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JC’s Epperson wins top rookie honor
Final Top Fives; All-Area teams next week; spring has sprung
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Amissa Epperson toiled in virtual obscurity during her basketball playing days at McNair Academic in Jersey City. It’s hard for anyone 6-foot-2 to fly under the radar in girls’ basketball, but Eppe...
NITSCHKE, RITA
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A funeral mass was held March 18 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Rita Nitschke. She passed away March 14 at Fritz Reuter Life Care Retirement Community in North Bergen. Born and rais...
PRATO, JOHN P. SR.
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A funeral mass was offered March 12 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for John Prato Sr., 69, of North Bergen. He passed away March 9. John worked for the North Bergen Recreation Departme...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Councilwoman Pirro honored by Hudson County for Women’s History Month Secaucus Councilwoman Susan Pirro was honored on Wednesday, March 23 by Hudson County as one of several women in public service...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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NB bond rating of Aa3 reaffirmed by Moody’s, results in $50K savings Citing the township’s “prudent management team” and “large tax base,” Moody’s Investors Service has officially reaffirmed North ...
The right pet for you
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Dear Editor: Big ears, wiggly nose, cotton tail — who can resist a cute bunny rabbit? But after cats and dogs, rabbits are the species most often surrendered to animal shelters, mainly because peop...
Celebrating spring
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Dear Editor: After another winter of severe snowstorms and floods, I look forward to spring, balmy weather, and blooming flowers. Hundreds of communities welcome spring with an observance of Great ...
A letter of thanks to General Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto
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Dear Editor: In our roles as Board of Education president and interim superintendent of the Secaucus school district, we wish to take this opportunity to thank General Assembly Speaker Vincent Prie...
Senior citizen facing eviction appeals for help
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Dear Editor: This letter is in reference to the front page article in the Nov. 15, 2015 edition of the North Bergen Reporter “Senior Citizen Fears Homelessness.” I realized I never sent in an offic...