General Assembly Speaker Prieto creates a special day for students at Statehouse
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Dear Editor: We wish to take this opportunity to extend our thanks and appreciation to General Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto for once again creating a very special day at the Statehouse in Trento...
Locals shine in North-South grid clash
Quinerly and Steph Curry; Character No. 20; remembering Tommy; summer camps
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Before he heads off to play football at the University of New Hampshire, Steven Harper had one last bit of business to attend to, namely the 38th annual Phil Simms New Jersey North-South All-Star F...
Lang returns to Sioux City
Mendez shipped to Spokane for Class A assignment
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At the end of the 2015 professional baseball season, former St. Peter’s Prep standout Mike Lang didn’t know if he was ready to hang up the spikes and glove forever and get on with the rest of his l...
TRAINA, ANTHONY F.
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A funeral mass was held July 1 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Anthony F. Traina, 68. He died June 27 at Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark. A lifelong Jersey City resident, he was the son of the l...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Alleged marijuana growing operation dismantled last weekend Secaucus police dismantled an alleged marijuana growing operation and seized weapons last weekend. Police conducted a search in Harmon Co...
Scott to chair policy committee
President and CEO of JCMC selected to panel for America’s Essential Hospitals
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Joseph F. Scott, who serves as the president and CEO of Jersey City Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, has been asked to chair the national policy committee of America’s Essential Hosp...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City Heights will get 24-hour bus service Mayor Steven M. Fulop and NJ Transit officials announced last week expanded and improved service for the No. 119 bus that provides transportation fr...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Jitney driver found not guilty in crash that killed infant After a jitney accident caused the death of a baby girl from North Bergen in 2013, the driver of the vehicle has been found not guilty. On...
Those who would be mayor?
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The signs started cropping up around Jersey City more than a month ago: “Look for Boggiano in 2017.” Ward C Councilman Richard Boggiano reportedly will be running for mayor in 2017, part of a full ...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
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Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...