Bitcoin is here
Currency, capital, or ransom?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Bitcoin is catching on. Not only are some small businesses in Hudson County accepting the crypto currency, hackers are demanding ransom in it, and residents are investing in it like capital. Bitcoi...
Books against bullies
WNY resident, author talks to students about bullying
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Theresa Borrelli knows what it’s like to be an outcast. Growing up in 1970s West New York, she showed signs of Tourette’s Syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes involuntary physical movement...
TASTY TIDBITS
Remembering grid legend Zeitounian
Big softball win for SDA; top fives
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Carl Holbig became emotional when the former Union Hill football coach was asked to talk a bit about perhaps the most heralded player Holbig ever coached, All-State lineman Mark Zeitounian . “When ...
More powerful than heroin
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Dear Editor: Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin have a new risk. Drug dealers across the United States have begun to mix drugs with an extremely powerful and dangerous drug known...
WILLIAMS, ALTON SR.
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A celebration of life service was held May18 at the Jerusalem Baptist Church, Jersey City for Alton Williams, Sr. of Jersey City. He passed away May 8. He was the husband of Edna Mae Williams; fath...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken resident arrested after allegedly hitting man with an umbrella On Monday May, 15 at 9:58 p.m. the Hoboken Police Department arrested Hoboken resident Luis Rivera, age 50. Rivera was charged...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen High School opens new garden Mayor Nicholas Sacco officially cut the ribbon on a new garden in front of North Bergen High School on Thursday, May 11. He was joined by more than two doz...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Shrek musical performers honored As part of the “Showcase of Success” at the Secaucus Board of Education Meeting of May 11, the board recognized and honored the cast, crew, musicians, and staff mem...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Man charged in Woodlawn Avenue murder Dominique Green, 23, of Jersey City, has been charged with the May 9 murder of Rasheed Raysor. Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said that on May 12 at ap...
Between the lines
May 21, 2017 | 6 6 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Going too far The separation between politics and personal lives became an issue again last week. Republican Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen , who sent out a campaign fundraising form letter to a ...