POLICE BEAT
by Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Man arrested after allegedly assaulting an officer Jersey City resident Sammy Navarro, 36, was arrested on Wednesday, March 22 at 11:24 p.m. for alleged drug possession and allegedly assaulting an ...
Wakeup call
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I really enjoyed reading the SNEAKERS article in February 19th edition. Bringing real people issues to the forefront causes awareness on the part of readers to take a closer look at wh...
GIL, ONELIO J.
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A funeral mass was held March 16 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus, for Onelio J. Gil, 65, of Secaucus. He passed away peacefully surrounded by family on March 10 at Hackensack University...
TASTY TIDBITS
Basketball season continues at St. Peter’s University
Hoboken softball team primed for stellar season
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One might think that the basketball season is over for all of the local teams. Well, think again. It’s not over for the Peacocks of St. Peter’s University, who defeated Albany, 59-55, last week to ...
County plans to help immigrants
Freeholders want to amend union contract to help supply needed legal services
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Fearing that immigrants may run out of time to renew or gain legal status under threat from policies imposed by President Donald Trump, members of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders hope to ame...
Friars, Tigers loom to be among Hudson’s best
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Ron Hayward knows that last year was one gigantic learning experience for his young St. Anthony baseball team. “We knew last year would be a struggle,” said Hayward, the long-time coach at Marist w...
HOBOKEN BRIEF
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Was Artie Lange fired from HBO show after Hoboken arrest? Comedian and former Howard Stern sidekick Artie Lange told the press last week that he had been fired from his HBO series “Crashing” after ...
On sanctuary cities and specifics
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Dear Editor: Recently Union City Mayor Brian Stack and his Board of Commissioners made it official that the city now falls under sanctuary city jurisdiction. This is a way to boldly affirm that cit...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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New Jersey Makers Day to be held at Uptown Library The Uptown Library – located at 84-11 Bergenline Avenue – will host its third annual New Jersey Makers Day celebration March 25, at 11 a.m. The ev...
Gratitude to General Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto
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Dear Editor: In our capacities as Clarendon School Principal and Interim Superintendent of the Secaucus School District, we want to take this opportunity to express our gratitude and appreciation t...