Cruising through history
How to take an environmental boat ride into wetlands
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“See the railroad trestle over there? We used to jump off that into the river when we were kids,” recalled John Jandreau, who has lived in Secaucus for 65 years. He was one of a number of Hudson Co...
Christie announces run for president
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With plummeting poll numbers, Gov. Christopher Christie announced his intention last week to run for president of the United States. Christie is the 14th Republican to announce after Jeb Bush, Ben ...
BRIEFS
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Jersey City contractor pleads guilty to conspiring to rig contracts in Union City Stanley Parzych, 62, of Jersey City, New Jersey, pleaded guilty on June 30 to one count of conspiring with agents o...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Let your voice be heard on chronic flooding in Hoboken Hoboken officials propose to use nature-based “green infrastructure” solutions to relieve chronic flooding in the city. A Rutgers led-project ...
Congratulations to graduates
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Cousins Ashley Lorenz and Alyssa Denfield graduated from Weehawken High School on June 23. They are the fourth generation in their family to graduate from Weehawken High School!
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I had a difficult childhood. As a child, my mother would never be satisfied with the way I did anything. She would always focus on any flaws she could find, and then tell me I co...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Burr-Hamilton duel is subject of July 11 lecture The Weehawken Historical Commission and The Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society are co-sponsoring a talk by Yale history professor and Hamilton sch...
Toward a more caring, peaceful, less violent society
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Dear Editor: In the wake of yet another horrific mass killing in America, I say enough is enough. Our first order of business should be a national dialogue, of small gatherings and large, to brains...
Ban antibiotics in animal agriculture
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Dear Editor: Recently, President Obama directed federal agencies to serve antibiotic-free meat and poultry in government cafeterias. The FDA will require animal producers to obtain authorization fr...
The time to act is now
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Dear Editor: I’m writing to thank House Representative Sires’ Chief of Staff Gene Martorony for warmly receiving me in Washington for a very productive and lively discussion on Carbon fee and divid...