The gears of the political machine engage
by Al Sullivan
Apr 10, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The legendary rock and roll band The Rolling Stones have a song called “Tumbling Dice,” which should have been the theme song of the Hudson County Democratic Organization (HDCO). In a presidential ...
Alzheimer’s Disease: We can’t stop now
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This past December, following actions by Congress, President Obama enacted into law the largest Alzheimer’s policy victory in at least a generation. An increase of more than $350 milli...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am in a relationship that is bad for me, and I can’t seem to leave it. I’m embarrassed to say it, but my boyfriend puts me down and yells at me every day, yet when I think o...
Thinking outside the box
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DEAR EDITOR: One ignored source of revenue for the Port Authority is to sell naming rights for airports, train stations, bridges, tunnels, etc. sports teams see the great opportunity for the naming...
Lincoln tunnel tube closing Sunday for 5K race
Apr 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
WEEHAWKEN – The Port Authority will host the 30th Annual Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K to benefit Special Olympics New Jersey on Sunday, April 10. The event, which begins at 8 a.m., will require the ...
Mile Square Theatre welcome new theatre space with ‘goofball’ performances of “Goodnight Moon”
Apr 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – As Hoboken’s Mile Square Theatre prepares to open their new theatre space at 1400 Clinton St., they thought, what better way than with a show for the whole family? A zany rendition of “Go...
Bayonne Bridge to close overnight at 7 p.m. starting April 18
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BAYONNE -- Beginning Monday, April 18, the Bayonne Bridge’s schedule of Monday-through-Thursday overnight closures will begin an hour and a half earlier – at 7 p.m., rather than 8:30 p.m. The bridg...
Hoboken arrest sheds light on package monitoring
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HOBOKEN -- Following the arrest of 35-year-old Union City resident Luis Medina late last month, the Hoboken Police Department is encouraging residents to be wary of their packages. “If your buildin...
Pulaski Skyway southbound closed for next two weekends
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JERSEY CITY -- New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials on April 8 announced the Pulaski Skyway is scheduled to be closed in both directions this weekend and next weekend to instal...
St. Peter’s screens free documentary on economic inequality on April 10
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St. Peter’s University Social Justice Program is sponsoring a free showing of the film “Inequality for All.” Robert Reich’s award-winning documentary is a passionate argument on behalf of the middl...