NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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NFL player Evan Rodriguez hosts June 13 football camp for kids in North Bergen NFL player Evan Rodriguez will host a free, one-day football camp for kids in North Bergen. The camp will take place a...
BRIEFS
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Flag Day Parade is June 14 On Sunday, June 14 the 75th annual Flag Day Parade takes place. The parade will begin at 2 p.m. at Bergenline Avenue and 85th Street in North Bergen and will travel south...
Not ready for prime time in Hoboken?
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The Hoboken Democrats who are opposed to Mayor Dawn Zimmer gave a good example last week of why they may not be ready to lead the city into the new century. In a power grab that was described as “u...
Doctors should tell patients impact of addictive medications
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Dear Editor: As a New Jersey physician, I am dedicated to my patients and the health of our state. My top priority is the health and well-being of the residents of New Jersey. Over the past several...
Sick days save companies money later
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Dear Editor: In New Jersey, 1.2 million workers do not have the ability to earn sick days. Earned sick days can reduce emergency room visits, saving $1.1 billion a year nationally. Parents with pai...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’ve been married for 20 years now and I have an 18 year-old son, whom I adore. I’ve been a home-keeper and mother my whole married life. I fully enjoyed devoting my time to rais...
Ban antibiotics in animal agriculture
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Dear Editor: Last Tuesday, President Obama directed federal agencies to serve antibiotic-free meat and poultry in government cafeterias. The FDA will require animal producers to obtain authorizatio...
More rewards for the unscrupulous
Jun 13, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On May 8th, at a hearing which I attended, Hudson County Judge Patrick Arre overturned both the Hudson County Planning Board’s denial of Applied’s application for the proposed Monarch ...