ZAPANTIS, MARGERET
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Funeral services were held Aug. 7 for Margaret Zapantis 82, of North Bergen. She passed away Aug. 4 at Englewood Hospital from the effects of cancer. She was born to Lucy and Carmine Fascio in Jers...
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Hoboken softball squad heads to RBI World Series once again
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Ever since Hoboken Recreation started a Major League Baseball Rebuilding Baseball in the Inner-City (RBI) program, the organization’s softball team has been a major national power. This year is no ...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
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Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
Indictments are a way of life in Hudson County
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Legal troubles for local politicians have become so routine that ordinary people may soon come to believe that indictments are the preferred way of removing an elected official rather than the ball...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
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Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
Stack weighs in on fare hike
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Dear Editor: I am writing to express my opposition to NJ Transit’s proposed 9 percent fare increases and potential service adjustments. As a Mayor and Senator in Hudson County, I am well aware of t...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Parents file suit against school in Hoboken after video goes viral The parents of a pair of children seen on video allegedly being handled roughly by employees of a Hoboken Montessori school earlie...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Noise update on Middle School construction project The Board of Education has indicated that the noise from the pile-driving at the Middle School/High School work site may become louder in the comi...
The cost of Jersey City abatements: The $80 Million Question
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Dear Editor: Over the years, much of the discourse between Jersey City residents and officials has swirled around the use of abatements. However, does anyone know the price tag of what abatements t...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I lost my mother last year to cancer, and I just can’t seem to get over it. She and I had a difficult relationship when I was younger but over the past 10 years we had been resol...