Welcoming the fire monkey
Tips to enhance your luck and life this Chinese New Year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The Year of the Monkey is upon us, beginning Monday, Feb. 8. Across the globe, in Asia, in urban Chinatowns, and in countless homes internationally, celebrations will take place with families gathe...
Proposed plan for lower Washington Street
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Dear Editor: When I walked Washington Street last week, I counted 18 vacant retail spaces between 1st and 8th Streets. As it is, retailers are suffering because there are not enough out of town sho...
WALSH, DOROTHY L.
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 12 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Dorothy L. Walsh, 93, of North Bergen. She passed away Feb. 7 at Seacrest Village Nursing Center in Little Egg Harbor with her da...
The diet of Lent
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Dear Editor: This Wednesday marked the beginning of Lent, the 40-day period before Easter, when many Christians abstain from animal foods in remembrance of Jesus' 40 days of fasting in the desert b...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City opens warming centers as temperatures drop Mayor Steven Fulop and the Department of Health and Human Services remind residents that they can find shelter from the cold this weekend as t...
Show some puppy love this Valentine's Day!
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Dear Editor: While chocolate and flowers make great gifts for your sweetheart on February 14th, a puppy from a pet store, flea market, or online is a terrible idea. When you buy a dog from one of t...
Prep sends four off to major college football
Gray signs Rutgers letter, while Huber is off to Penn
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National Signing Day has become an event of tradition at St. Peter’s Prep. Every single year, the school hosts a get-together with their esteemed football players and their families to sign their N...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Freezing temperatures on the way; here’s where to warm up Temperatures this weekend are expected to dip to as low as 3 degrees. The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory. Anybod...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Courtyard by Marriott holds fundraiser for charity on Feb. 14 The Courtyard by Marriott is holding a “Hotels with a Heart” fundraiser on Feb. 14. For every room booked that night, they will donate ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Eat a hearty breakfast and support a good cause on Feb. 14 The Secaucus Fire Department Exempt Ladies’ Auxiliary is holding their sixth annual Valentine’s Day Breakfast event from 8 a.m. to noon on...