HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Port Authority tables proposal to end overnight PATH service Port Authority Chairman John Degnan has agreed to table a bi-state reform panel’s proposal to eliminate overnight PATH service, Senate P...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen woman sentenced to 20 years in stabbing death of deli owner A judge in Hudson County Superior Court sentenced a North Bergen woman to 20 years in prison for her part in the stabbing de...
BRIEFS
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Second contractor pleads guilty to scheme to get $$ out of City Hall According to a press release from the U.S. Attorney General's office, a second local contractor admitted on Wednesday to rigging...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Hudson County co-working spaces receive $731,550 in state loans Two co-working spaces in Hoboken and Jersey City will receive a cumulative $731,550 in loans from the New Jersey Economic Development...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Sires named as ranking member of Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere  Rep. Albio Sires has been selected by his peers on the House Foreign Affairs Committee to serve as the ranking member of the Sub...
Watching the river flow
Song recalls couple’s 90-year love affair with Hudson River
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
At age 85, Catherine Portman-Laux decided to write a song. But not just any song. As a self-proclaimed “river rat” and lifelong lover of the waterways, she opted two years ago to make her first com...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Library offers free classes to prepare for citizenship test The Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center will once again offer civics classes to local library patrons to help them prepa...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Weehawken’s LeDuke: Hoop sensation
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Weehawken High School’s latest basketball superstar came to the school by way of California and two different Hudson County high schools before arriving in Weehawken. But at this point, no one care...
Christie for president?
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You have to wonder what Christopher Christie is going to do when he stops being governor in 2018. Regardless of how he pitched the State of the State address this week to make it look like he had a...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...