Sick days protect workers, and their co-workers
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Dear Editor: It started with a 102.4 fever, aches all-over, coughs, congestion... misery for two weeks (and counting!). Sometimes I cough so hard it feels like my chest is going to crack. Other tim...
RYBKA, ANNETTE E.
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A funeral mass took place Sept. 24 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Annette E. Rybka, “Blondie,” a lifelong resident of Jersey City’s Marion Section. She passed away peacefully on...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: My whole life I’ve been doing what I think I’m supposed to do. I went to college, taught in a high school, married and had two children. I do my best to raise my kids, maintain m...
Disgusted - is there no justice for animals?
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Dear Editor: Tuesday August 12 a little before 6 p.m. - this will be a day I will never forget, for I lost my beautiful beagle mix to a speeding car, a driver going above the speed limit on my stre...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Dickinson’s Taylor helps Rams earn first varsity grid win in six years
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When Daniel Taylor first attended high school, he resided in a tiny upstate New York town called Pine Bush. Although standing only 5-foot-4 and weighing just 150 pounds, Taylor was excited to play ...
Singing the Port Authority blues
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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey picked a fine time to raise PATH fares. Problems on the Hoboken and Jersey City lines to 33rd Street left people scrambling for two days last week to g...
What Ever Happened to Personal Integrity?
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Dear Editor: Or should the headline read; “Politics does make strange bed fellows.” The fact that former West New York Mayor Sal Vega received a $60,000 dollar a year job to serve as the new High T...
BRIEFS
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Family Health Fair Set for Oct. 4 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church Palisades Medical Center and St. Joseph of the Palisades Church are teaming up to sponsor a Family Health Fair on Saturday, O...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Family Health Fair Set for Oct. 4 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church Palisades Medical Center and St. Joseph of the Palisades Church are teaming up to sponsor a Family Health Fair on Saturday, O...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Free musical event offered for senior citizens Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Council are sponsoring “A Touch of Sinatra” on Thursday, Oct. 2 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Weehawken Elks, 2 50th S...