County agency failures led to $2 million in lost aid
Not-for profit agency most effective in county for Sandy fund distribution
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has lost more than $2 million out of $4 million in Superstorm Sandy renter and home owner relief because agencies assigned to the task of finding people in need failed to reach out in...
TASTY TIDBITS
North Bergen wrestling off to impressive start
St. Anthony earns big win at Finn; hoop observations
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After graduating a host of quality wrestlers from a year ago, veteran North Bergen wrestling coach Jerry Maietta didn’t know what to expect from the Bruins this season. But Maietta did like the wor...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Garcia applauds Port Authority for dropping service cuts
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Dear Editor: Democracy is indeed alive and well. Here’s the proof. When a plan to cut overnight PATH train service was unveiled in the midst of the holidays there was a collective chorus of voices ...
Harlem Globetrotters
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Harlem Globetrotters visit Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health Marli Vogel-Gelfand, Director of Children Services at Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health and children watched in amaz...
ROSS, GERTRUDE JOAN
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Funeral services took place Jan. 20 for Gertrude Joan Ross, 90, of Rutherford. She passed away Jan. 16. She was born in Jersey City and lived for most of her life in Union City before moving to Rut...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Restaurant Week discounts and specials start Monday Hudson County Restaurant Week will feature great deals at local places to eat. The week-long extravaganza lasts from Jan. 26 to Feb...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Hudson County Restaurant Week discounts and specials start Monday Hudson County Restaurant Week will feature great deals at local places to eat. The week-long extravaganza lasts from Jan. 26 to Feb...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Route 3 bridge lane closures cause severe delays Parts of the Route 3 East Bridge over the Hackensack River, which is traveled by about 75,000 motorists per day and serves as a vital approach to th...