ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
North Bergen’s Diaz has 100 reasons to be grateful
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Incredibly, it was playing in a basketball game a little more than a year ago that totally changed the life of softball standout Arianna Diaz . It was late January of 2017 and Diaz, then a junior o...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: Mother’s Day is this weekend and I’m having a mixed reaction. I know I’m still angry at my mother for the many ways she was absent and more interested in her social life than in ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Amy DeGise will seek HCDO chair In a move that apparently hopes to capitalize on her hefty voter numbers in last year’s Board of Education election, Amy DeGise – daughter of County Executive Tom De...
YORIO, MARIE
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Funeral mass was celebrated May 11 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Marie Yorio, 75. She passed away peacefully at Hoboken University Medical Center on May 5. Born in Hoboken, Marie was a par...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Amy DeGise will seek HCDO chair In a move that apparently hopes to capitalize on her hefty voter numbers in last year’s Board of Education election, Amy DeGise – daughter of County Executive Tom De...
Fire Safety
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Dear Editor: More than 40 people from 11 families were displaced after an explosive fire ripped through a three-story home that contained several apartments and then spread to the building next doo...
Surprise, surprise: Davis, Stack, Turner reelected
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In what some have called the most negative election in Bayonne in decades, Mayor Jimmy Davis was reelected along with his entire ticket. Davis won over challenges from former Assemblyman Jason O’Do...
Thanking teachers
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Dear Editor: A recent Facebook page asked: "Who was your favorite teacher?" As one can imagine, this question generated numerous responses. Current students - as well as those who have graduated an...
The significance of May 20 for Cuban-Americans
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Dear Editor: This writing is dedicated to the memory of Weehawken-born Mario de la Peña, victim of the Castro’s regime in the Brothers to the Rescue 1996 air massacre (see http://www.hermanos.org/ ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen commissioners pass revised tax levy for 2018 school budget During the Board of Education election last month, the residents of North Bergen voted down the portion of the $138 million s...