EXTRA INNINGS
North Bergen’s Zayas drafted by Seattle Mariners
Taken in 35th round; signs next day and heads to Arizona
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
When Gianni Zayas was a young boy, he always dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player. Zayas didn’t have to look far for inspiration. After all, his older brother, Gil , a former high sch...
Ban antibiotics in animal agriculture
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last Tuesday, President Obama directed federal agencies to serve antibiotic-free meat and poultry in government cafeterias. The FDA will require animal producers to obtain authorizatio...
A time of choice for Americans
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Bill Clinton said it: "It's the economy, stupid." Hillary Clinton is going to say it: 'It's the economy, stupid.' President Obama and Democrats have spent six years repairing a devasta...
An example for North Hudson to follow re pets
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I want to thank Fernando Portes, spokesman for the Union City Feral Cat Committee, for his humanitarian support and interest in helping to provide local animal shelters and easier acce...
A time of choice for Americans
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Bill Clinton said it: "It's the economy, stupid." Hillary Clinton is going to say it: 'It's the economy, stupid.' President Obama and Democrats have spent six years repairing a devasta...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I would like some advice regarding my relationship with my grown daughter. I’m 62 now, and have three grown children – two sons and a daughter. Of all my children I’ve always had...
VEGLIACICH, DEBRA A.
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A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 18 at St. Nicholas RC Church in Jersey City for Debra A. Vegliacich, 58, of Jersey City. She passed away at her home on June 14 after a brief and cour...
Menendez, Booker announce $1.3 million in Federal funding for Jersey City’s Sandy Recovery
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker have announced the award of a $1,289,231.10 Sandy relief grant through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to the Jersey City Mun...
Cancer survivors and families convene in Secaucus for Keys of Hope celebration
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – In recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day on June 7, the American Cancer Society and Extended Stay America, the largest owner-operated hotel brand in the U.S., celebrated survivors...
Stay of HoLa expansion denied in state court; seventh graders can matriculate in fall
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The fate of a lawsuit to block the expansion of the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) to seventh and eighth grade is still up in the air, but the 21 students slated to form the ...