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Union City’s girls XC make it a ‘three-peat’
Memorial boys repeat; Character No. 2
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Before Scott Emmerling took over the girls’ cross country program at Union City High School, there was barely a program. One year, there were six girls that competed – not even enough to field a fu...
EID, VERONICA M.
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A mass of Christian burial took place Oct. 30 at Holy Family Church, Union City, for Veronica M. Eid, 95, of North Bergen, formerly of Union City and Paramus. She passed away Oct. 24. Before retiri...
Working downtown
Charles & Co. hosts new shared work space
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Leave it to the Silverman brothers to make use of accessories from the old St. Francis Hospital in a unique way. Art work made from the hospital clocks decorates the second floor hallways of the ne...
Young musician on the rise
Local rockabilly star Skuller has holiday treat for fans
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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This month Jack Skuller, a 20-year-old singer-songwriter from Weehawken who attends college in Hoboken, released two holiday singles to raise funds for a charity called Holiday Express. Holiday Exp...
There’s a place here for young politicos
Democrat and Republican groups slug it out in informal event
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Billed as a forum about the issues, the Oct. 17 debate between the Hudson County Young Republicans and Young Democrats was raucous and fun, more like a social meetup than a political event, althoug...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Turn back the clock and check batteries The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs’ Division of Fire Safety (NJDFS) is reminding residents that Daylight Saving Time, Sunday, Nov. 6 is the best ...
In defense of Donald Trump
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Dear Editor: I’d like to respond to Tony Squire’s letter of Oct. 30, “Reject trump’s fear-mongering and scapegoating” – while I respect his point of view and Clinton endorsement, I duly expect equa...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    How can I stop myself from this crazy worrying and obsessing and thinking too much about past and future and being a perfectionist etc.? I need help! And some advice! Thank yo...
SCIANCALEPORE, ANTONIA
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A mass of Christian Burial was offered Nov. 5 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Antonia Sciancalepore, 104, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Oct...
Reject Trump’s fear-mongering and scapegoating
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Dear Editor: I am proud to live in my diverse city and even prouder of those from other countries who want to become lawful U.S.A. citizens, who have endured the lengthy vetting process. I am proud...