Time for legal cannabis in New Jersey
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Throughout the nation, the move to legalize cannabis for medical reasons and recreational purposes is gaining momentum. More than a dozen States have already taken action to allow the ...
Suit settled against former sheriffs
County pays $120K to two former officers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Without granting any validity to the lawsuits brought against Hudson County by two former Hudson County Sheriff’s Department officers, the county has agreed on a $120,000 settlement. The settlement...
All Saints off to Ecuador
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All Saints Day School Eighth Grade students are safely off to Ecuador for a cultural exchange with our partner school, Colegio Menor de San Francisco de Quito. This ten-day program includes service...
Educating to save our democracy
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Dear Editor: John Dewey, perhaps America’s greatest education philosopher, ought to be a household name. As familiar to average folks as Kim Kardashian is. OK, maybe I’m dreaming a little too big! ...
Under new management?
County will seek a change of operators of Casino in the Park
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Casino in the Park, a restaurant owned by Hudson County but leased to private management, will likely see its lease renewed despite reports otherwise. The restaurant inside Lincoln Park was origina...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Taking pride Gayborhood Jersey City and Humanity Pride Productions will host the 17th Annual Jersey City LGBT Pride Festival on Saturday, Aug. 26 from noon to 8 p.m. The festival will take place on...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Township holds Back-to-School Drive for needy families NB C.A.R.E.S. is hosting a back-to-school drive/uniform exchange for families in need throughout the township. New school supplies are needed,...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Drive sober or get pulled over crackdown Law enforcement officers from the Secaucus Police Department will crack down on drunk drivers as part of the 2017 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”...
Citizen involvement leads to better government
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Dear Editor: People tend to think that it is impossible to get involved in their government. They tend to think that it is hopeless to help out those in need. In actuality, the only impossibility i...