New leaders elected for American Legion Post 18
Weehawken post approaches its 100th birthday
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Weehawken American Legion Post 18 has elected a new leadership team, which was installed by the Hudson County Legion leadership back in August. The newly elected officers are: Adrian Calvache (Post...
Is new train tunnel coming?
NJ Transit holds public presentation on Gateway project
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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New Jersey Transit, in conjunction with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), held a public information session in North Bergen on Jan. 30 regarding the Hudson Tunnel Project. The long-hoped f...
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 22 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for Clare Meehan, 78, of North Bergen. She passed away Feb. 18. She was a retired receptionist for Aer Lingus Airlines...
Who was that man?
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Dear Editor: Who was the man who rounded up all of the young children in our neighborhood on 43rd street in North Bergen in the early 1960s? He loaded us into the back of his truck and took us all ...
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A mass of Christian burial was held Feb. 24 at Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Parish (Assumption), Galloway, for Donald John Venice, 83. He passed away Feb. 20, his 83rd birthday. He was the husband to...
Infrastructure plan
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Dear editor: So: Trump's much ballyhooed 1.4 trillion infrastructure plan seeks to shift most of the financial burden onto the states, money which NJ doesn't have. According to NJ Senator Menendez ...
Thank you so much for including CASA on 2018 power list
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Dear Editors: You have all been such good friends to CASA and I want to thank you sincerely for the terrific coverage you have given the organization and its work. I was thrilled to see a new categ...
Two things tend to be overlooked in the wrangle over the Jersey City re-evaluation
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Dear Editor: First, when taxes are doubled, tripled and quadrupled, in the absence of a presidential declaration of a national emergency, it is indicative of a failure of government at all levels, ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I can’t find anyone I’m compatible with. I’m 24, single, male, live in Hoboken and work in NYC. I do get to meet lots of people at work and have a few friends, one a longtime fri...
North Bergen freshman wrestler Cantor earns his way to Atlantic City
by Jim Hague
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Justin Cantor was all of seven years old when he was introduced to the sport of wrestling. Cantor’s older brother, Jeff Rivera , was a member of the North Bergen High School wrestling team, so it w...