McNair senior named Regeneron Science Talent Search finalist
Jackson Weaver will compete in the nation’s most prestigious Science and Math Competition
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Jackson Weaver, a student at McNair Academy in Jersey City – a prestigious public magnet school – is taking a concept of physics one step further. Starting from the idea that energy within a system...
District obligated to pay legal fees in ethics violation
Also at meeting: Hall of Fame coach, students of month recognized
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Board of Education is obligated to pay the legal expenses of its members facing ethics charges and civil litigation, according to board attorney Vito Gagliardi. The board members and members of...
Story time
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During the holiday season, students in Mrs. Rodriquez's class at Union City’s Saint Augustine School heard the religious story of the “Candy Cane.” Vice Principal Sister Johanna Quinto said, “The c...
The U.S.A. is not a fascist country
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Dear Editor: Before and after President Trump became our president, in some segments of the country I saw media images of some protesters with signs likening President Trump to Hitler or that our n...
Can’t get your birth certificate locally?
Legislators will attempt to rectify situation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Gov. Christopher Christie recently gave a conditional veto to a bill that would allow birth certificates to be issued in all Hudson County municipalities, after a scandal stopped the practice years...
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Jersey City hires new planning director Mayor Steven M. Fulop announced on Feb. 15 that the city has hired a new Planning Director, Annisia Cialone, who is both an urban planning professional with ...
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North Bergen Library hosts employment event The Main Library, 84-11 Bergenline Ave., will host an employment event on Wednesday, Feb.22, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for transportation provider Empire CL...
Doom and gloom for Michael Yun?
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Perhaps the most anticipated endorsement of the upcoming political season was scheduled to be delivered on Saturday, when state Senator and Union City Mayor Brian Stack was expected to endorse the ...
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Funeral services were held Feb. 16 for Ronald A. Moran, 70, of Parsippany, formerly of West New York. He passed away Feb. 12. He was a retired West New York Police Officer. He was the husband of Gi...
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Hackensack UMC Palisades announces community service scholarship Community service-minded Hudson County students may apply for a new scholarship initiative from Hackensack UMC Palisades. The hospit...