Another candidate drops out of governor’s race
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Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and Hoboken Housing Authority chair Dana Wefer now have something in common – both have decided not to run for governor this year. Wefer, a lifelong Democrat, shocked...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Oritani Bank collecting donations for Union City fire victims The Oritani Bank branch at 4200 Bergenline Ave. will be collecting and matching donations to assist the victims of the fire in Union Ci...
The passion runs deep
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Dear Editor: As the banks and churches of Hoboken gradually disappear under the guise of luxury condos, I am comforted to know that at least two buildings that house the library and City Hall shoul...
0.125 percent sales tax overcharges and other shocks to the system!
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Dear Editor: On Jan. 1, 2017, the sales tax rate was reduced from 7 percent to a new rate of 6.875 percent. Problem is, most businesses are still charging the old rate. This is especially troubleso...
HC’s Quinerly heads Hudson Reporter All-Area list
Secaucus’ Ulrich named Girls’ Player of the Year
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The Hudson Reporter Boys’ and Girls’ All-Area Basketball Teams are packed with local talent, some of whom excelled as well on the state level. On the boys’ side, three members of the Hudson Reporte...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Comedian, former Howard Stern regular Artie Lange arrested for drug possession Arthur “Artie” Lange of Hoboken, a comedian and TV/film star who used to be a regular on the Howard Stern radio show, ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    My life feels dry. I do not know how to make it different. I’ve spent most of my life raising my kids, driving them here and there, and going to many baseball games to cheer t...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Fulop blasts Trump $6B budget cuts, particularly to the needy Mayor Steven Fulop slammed Donald Trump’s proposal last week to cut $6 billion in funding for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban ...
VERGARA, BONIFACIO G.
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A funeral service was held March 9 for Bonifacio G. Vergara, 83. “Chito” passed away March 5. Born in the Philippines, Chito was a resident of Jersey City for 35 years. He was a retired accountant ...
On education, media, and the future of democracy
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Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...