Tax relief must include help for NJ retirees
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of our 1.3 million members in New Jersey, AARP supports proposals to increase the personal income tax pension and retirement income exclusion fivefold over three years. An in...
Clothing for every taste
Jersey City Fashion Week kicks off on Sept. 21
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but fashion often is not, coming instead out of the creative spirit of designers who read public sentiment and then set trends. Over the last five years, J...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Pedestrian struck on Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen Hudson County Sheriff Frank Schillari released a statement regarding a pedestrian who was hit by a Chevy Tahoe on Tonnelle Avenue in North Berge...
Candidates need to take a stand on Social Security
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Dear Editor: Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our nation. One way to demonstrate they have what it takes to be pres...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Saint Anthony High School announces it may close The Saint Anthony High School Board of Trustees have announced that the school may close in June 2017 unless $10 to $20 million can be raised within...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column. ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I had a difficult childhood. As a child, my mother would never be ...
Won’t be denied
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Freeholder Bill O’Dea is absolutely convinced he has the heads up in the upcoming election for mayor of Jersey City. This is a long-held dream, a kind of jigsaw puzzle he’s been working on for year...
Addressing the needs of people with disabilities
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Dear Editor: As the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) reached its 26th Anniversary on July 26, we must of course celebrate this monumental achievement and the paths it has opened up,...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken man arrested for attempted murder Hoboken Police arrested Derrick DellaCruz, 23, on Tuesday, Sept. 13 and charged him with criminal attempt murder, hindering, possession of a weapon, posses...
VASQUEZ, LUIS ALBERTO
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“Louie,” 33, passed away suddenly Sunday, Sept. 11 at his Jersey City home. He was a proud Red Wing when he graduated from Hoboken High School in 2001. He was a devoted son and loving brother, and ...