TASTY TIDBITS
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Trump will bring business expertise to the White House
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Dear Editor: Prior to their elections, former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg and former U.S. Senator Jon Corzine had no political experience. Neither did Ross Perot before his 1992 presidential camp...