Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Police remember the fallen
Officers who died are honored on a walk in Liberty State Park
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Barbara Boxer, U.S. senator from California, once said: “Law enforcement officers are never ‘off duty.’ They are dedicated public servants who are sworn to protect public safety at any time and pla...
TASTY TIDBITS
North Bergen wrestling off to impressive start
St. Anthony earns big win at Finn; hoop observations
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After graduating a host of quality wrestlers from a year ago, veteran North Bergen wrestling coach Jerry Maietta didn’t know what to expect from the Bruins this season. But Maietta did like the wor...
County agency failures led to $2 million in lost aid
Not-for profit agency most effective in county for Sandy fund distribution
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has lost more than $2 million out of $4 million in Superstorm Sandy renter and home owner relief because agencies assigned to the task of finding people in need failed to reach out in...
‘What is your right to vote worth?’
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Secaucus Board of Education is considering moving the board elections from April to November. By moving the election to November, the board avoids a vote on the school budget as lo...
SIDOTI, NUNZIATA
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Jan. 22 at St. Anthony Church for Nunziata Sidoti, 86, of Union City. She passed away Jan. 18. She was born in Montagna Reale, Italy and lived for most of her life in Uni...
Praise for the ABLE Act
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When your child or loved one has an intellectual or developmental disability, you spend a lot of time worrying about the future. That is why I was very grateful that Congress passed an...
Air pollution is dangerous to mothers and children
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Air pollution has been a huge problem in New Jersey for over a great number of decades. All the residents living in New Jersey are still being exposed to all these pollutants regardles...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: How can you tell if someone is showings signs of an abusive nature? It seems every relationship I have been in turns out to be abusive. I was lucky to get out of my first marriag...
Freedom of the press in France and the U.S.
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of the press. Meat industry fanatics in...