JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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An apparent corruption probe has led to four arrests on July 2 at the Jersey City Incinerator Authority, said Jersey City Public Safety Director James Shea. The arrests were made by the Jersey City...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Burr-Hamilton duel is subject of July 11 lecture The Weehawken Historical Commission and The Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society are co-sponsoring a talk by Yale history professor and Hamilton sch...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Hygiene Project participants win Silver Service Leadership School designation Representatives from Secaucus nonprofit The Hygiene Project earned the 2015 Silver Service Leadership School designatio...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Free ‘Total Soul’ concert in Guttenberg on July 8 The first free concert of the Guttenberg summer season will take place on July 8, with entertainment beginning at 5:30 p.m. and the main event at 7...
BRIEFS
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Jersey City contractor pleads guilty to conspiring to rig contracts in Union City Stanley Parzych, 62, of Jersey City, New Jersey, pleaded guilty on June 30 to one count of conspiring with agents o...
Christie announces run for president
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With plummeting poll numbers, Gov. Christopher Christie announced his intention last week to run for president of the United States. Christie is the 14th Republican to announce after Jeb Bush, Ben ...
Toward a more caring, peaceful, less violent society
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Dear Editor: In the wake of yet another horrific mass killing in America, I say enough is enough. Our first order of business should be a national dialogue, of small gatherings and large, to brains...
Ban antibiotics in animal agriculture
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Dear Editor: Recently, President Obama directed federal agencies to serve antibiotic-free meat and poultry in government cafeterias. The FDA will require animal producers to obtain authorization fr...
The time to act is now
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Dear Editor: I’m writing to thank House Representative Sires’ Chief of Staff Gene Martorony for warmly receiving me in Washington for a very productive and lively discussion on Carbon fee and divid...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I had a difficult childhood. As a child, my mother would never be satisfied with the way I did anything. She would always focus on any flaws she could find, and then tell me I co...