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...
Book hits the big screen
Movie based on local resident’s novel premieres in theaters March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Carrie Pilby, a movie based on the offbeat novel of the same name written by Hoboken-based author (and former Weehawken resident) Caren Lissner, opens on March 31 in theaters in New York City, Los ...
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Prep poised to make a run at baseball “three-peat”
North Bergen softball rests hopes on unproven hurler
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St. Peter’s Prep has won the last two Ed “Faa” Ford Memorial Hudson County Baseball Tournaments. There’s nothing to be said that the Marauders can’t win a third straight title. Right, Coach Pat Lag...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Oritani Bank collecting donations for Union City fire victims The Oritani Bank branch at 4200 Bergenline Ave. will be collecting and matching donations to assist the victims of the fire in Union Ci...
BRIEFS
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ICE officials grant Union City man extension on deportation order Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials granted a Union City resident a 60-day extension on his deportation order Frida...
Another candidate drops out of governor’s race
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Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and Hoboken Housing Authority chair Dana Wefer now have something in common – both have decided not to run for governor this year. Wefer, a lifelong Democrat, shocked...
The passion runs deep
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Dear Editor: As the banks and churches of Hoboken gradually disappear under the guise of luxury condos, I am comforted to know that at least two buildings that house the library and City Hall shoul...
0.125 percent sales tax overcharges and other shocks to the system!
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Dear Editor: On Jan. 1, 2017, the sales tax rate was reduced from 7 percent to a new rate of 6.875 percent. Problem is, most businesses are still charging the old rate. This is especially troubleso...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Fulop blasts Trump $6B budget cuts, particularly to the needy Mayor Steven Fulop slammed Donald Trump’s proposal last week to cut $6 billion in funding for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Comedian, former Howard Stern regular Artie Lange arrested for drug possession Arthur “Artie” Lange of Hoboken, a comedian and TV/film star who used to be a regular on the Howard Stern radio show, ...