VAN BUSKIRK, JOHN
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Funeral services have taken place for John Van Buskirk, 82, of North Bergen. He passed away Sept. 13. He was born in New York City and lived most of his life in North Bergen. John was working as a ...
Walk and donate for suicide prevention
Families and friends gather this weekend to raise awareness
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Families and friends who lose someone to suicide often look for counselors or communities that understand what it’s like. Lifelong North Bergen residents Maria Sanchez and her daughter Jeanette, 26...
Won’t be denied
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Freeholder Bill O’Dea is absolutely convinced he has the heads up in the upcoming election for mayor of Jersey City. This is a long-held dream, a kind of jigsaw puzzle he’s been working on for year...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken man arrested for attempted murder Hoboken Police arrested Derrick DellaCruz, 23, on Tuesday, Sept. 13 and charged him with criminal attempt murder, hindering, possession of a weapon, posses...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Saint Anthony High School announces it may close The Saint Anthony High School Board of Trustees have announced that the school may close in June 2017 unless $10 to $20 million can be raised within...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Pedestrian struck on Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen Hudson County Sheriff Frank Schillari released a statement regarding a pedestrian who was hit by a Chevy Tahoe on Tonnelle Avenue in North Berge...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Hoboken’s Germain picks up where he left off
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There were no lay-ups in the 2016 high school football schedule for the Redwings of Hoboken High School, no games that the players could circle on the slate and say they were going to be walks in t...
Addressing the needs of people with disabilities
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Dear Editor: As the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) reached its 26th Anniversary on July 26, we must of course celebrate this monumental achievement and the paths it has opened up,...
Candidates need to take a stand on Social Security
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Dear Editor: Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our nation. One way to demonstrate they have what it takes to be pres...
Back to school food
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Dear Editor: With the new school year starting, parents' to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies, and school food. That's right - school food! In past years, ou...