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North Bergen girls capture HCIAL Relay title
Guasconi out as NB grid coach; basketball musings; top fives
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It had been 13 long years since anyone else other than St. Dominic Academy won the Hudson County Interscholastic Athletic League girls’ championship, but North Bergen head coach Elson Smajlaj thoug...

Local students named to Lehigh dean’s list
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Geraphy Reyes, of Union City, NJ, was named to the Dean's List at Lehigh University in the Fall 2016 semester. Dean's List status is awarded to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or be...
Don’t fall for it
County register warns against deed procurement scam
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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It isn’t illegal for a company to offer to get your important property deed records for a jacked-up cost. But it’s a whole lot cheaper for you to just go to the county register and get one for just...
Brainstorming for Gordon Park
Local residents gather to think up ideas
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Leonard Gordon Park, located on the corner of Manhattan Avenue and JFK Boulevard, is one Jersey City’s oldest parks, a place with spectacular views of the Hackensack River Valley. But it is also a ...
Hoboken’s role in World War I
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Dear Editor: This New Year of 2017 will also be Hoboken’s anniversary of the start of World War I in 1917, the war to end all wars. Hoboken is recognized by historians as one of the most important ...
RYAN, BRIDGET P.
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A funeral mass was offered Jan. 10 at St. Joseph's Church for Bridget P. Ryan, "Phyllis", 84. She passed away at her home peacefully on Jan. 7. Bridget was born in Tygreenane Taum, County Galway, I...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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NJCU gets tax abatement for Westside campus Taking advantage of a now-expired state law that allows colleges to work with private developers for public/private ventures, New Jersey City University ...
Three tickets in Hoboken?
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As Yogi Berra once said, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” That’s how the upcoming mayoral election looks in Hoboken these days, suggesting it will be a repeat of 2013. Mayor Dawn Zimmer has already a...
Local students named to the University of Rhode Island's Fall 2016 Dean's List
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The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce that 5,401 students have qualified for the Fall 2016 Dean's List. The students represent nearly all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    Can you give me some advice on how to deal with feeling overwhelmed? I feel this way all too much. I work full-time and have 8 year-old twin boys who are very active in sports...