorney Vito Gagliardi. The board members and members of...
TASTY TIDBITS
MLB Network’s Reynolds reminisces about baseball cards
Memorial’s Martinez reaches 1,000-point mark; state playoff pairings; top fives
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At a recent Topps Baseball Cards event at the MLB Network’s headquarters in Secaucus, analyst/talk show host Harold Reynolds reflected back to the first time he ever saw his own baseball card when ...
Story time
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During the holiday season, students in Mrs. Rodriquez's class at Union City’s Saint Augustine School heard the religious story of the “Candy Cane.” Vice Principal Sister Johanna Quinto said, “The c...
Can’t get your birth certificate locally?
Legislators will attempt to rectify situation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Gov. Christopher Christie recently gave a conditional veto to a bill that would allow birth certificates to be issued in all Hudson County municipalities, after a scandal stopped the practice years...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    My life is emotionally out of control. I jump from intense worry and anxiety, to anger that feels out of control, to feelings of helplessness and hopelessness. I’m hoping you ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen Library hosts employment event The Main Library, 84-11 Bergenline Ave., will host an employment event on Wednesday, Feb.22, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for transportation provider Empire CL...
Doom and gloom for Michael Yun?
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Perhaps the most anticipated endorsement of the upcoming political season was scheduled to be delivered on Saturday, when state Senator and Union City Mayor Brian Stack was expected to endorse the ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City hires new planning director Mayor Steven M. Fulop announced on Feb. 15 that the city has hired a new Planning Director, Annisia Cialone, who is both an urban planning professional with ...
We’re better than the bullying and hate we’re seeing now
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Dear Editor: “Then they came for me and there was no one left to speak out for me.”- Pastor M. Niemoller when those that have, forget when they could not, we have ignorance. For a government who re...