PADLEY, HENRY C.
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A memorial service was held Jan. 5 for Henry C. Padley, 75 of Secaucus. He passed away Jan. 1 at the Hackensack University Medical Center. Born in Jersey City to the late Gregory and Pauline Podlep...
My lovely launderette, how you will be missed!!
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Dear Editor: I knew this day was coming. On Dec. 31, 2017, the Bloomfield Launderette closed after 38 years. I have been going there for over 30 years. This is a painful change for me, being only o...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Lincoln’s Darby works hard to develop basketball skills
by Jim Hague
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It was weeks before the current girls’ high school basketball season was set to tip off, but veteran Lincoln head girls’ coach Tom Best knew exactly what lied ahead for his Lady Lions team. Best kn...
ROBATEAU, CHRISTOPHER
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A mass of Christian burial was offered Jan. 11 at St. Aedan’s, The Saint Peter’s University Church, Jersey City, for Jersey City Police Lieutenant Christopher Robateau, 49, of Carteret, formerly of...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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McGill named new JC fire chief Mayor Steven M. Fulop and Public Safety Director James Shea announced on Jan. 11 that Steven McGill is the new chief of the Jersey City Fire Department. “Chief McGill...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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City Council to look into marijuana legislation City Council President Ruben Ramos Jr. said in an interview last week that he and the council will begin to discuss possible local legislation in reg...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I have been on a diet for a year and half now. It is doctor-supervised (Optifast). I go to a hospital. I have done very well. I was 418 when I started and got down to 296 in abou...
Help save Black Tom Island, a local historic treasure
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Dear Editor: The historic Black Tom Island site is now the southern area of Liberty State Park, along Morris Pesin Drive. It includes the area from the boat launch down to the great lawn at the sou...
Finally Congress is taking action against sexual harassment
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Dear Editor, Recently, when asked if I was surprised at the amount of men being accused of sexual assault, I quickly answered, “not even a little.” I recalled the moment where I had to tell my boss...
Battle for the heart and soul of the HCDO
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The swearing in of a Union City police lieutenant as a county undersheriff has set off a firestorm of speculation about whether State Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack will emerge as the most p...