Time to give back to caregivers
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Dear Editor: There are 1.75 million family caregivers in New Jersey who provide more than 1 billion hours of unpaid care each year to help an aging loved one live independently at home. Families ar...
VALCARCEL, OPHELIA M.
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A funeral service was held March 26 at Bethel African Methodist Church, Pelham, Ga. for Ophelia M. Valcarcel of Jersey City. She passed away March 20 at The Pavilions of Forrestal Assisted Living, ...
“Wheely”
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Dear Editor: My wife and I are serious cyclists. We have made three excursions to Europe, the invasion Beaches on the 50th Anniversary of D-Day, pilgrimages to Santiago de Compostela, Spain, and Mo...
TASTY TIDBITS
St. Anthony reunion in March Madness
North Bergen’s DeLorenzo signs; prepping down South
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The NCAA men’s basketball tournament is down to the Sweet 16 and will have a Final Four at weekend’s end. As March Madness continues to wind its way toward the final destination in Dallas next week...
Silly season gets sillier
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For candidates running for municipal office in the May election in Bayonne, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 23 was a kind of litmus test of popularity. In something resembling an old-fashione...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen 2014 budget released; taxes to increase 2.54 percent NORTH BERGEN – The 2014 North Bergen budget was announced at the Board of Commissioners meeting on March 26. Township Administrator...
Betrayed
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Dear Editor: On behalf of the members of the Hoboken community who feel deeply betrayed by Michael and David Barry aka The Applied Companies (“Applied”) with their proposed Monarch at Shipyard Deve...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m a guy who can’t seem to find the right person. I’m not unattractive or a louse, but for the longest time I’ve had trouble starting a relationship with anyone. The problem is ...
Local Students Make Dean's List at Saint Peter's University
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Several local residents made the Fall 2013 Dean's List at Saint Peter's University in Jersey City, N.J. Jessica Facchini of Hoboken is a junior majoring in English and communication. Michael Howard...
BRIEFS
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WNY Cuban Lions Club health fair set for April 13 The West New York Cuban Lions Club has teamed with Palisades Medical Center to present its annual Community Health Fair. The event, which is free a...