‘This is just entertainment’
City may revise ordinance that shut down burlesque show
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City’s censoring of a burlesque show set for March 28 may lead to the revision of an ordinance prohibiting “obscene” entertainment. Two days prior to the performance, the city’s law departme...
Council restructures its debt
Combines bond issues, 2018 budget to be introduced April 10
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 835 835 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus mayor and Town Council passed a resolution at its March 27 meeting in order to combine its debts from various improvement projects in past years. It combined the debts into a $12.5 mil...
Mystery behind Mayor Fulop’s alleged ‘stalker’
Questions remain about woman found in his home
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Steven Fulop has made no official comment last week about a woman allegedly found in his residence on March 25. Stephanie Espana, 30, of Jersey City, a former campaign worker he once nominate...
BECKER, RAYMOND P. SR.
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Family and friends will be advised of a private memorial gathering and funeral service for Raymond P. Becker, Sr., 85, a long-time resident of Bloomingburg, N.Y. He passed away March 25 at the Stat...
The truth about your colon
Locals donate funds for colorectal cancer research, encourage screenings
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Having a scope pushed into your rectum for a colonoscopy isn't nearly as bad as you might think, according to Bob Ceragno, a local business owner for Eye Contact Vision Center on Bergenline Avenue ...
Persisting despite discrimination
County honors local female leaders during Women’s History Month
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Picking up on a national theme, Hudson County closed out Women’s History Month on March 27 with its annual “Women of History” ceremony held in the rotunda of the Historic Brennan Courthouse. The ce...
First Tee director reveals the truth about Liberty National’s expansion plan
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Dear Editor: In a recent letter to nj.com, First Tee director Ed Brockner publically referred to the proposal submitted by Liberty National Golf Course to lease the Caven Point natural area at LSP ...
April fool’s Day
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Dear Editor, The past April fool’s Day reminds us how the meat, egg, and dairy industries play us for fools every day. The meat industry has developed a whole dictionary designed to fool unwary con...
SCOREBOARD
North Bergen softball program turns to Stacevicz to replace legendary Eagleson
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At the end of the 2017 high school softball season, legendary North Bergen head softball coach Tom Eagleson announced his retirement after spending nearly four decades with the program, first as an...
KAMINSKI, LISA ANNE
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A memorial service took place March 30 for Lisa Anne Kaminski, 51, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away March 25. Lisa was a retired lieutenant for the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office...