WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Menendez bids for dismissal of federal charges Lawyers for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D – NJ) have accused federal prosecutors and FBI agents of lying to win a corruption indictment against him thi...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Meadowlands hotel surcharge falls short of expectations When tax sharing was eliminated earlier this year, the intention was for a new 3 percent surcharge on hotels in the Meadowlands to take up th...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Test your movie trivia knowledge on July 27 Join in the fun on “Movie Trivia Night” at the North Bergen Public Library on Monday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m. Play solo or in a team. All ages are welcome. ...
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Menendez bids for dismissal of federal charges Lawyers for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D – NJ) have accused federal prosecutors and FBI agents of lying to win a corruption indictment against him thi...
Kopacz won’t give up his freeholder seat
Jul 26, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Ken Kopacz will not resign as the Bayonne member of the county Board of Freeholders, despite rumors that he would step down now that he has been appointed assistant superintendent of schools in Bay...
Heroin overdoses surge according to CDC and Rx abuse to blame
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Heroin overdoses are on the rise across the country, and New Jersey is not immune. According to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heroin use ha...
Scrap the Braddock park school plan
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: 15 years ago the North Bergen BOE scrapped plans to build a high school in Braddock Park after a referendum showed many citizens were against it. Deceptively, officials violated NJ DEP...
'First In Math'
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Suntex, an online program designed to help children become better critical thinkers and reinforce a range of math skills from addition to complex algebra, presents a 'First In Math' award each year...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is away for training this week. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column .) Dear Dr. Norquist: Lately I’ve been really frustrated and down on myself. I keep getting...
Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions on Saturday
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced that the Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions on Saturday, July 25. From 2 a.m. through 5 p.m. Saturday...