Don't forget
Jun 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When you go to the beach …. This summer don’t forget the sun screen. And, don’t forget the young men that went to the beaches of Normandy, France some 70 years ago. They didn’t go with...
Lead poisoning is preventable
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Dear Editor: Childhood lead poisoning is considered one of the most preventable diseases among young children yet thousands of children living in the United States have elevated blood lead levels t...
COTA is saving kids' lives
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Dear Editor: The Children's Organ Transplant Association (COTA) was founded in 1986 when residents of Bloomington, Indiana, rallied around a toddler who needed a life-saving liver transplant. In le...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’ve been feeling irritable and out of sorts lately and I don’t know why. I notice that I can’t relax or sit still. I keep myself busy until bedtime. I’ve taken to drinking a gla...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Secaucus’ Forteau recovers in time to make track history
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The Hudson County Track Coaches Association championships were all set to be held in mid-May, a meet that Carleisha Forteau was anticipating. “I worked hard for that meet for four years,” said Fort...
Downtown concert to feature jazz and Broadway tunes
Jun 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – North River Sing Community Chorus, a Jersey City-based group devoted to The Great American Songbook, will host its second-ever concert on Friday, June 12 at 8 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Lu...
Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions for the weekend
Jun 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials said the Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions for the weekend for the installation of new deck panels as the reha...
Mukherji, Chaparro clinch Dem nomination for State Assembly District 33; a few off-line candidates nab committee seats
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Discouraged by soggy skies and a lack of competitive races, a few thousand residents voted in person in the June 2 primary for the Democratic and Republican nominees for Hudson County executive and...
Around 80 Hoboken children currently on wait list for public preschool
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HOBOKEN — Roughly 80 Hoboken children are still waiting for placement in the public school district’s free preschool program for the 2015-16 school year, according to Brandt School Principal Sandra...
Bayonne favorite returns to city
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BAYONNE – It’s back. After an absence of several years, the Bayonne Hometown Fair makes its resurgence on Saturday, June 6, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 7, noon to 6 p.m. The fair will b...