WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Free breast cancer screenings around the county October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Hoboken Family Planning is offering free breast exams and mammograms for uninsured and underinsured wom...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Council moves forward on wet weather pump The Hoboken City Council agreed Wednesday to allow the North Hudson Sewerage Authority (NHSA) to design, build, maintain, and operate a pump on city proper...
Battle for the Fourth Ward in Hoboken
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Looking ahead, the mid-term 2015 municipal elections in Hoboken may seem a bit like déjà vu all over again if reports are to be believed that former Assemblyman Ruben Ramos will seek to unseat incu...
Education for all children
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Dear Editor: Should have, would have, could have – but didn’t. The best intentions are worthless without action. On November 4 an important election will take place and I am writing to alert your r...
Providing for our children
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Dear Editor: This letter is to clarify a letter that came out on September 20, 2014 in the Hudson Reporter regarding internet access for impoverished families. The original letter that I wrote in D...
Sick days protect workers, and their co-workers
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Dear Editor: It started with a 102.4 fever, aches all-over, coughs, congestion... misery for two weeks (and counting!). Sometimes I cough so hard it feels like my chest is going to crack. Other tim...
In memory of Chief Agostini
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Dear Editor: The fire service has the great grace to be one of society’s truly altruistic professions. The fire service exists to help, save, protect and keep safe the lives and property of the com...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’ve been re-thinking my career, and not knowing what to do. I’m good at what I do and I keep getting offers that entice me to stay. I know that if I leave this field and start a...
Community activist gets probation in Big Rig III conviction.
Oct 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Lavern Webb-Washington, a community activist in Jersey City, was sentenced to 18 months probation by U.S. District Judge Jose Linares after she had pled guilty to mail fraud in conne...
Two men shot in Jersey City
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JERSEY CITY – A father and his son were shot in the area of Westside and Duncan avenues on Oct. 1 when someone pulled up in a black four door vehicle and shot three times. Police found the father l...