Random acts of violence
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am deeply saddened by the mass shooting that took place in Orlando, Florida at a gay nightclub. This most recent act is considered to be one of the worst shootings in American histor...
Time to stop unfair out of network medical bills
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Out of Network Transparency Act, which will be up for a vote in the New Jersey Legislature soon, would help protect us from surprise medical bills. It would crack down on unfair me...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I have a neighbor who talks about me to the other people...
Bayonne school board votes not to renew contract for Superintendent McGeehan
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - At a Wednesday meeting, The Bayonne Board of Education voted against Superintendent Dr. Patricia McGeehan’s contract renewal 5-0, with four abstaining, marking an end to her 17 years at t...
Hoboken council to consider 30-year abatement deal with developer than includes givebacks
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – At its next meeting on Wednesday, July 6, the City Council will consider a 30-year PILOT (Payment In Lieu of Taxes) agreement with a developer to advance a 424-unit residential project at...
‘Gastropub’ on tap for Meadowlands megamall
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – A 22,000-square-foot arcade-style gastropub in the Meadowlands, where guests can eat, drink, bowl and listen to live music, is coming from the Hollywood, Calif., company Lucky Strike Ent...
Go Fund Me donations for officer’s funeral top $12K
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – A GoFundMe page set up by Hudson County Sheriff's Office Detective Zulma Cabrera had raised more than $12,000 from more than 170 people, aiming for a goal of $15,000 to pay for the ...
CAREER SPIRIT DAY
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Students from Nicholas Oresko School recently participated in “Career Spirit Day” activities. The event, organized by the school’s student council, gave students the opportunity to dress up or brin...
A SWEET TREAT
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The graduating 8th grade Jaguars of Nicholas Oresko Community School enjoyed a very sweet and special ice cream unveiling and taste test. Eighth grade students developed, created artwork and held a...
BLOWING BUBBLES FOR AUTISM
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Mrs. Valentino's Kindergarten students at Woodrow Wilson School had fun celebrating blowing lots of bubbles for Autism Awareness. The students also made autism ribbons to decorate the outside of th...