Are the views of the public really less important?
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Dear Editor: In a closed meeting on January 14th of this year, the Jersey City Board of Education ended its policy of broadcasting the public comments portion of its monthly meetings. Several conce...
There are easy ways we can help stop the drowning
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Dear Editor: Last week’s Reporter noted that a woman jumped into the Hudson and that two men jumped in after her to try and save her. They couldn’t get out but, luckily, all were saved by NY and Ho...
Soundtrack from Secaucus
Resident composes songs for hit shows
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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If you watch Ray Donovan on Showtime, then you’ve heard Secaucus resident Dave Cirino. One of his songs was played during an episode of the hit series. Others were on Up All Night on NBC, and New G...
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A memorial mass was celebrated Aug. 4 at St. John the Baptist Church - Chapel for Joan V. Pusaver, 84, of Jersey City. She passed away July 25. Born in Secaucus to the late Michael Greene and Charl...
Dr. Melendez-Cabrera joins CarePoint Health Medical Group
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Top OB/GYN now part of a comprehensive network of physicians CarePoint Health has announced that a leading OB/GYN, Dr. Octavio Melendez-Cabrera, has joined their network, CarePoint Health Medical G...
Extravagant costumes, exotic food
Caribbean parade and festival brings color to city streets
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Considered the local parade with the longest route, the 19th Annual West Indian Caribbean American Carnival & Parade kicked off from Lincoln Park on July 26 and weaved its way through the streets f...
Marauders begin practices ranked among nation’s best
by Jim Hague
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Wearing the bull’s eye is something that the St. Peter’s Prep football program has become accustomed to. Every other Hudson County team wants to knock the Marauders off, but none have been able to ...
Reader essay
Fathers – date your daughters
by Niecy R.
Reporter correspondent
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[Editor’s Note: This is an essay submitted by a reader in Union City. ] When I first thought of this article a lot of people (well, friends) said, “Hey Niecy, are you losing it? What are you writin...
A day like no other
40 years since Nixon resigned
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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It was a seminal moment in United States history: a sitting president, steeped in controversy, on the verge of impeachment, resigning in front of his country on live television, and then departing ...
Hudson County seniors enjoy cruise
Voyage took sightseers around NY Harbor and East River
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The entire inside deck of the vessel The Spirit of New Jersey was filled with merry makers on July 23 as senior citizens from Hudson County took a summer cruise around lower Manhattan. The outing, ...