Hudson County’s relationship with ICE
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Dear Editor: I am disappointed to read that Hudson County ended the partnership program with ICE. So instead of notifying ICE when an illegal criminal leaves the county jail, the county now allows ...
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A funeral mass was held March 6 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Marianne Lyle, 74 of Secaucus. She passed away Feb. 28 at the Hackensack University Medical Center. Born in Hoboken t...
Prep’s 1,000-point club welcomes two new members in Simon, Thiele
by Jim Hague
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The 1,000-point club at St. Peter’s Prep is an exclusive group. The names appear on a banner that hangs in the Prep gymnasium. Until recently, there were only nine members of the club, nine Maraude...
Still spinning records
Longtime DJ adapts to changes in industry
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Jack Ninivaggi got his start in music over 40 years ago at the present site of a picnic grove near the Fairview/North Bergen border. The property on 95th Street was once the Orchard Grove Bar, and ...
Hear, touch, feel
PS 22 gets first ‘sensory classroom’ in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Even before the ribbon was cut on the school district’s first sensory classroom at PS. 22, kids gathered in the hall, staring into the newly-constructed space with wonder. A sensory room is a caref...
To legalize or not?
First hearing on recreational marijuana held in area
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Proponents and opponents came together in Jersey City on Feb. 21 for the first of a planned series of hearings across the state to discuss the possible legalization of marijuana in New Jersey. Led ...
Lincoln’s season ends with loss to top team in state
Secaucus’ dream year ends with loss to University; Prep’s Kelly fourth in Atlantic City
by Jim Hague
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When the girls’ high school basketball season began with practices in late November, veteran Lincoln head coach Tommy Best didn’t know what kind of team he had. “My friends were getting on me, beca...
Our fragile cross-Hudson transportation system
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Dear Editor: You better pray that NY Waterway is allowed to keep their property that they legally purchased last Nov. 3, 2017 at the old Union Dry Dock site. The City of Hoboken is threatening to a...
Police Department seeks recruits
Other matters, discussed at council meeting
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Secaucus Police Department is seeking new hires, Councilman John Gerbasio said at the Feb. 27 council meeting. Those interested in taking the examination must apply by March 23 at 4 p.m. The te...
Who was that man?
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Dear Editor: Who was the man who rounded up all of the young children in our neighborhood on 43rd street in North Bergen in the early 1960s? He loaded us into the back of his truck and took us all ...