Snyder looks to continue new winning ways
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The idea almost seems too unthinkable for words. But here goes: The Snyder High School football team won five games in 2015. Yeah, it’s true. The Tigers went 5-5, the highest win total for the scho...
A meeting in Hoboken
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More than a year before campaigning starts for mayor and three at-large council seats in Hoboken, the leading opponents of Mayor Dawn Zimmer have apparently met to come to an agreement to support a...
First responders
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Dear Editor: Last Thursday, when I returned home from a trip to Manhattan, there was a message on my phone to the effect that my husband (a senior citizen) had been admitted to the ER at Hoboken Me...
Thanks for helping residents build our LG Park & Community
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Dear Editor: On Saturday June 4th Home Depot on Rte. 440 and Renato's Pizzeria on Central Avenue helped make our Spring Planting of Leonard Gordon Park a complete success. Head Manager Michael Roma...
Tax relief must include help for NJ retirees
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Dear Editor: On behalf of our 1.3 million members in New Jersey, AARP supports proposals to increase the personal income tax pension and retirement income exclusion fivefold over three years. An in...
Addressing the needs of people with disabilities
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Dear Editor: As the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) reached its 26th Anniversary on July 26, we must of course celebrate this monumental achievement and the paths it has opened up,...
Questions about road repair shutdown in NJ
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Dear NJ Assembly and Senate: I recently received a property tax hike for my home in NJ. Taking the economy we live in today, plus the fact that my wife and I live on a fixed income, I was immediate...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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(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 never see any questions from retired people that addre...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Free 12-week NAMI course for families of those with depression, bipolar The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is offering a free educational, 12-week course for families of individuals dia...