A bucket brigade
CarePoint workers take the chilly challenge for ALS
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Spurts of rain didn’t dampen the spirits of the more than 150 CarePoint employees who gathered in front of the Bayonne Medical Center on Sept. 9 to take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Dresse...
VITALE, MARY
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Funeral services took place Sept. 15 for Mary Vitale, 79. She died Sept. 11 at Care One, Holmdel. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of the late Mary and Frank Murphy, she settled in Jersey City ...
Wahid endorses Richardson, Torres, and Lyons for school board
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Dear Editor: I sincerely thank the JCEA for endorsing Lorenzo Richardson (1H), Joel Torres (3H) and Gerald Lyons (7H). As a regular attendee of the school board meetings, a parent and a taxpayer, I...
Three candidates working towards a common goal
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Dear Editor: I am writing as a Hoboken parent regarding the upcoming Board of Education election on November 4th. As a parent of two children attending the Hoboken Public schools, I often attend th...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Wimbush has opening to remember
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Veteran St. Peter’s Prep head football coach Rich Hansen has had a lot of good quarterbacks over his coaching career, including one, Will Hill , who went on to become a high school All-American and...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Grant provides firefighters with modern equipment, training An award from the federal Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program will outfit 46 volunteer firefighters in Secaucus with personal ...
Talking trash on Bostwick Avenue
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Not long ago, while driving south on Route 440, I saw the window open on the driver’s side of the car in front of me. The hand that emerged held the kind of cardboard food tray that often comes wit...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Bill protecting NJ drivers from other states’ speed and red light cameras passes committee The New Jersey Senate Transportation Committee passed a bill on Monday, Sept. 15 that would prohibit submi...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Register your school-age kids for dance Dance registration will take place on Monday, Sept. 22, at the North Bergen Recreation Center, 6300 Meadowview Ave., from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Registration for pre...
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UC school district wins financial reporting award for 12th year The Union City School District has received the Association of School Business Officials International’s (ASBO) Certificate of Excell...