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St. Anthony’s Taylor-Gaston a rising star
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
She might not have that household name just yet, but give it time. Very shortly, a lot of people in the Hudson County basketball scene – and beyond – are going to be talking about Zyearah Taylor-Ga...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Berry Lane Park ahead of schedule Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Jersey City Redevelopment Agency announced on Jan. 28 that the next section of the Berry Lane Park Project will start work in early F...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken unlikely to see a St. Patrick's Parade this March Hoboken has not had a St. Patrick's Parade since 2011. The popular event was held every year for 25 years on the first Saturday in March in...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Feb 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Do you own an item of Weehawken history? The Weehawken Historical Commission, now located at the VFW building at 309 Park Ave., is seeking donations of Weehawken memorabilia of historical significa...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Snowplow driver escapes major injury in parking deck collapse A snowplow driver escaped with only minor injuries when a huge hole opened on the top deck of an outdoor parking garage beneath his rig...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Library now open Sundays, offering varied programming The main branch of the North Bergen Public Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave., will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sundays throughout the year in addit...
Freedom of the press in France and the U.S.
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Dear Editor: We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of the press. Meat industry fanatics in...
Why is Sires jumping fences?
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Dear Editor: I haven't noticed much news coverage of this, but I wanted everyone to note that our Congressman, Albio Sires, has joined the Republican party in two recent crucial votes of the new Co...
Let the public decide
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Dear Editor: When Mayor Fulop announced he was giving land worth $20 million to Liberty Science Center, he reminded me of other Jersey City mayors who have done foolish things. First, there was McC...
TANNER, GRACE
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Funeral mass was offered Jan. 29 at Immaculate Conception Church for Grace Tanner, 88, a lifelong resident of Secaucus. She passed away Jan. 23. She was the wife of Irving Tanner; mother of Meryl T...