Police investigate bomb threat at local school
Searches produced no threat, but vigilance was heightened
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Officers from the police Investigative Bureau, Emergency Response Unit, Emergency Services Unit, NJ Transit K-9 Unit, and firefighters from the Hoboken Fire Department are all investigating a bomb ...
TOOMEY, AUGUSTINE T. JR.
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A funeral mass services was held March 24 at St. Joseph’s of the Palisades R.C. Church., West New York, for Augustine T. Toomey, Jr. He passed away March 21. He was the husband of Helen and father ...
Gov. Christie, please care for those who care for our Wounded Warriors
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Dear Editor: Governor Christie has an opportunity to honor the struggles many of our veterans and their families face when they come home. The Wounded Warrior Caregiver Relief Act (S750), is awaiti...
On education, media, and the future of democracy
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Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...
Young Creators Flock to Makers Day at Library
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Well over 300 kids attended the third annual Makers Day at the uptown library on March 25, exercising their imagination and stretching their skills. The entire downstairs level of the library was t...
Union City baseball team decimated by graduation
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The Union City High School baseball team had a fine season a year ago, winning 18 games and advancing to the finals of the Ed “Faa” Ford Memorial Hudson County Baseball Tournament before falling to...
BRIEFS
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U.S. premiere of ‘Ameluk’ to be presented in Union City On Saturday, April 8, 7 p.m., the 2017 NoHu International Film Festival will present the U.S. premiere of “Ameluk”, a film by Mimmo Mancini. ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am a 28 year-old with a situation that probably many women experience. I am single and would really like to find the right man. I go to the bars on the weekends, like everyo...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City to hold 2nd annual cleanup Mayor Steven M. Fulop has announced that Jersey City’s Department of Public Works in partnership with Keep America Beautiful will host the second annual Great...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken to recognize centennial of America’s entry into WWI On Thursday, April 6, a ceremony will be held at noon at the World War I memorial on Pier A Park to commemorate the 100th anniversary of ...