Secaucus looks to return to winning ways
by Jim Hague
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The Secaucus High School football program had fallen on tough times over the last three years. Once a staple of the NJSIAA Group I playoffs, the Patriots suffered severely, winning only five times ...
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! ...
Hoboken will be too close to call
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Now that the candidates have finally filed for the November municipal elections, Hoboken and Jersey City have become races to watch. Both promise possible significant changes of philosophies, and p...
Snyder looks to build on playoff season
by Jim Hague
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The Snyder High School football team enjoyed a season to remember in 2016, winning five games and qualifying for the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group III playoffs, the first postseason berth fo...
Offshore wind missing from NJ energy mix
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Dear Editor: The coastal breezes are just as strong in both states, yet today Rhode Island is harnessing wind power to generate clean electricity while New Jersey has only generated hot air. In 201...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken and Stevens professor watching hurricanes Irma and Jose “We are monitoring weather forecasts and will make preparations accordingly,” said Hoboken’s Spokesman Juan Melli, when asked about p...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Menendez trial starts During a heated debate on Wednesday, Sept. 6, U.S. District Court Judge William H. Walls told a lawyer for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez to “shut up for a moment.” This came short...
Officials should prepare now for spread of gentrification
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Dear Editor: The residents of Hudson County are at a crossroads. Gentrification began in Hoboken in the 1980s and is now traveling into other communities, but presently it is most noticeable in Jer...
Drug Education/Rehabilitation
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Dear Editor: Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones wh...
ZDRODOWSKI, MICHAEL S.
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A funeral mass was celebrated Sept. 1 at the Church of Saint Pius X, Forked River, for Michael S. Zdrodowski. He passed away Aug. 28. He was born in Jersey City. Michael was a teacher for Jersey Ci...