NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Online petition calls for roadway to be renamed after hit-and-run victim A petition was posted online on Dec. 16 calling for a stretch of Kennedy Boulevard to be renamed after Michael Viruet, 20, w...
BRIEFS
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Toy giveaway for local kids; tickets required The National Association of Cuban-American Women, Inc., New Jersey Chapter is celevrating its annual Toys Giving Day on Sunday, Jan. 11 on Three Kings’...
St. Dominic basketball moves forward with coach Hester
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A year ago, the St. Dominic Academy basketball program was devastated with the news that head coach David Wunsch had to resign with three games to go in the regular season, because he didn’t have a...
A bridge too far?
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What is wrong with the governors of New York and New Jersey? In a joint veto, they undid legislation that would have begun the long-overdue process of reforming the Port Authority of New York and N...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
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Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Praise for the ABLE Act
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Dear Editor: When your child or loved one has an intellectual or developmental disability, you spend a lot of time worrying about the future. That is why I was very grateful that Congress passed an...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column.) Dear Dr. Norquist:    Lately I’ve been really frustrated and down on myself. I keep ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Introduction to PARCC test to be held at library Accel Learning ( www.accellearning.com ) will conduct two information sessions at the Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center to provid...
Seeking descendants
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Dear Editor: For the last two years I have been trying to trace descendants of my great Uncle John Hamilton and his wife Barbara Banks. They immigrated to New York in 1867 and had two children ther...
Weehawken VFW thanks you for your support
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Dear Editor: On behalf of the membership of the Weehawken VFW Post 1923, I would like to thank everyone who supported our Sock Hop Fundraiser to make it such a huge success. We are now in the proce...