Educating to save our democracy
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Dear Editor: John Dewey, perhaps America’s greatest education philosopher, ought to be a household name. As familiar to average folks as Kim Kardashian is. OK, maybe I’m dreaming a little too big! ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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PATH system to see increase in ridership due to Amtrak upgrades NJ Transit announced an adjusted travel plan in spring for commuters to and from Penn Station as Amtrak will be repairing tracks from...
EXTRA INNINGS
One last high school baseball game for Zayas, McDermott
Former Hoboken and St. Anthony coach Matthews named NJSBCA Man of Year
by Jim Hague
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Matt McDermott wanted one last shot to wear the colors he wore proudly for the last four years. “I loved my time at [St. Peter’s] Prep,” McDermott said. “It was a tough year. We didn’t finish out t...
ZWAIN, HAROLD
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A graveside service took place July 5 at Beth Israel Cemetery in Woodbridge for Harold Zwain, 92. He passed away peacefully on July 2. A father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, he lived in Jers...
BRIEFS
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West New York road paving will run throughout the summer West New York, in conjunction with Public Service Energy & Gas, will mill and pave roads throughout the summer that have undergone work thro...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
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Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: My fiancée and I differ in how we spend money, and I worry that this will be a problem when we get married. I’ve always saved and tried to spend my money judiciously, whereas she...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Palisades Medical Center announces acting president The Board of Governors for Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center announced on July 6 that Dr. Anthony J. Passannante Jr. has become...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
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Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
The longest day of the year
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Dear editor: One is always glad to see the longest day of the year (solstice) arrive at last; but a little sad, too, realizing that every day thereafter will get a little shorter, right down to the...