DeFusco makes his move
May 28, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Councilman Michael DeFusco made his run for mayor official last week, ending months of speculation. The move starts the campaign clock ticking and raises a number of issues: Will born-and-r...
The power of community
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Dear Editor: I have learned much during this past month, but one truth stands out:  our community is special. When the announcement of the Save Marist NJ Campaign was released just a little over a ...
Next city, Bayonne, does not need a satellite ER
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Dear Editor: I am writing this letter with deep concern about what is taking place in my community. I have lived in the Greenville community for numerous years, and we are considered the forgotten ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Don’t miss the North Bergen Job Fair on June 1 Looking for a new job? Mayor Nicholas Sacco invites all residents to the North Bergen Job Fair on Thursday, June 1 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the North Berge...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column.) Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am writing to you, Dr. Norquist, because no one els...
ZEITOUNIAN, MARK
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A funeral mass was offered May 19 at Sacred Heart Church in Lyndhurst for Mark Zeitounian, 44, of Lyndhurst. He tragically passed away on May 14. He was born in Jersey City and lived for many years...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Councilman Michael DeFusco announces Hoboken mayoral run First Ward Councilman Michael DeFusco announced last week via an online video that he will run for mayor of Hoboken in the Nov. 7 municipal ...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Weehawken’s Acosta-Gutierrrez slugs her way to respectability
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The high school softball season was drawing to a close, so Jennifer Acosta-Gutierrez wanted to make sure that her voice was being heard. It’s hard when you play softball at Weehawken High School an...
Sinatra: a remembrance
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Dear Editor: As is my custom, at this time I take a few moments to honor the memory of singer/actor/director/entertainer Frank Sinatra, who passed away 19 years ago on May 14, 1998. His talents in ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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NY Waterway President Imperatore named to New Jersey Hall of Fame NY Waterway President & Founder Arthur E. Imperatore was among those inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame Sunday, May 7 during...