Brainstorming for Gordon Park
Local residents gather to think up ideas
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Leonard Gordon Park, located on the corner of Manhattan Avenue and JFK Boulevard, is one Jersey City’s oldest parks, a place with spectacular views of the Hackensack River Valley. But it is also a ...
Hoboken’s role in World War I
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Dear Editor: This New Year of 2017 will also be Hoboken’s anniversary of the start of World War I in 1917, the war to end all wars. Hoboken is recognized by historians as one of the most important ...
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A funeral mass was offered Jan. 10 at St. Joseph's Church for Bridget P. Ryan, "Phyllis", 84. She passed away at her home peacefully on Jan. 7. Bridget was born in Tygreenane Taum, County Galway, I...
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NJCU gets tax abatement for Westside campus Taking advantage of a now-expired state law that allows colleges to work with private developers for public/private ventures, New Jersey City University ...
Three tickets in Hoboken?
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As Yogi Berra once said, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” That’s how the upcoming mayoral election looks in Hoboken these days, suggesting it will be a repeat of 2013. Mayor Dawn Zimmer has already a...
Local students named to the University of Rhode Island's Fall 2016 Dean's List
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The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce that 5,401 students have qualified for the Fall 2016 Dean's List. The students represent nearly all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    Can you give me some advice on how to deal with feeling overwhelmed? I feel this way all too much. I work full-time and have 8 year-old twin boys who are very active in sports...
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Hoboken man dies after being struck on Observer Highway According to a release sent out by the Hudson County Sheriff on Thursday morning, a man died  on Tuesday, Jan. 10 after being hit by a car wh...
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North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue donates toys for children at North Bergen hospital The North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue recently delivered toys to young patients at Hackensack UMC Palisa...
Salem is North Bergen’s ‘Quiet Man’
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. If you ask Yousef Salem a question, chances are that the reply will be a simple one. “Yeah.” That’s usually the answer that the High Tech High School junior, who competes for the North Bergen wre...