TASTY TIDBITS
Weehawken fencer Possick wins second national title
Character No. 18; welcome back Forenza; troubles for Schiano?
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A year ago, Lola Possick was an unknown fencer, a whirlwind with the saber who went on to win the national championship of her age group. So when Young Lola, now all of 11 years old, decided to giv...
America's most famous songwriter lived here
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Dear Editor: Every 4th of July one is sure to hear on the radio a song or two by Stephen Foster. Since he is one of America's most enduring composers, and since he was born on the 4th of July (in 1...
MURPHY, DOLORES
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Private funeral services have been held for Dolores Murphy, 82 of Jersey City. She died July 10. Dolores was born in Rahway, and was a director of arts & crafts for Meadowview Hospital in Secaucus ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Mayor responds to guilty plea by ‘Bridgegate’ official David Samson, a close confidante of Gov. Christopher Christie and the former chairman of the Port Authority who was forced to resign in the mi...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Free Shakespeare in the park The Hudson Shakespeare Company returns with the second installment of its 25th annual Shakespeare in the Parks tour. They’ll perform the play Edward III written by Will...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Congress passes Landmark Opioid Bill July 13 According to a press release from the Drug Policy Agency, on Wednesday, July 13 the U.S. Senate voted to send opioid legislation known as the Comprehens...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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New parking meters ready for overnight permits North Bergen officials unveiled three new overnight parking meters on Wednesday, July 13 to be located throughout North Bergen. The meters are at the ...
‘Where are we safe now?’
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Dear Editor: On Sunday June 12, terror struck the city of Orlando and our nation watched in horror as a troubled individual filled with hate set out on an unimaginable rampage. To some in the media...
EXTRA INNINGS
WNY native Llanes recalls Memorial’s national champions
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A Twitter exchange was going back and forth between some diehard New York Mets fans, questioning moves made by manager Terry Collins and bemoaning the fact that Daniel Murphy hit another homer agai...
Ed Davis honored
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Dear Editor: For 25 years, The Harborage has been recognized for stellar ratings, dedicated service, and the highest quality comprehensive, compassionate patient care. It has consistently been plac...