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It’s Hammer time
North Bergen senior steps up in final season
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Icies Hammer knew that it was going to be her final season of basketball at North Bergen High School. With the encouragement of her head coach, Dan Reardon , Hammer realized it was time to – pardon...
Ultimate good nature
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Dear Editor: I am writing to commend the firefighters who arrived at my house very very early Thursday morning when all the smoke alarms were all going off. I have 3 children and was so worried. I ...
I will
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Dear Editor: I am proud to announce Plan One of my agenda if elected to the Jersey City Municipal Council. There are many times in which candidates run and gives a vague explanation of a plan. That...
Freedom of the press in France and the U.S.
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Dear Editor: We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of the press. Meat industry fanatics in...
Affordable health coverage in Hudson County – time is running out
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Dear Editor: What’s in your wallet that you value most? A health insurance card, along with the security and peace of mind that quality, affordable coverage brings with it, should be near the top o...
Stack puts rumors and gossip to rest
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Dear Editor: I write this letter to clarify and put to rest any rumors or gossip concerning my relationship with North Bergen Mayor/State Senator Nick Sacco. I can tell you, both Mayor Sacco and I ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: Recently I have been feeling like I am stuck in a lifestyle that no longer feels like me. I worked very hard to get where I am, but now it isn’t what I want. I have a successful ...
WALSH, PETER J.
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A mass of Christian burial was held Feb. 10 at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Jersey City, for Peter J. Walsh, 60, of Holmdel. He passed away surrounded by his family on Feb. 7 at Memorial Sloan K...
Bloggers get off free
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Satirist Lenny Bruce said it best. “Satire is tragedy plus time. You give it enough time, the public, the reviewers will allow you to satirize it. Which is rather ridiculous, when you think about i...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Commissioner Ferraro announces upcoming retirement at end of term “Representing the people of North Bergen for the last 16 years has been a wonderful, enlightening and truly rewarding experience,” ...