A home for Jassmani, and others
Volunteers learn to advocate for neglected kids countywide
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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In July of 2010, Natasha McNight-Henderson of Jersey City was 38 years old and finalizing her first adoption — a child whose mother had died and later ended up in a cousin’s custody, a frequent occ...
America's most famous songwriter lived here
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Dear Editor: Every 4th of July one is sure to hear on the radio a song or two by Stephen Foster. Since he is one of America's most enduring composers, and since he was born on the 4th of July (in 1...
STEWART, KEVIN J.
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A funeral mass was held July 13 at Saint Joseph Church, Jersey City, for Kevin J. Stewart, 61. He passed away July 6. A lifelong, third-generation Jersey City firefighter with the rank of Deputy Ch...
EXTRA INNINGS
WNY native Llanes recalls Memorial’s national champions
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A Twitter exchange was going back and forth between some diehard New York Mets fans, questioning moves made by manager Terry Collins and bemoaning the fact that Daniel Murphy hit another homer agai...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Mayor responds to guilty plea by ‘Bridgegate’ official David Samson, a close confidante of Gov. Christopher Christie and the former chairman of the Port Authority who was forced to resign in the mi...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Free Shakespeare in the park The Hudson Shakespeare Company returns with the second installment of its 25th annual Shakespeare in the Parks tour. They’ll perform the play Edward III written by Will...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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New parking meters ready for overnight permits North Bergen officials unveiled three new overnight parking meters on Wednesday, July 13 to be located throughout North Bergen. The meters are at the ...
Ed Davis honored
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Dear Editor: For 25 years, The Harborage has been recognized for stellar ratings, dedicated service, and the highest quality comprehensive, compassionate patient care. It has consistently been plac...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
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Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Congress passes Landmark Opioid Bill July 13 According to a press release from the Drug Policy Agency, on Wednesday, July 13 the U.S. Senate voted to send opioid legislation known as the Comprehens...