HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Teen convicted in Hoboken Housing Authority fatal shooting 19-year-old Keyshawn Wiggins of Jersey City was sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated manslaughter for the f...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’ve been feeling very stressed out, drained, and irritable lately. I hope you can give me some suggestions to get me back on track. I’m a working mom with two elementary aged ki...
New Jersey is not a progressive state
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Despite the fact that Gov. Phil Murphy has said he will not seek the Democratic nomination for president in 2020, he is on a roll, living up to his campaign promise to introduce an aggressive progr...
Support Gov. Murphy’s pre-K expansion
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Dear Editor: This writer recalls in approximately 1965 under the Johnson Administration the opening of the first Head Start pre-schools in Jersey City. This most worthy program was responsible for ...
Remembering young firefighter who died in 1872
Jersey City commemorates those who’ve perished during duty
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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More than two dozen Jersey City firefighters gathered near Bayview Cemetery on Garfield Avenue on July 24 to mark the anniversary of the first professional Jersey City firefighter to die in the lin...
This is not the Hudson County we know and love
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Dear Editor: For decades, Hudson County has been a welcoming community and bastion of democratic values. But on Thursday, July 12, we were betrayed when the Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholder...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Union City commissioners backtrack on resolution opposing North Bergen power plant The Union City Board of Commissioners have rescinded a resolution opposing the proposed $1.8 billion North Bergen ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Route 495 lane closures start August 10 The state DOT is set to close traffic lanes on Route 495, starting Aug. 10, according to a press release. The shutdowns are part of a massive $90.3 million, ...
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ACLU-NJ includes West New York in lawsuit accusing 12 school districts of anti-immigrant discrimination The ACLU-NJ has targeted West New York as one 12 school districts statewide, in a lawsuit acc...