Researching the names of the librarian during the 1950s
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I grew up in North Bergen and attended Weehawken HS from 1957-59. I have been researching the Weehawken Public Library and trying to find out the name/s of the librarian during the 195...
Everything old is new again
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The legendary rock band The Kinks certainly didn’t have Jersey City in mind when they sang, “It’s a mixed up muddled up shook up world,” but the lyric certainly fits the strange changes occurring o...
The people have spoken
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Dear Editor: The people have spoken in the last presidential election, but Congressional Rep. Albio Sires, (D-NJ 8th District) is not listening, and has not been listening since 2013 when the 8th D...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    I’m at a turning point in my life, and I’m not sure what to do. I guess fear gets in my way. My life has changed suddenly. My mother passed away earlier this year after a long...
Art exhibit opens at Hoboken's Monroe Center
Jan 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN--Hob’art co-operative gallery at the Monroe Center at 720 Monroe St kicked off an exhibit Saturday, Jan. 28 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.: CELEBRATION II. CELEBRATION II, a group exhibit, includes ...
Health Dept: Jersey City man caught measles abroad, may have exposed people in PATH, drug stores, hospitals
Jan 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The state Department of Health said that a man who caught measles abroad may have exposed Jersey City residents to the contagious disease last week. The disease can be passed on to c...
Zoning Board to vote on mosque March 6
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BAYONNE -- The Bayonne Zoning Board is scheduled to continue its hearing to vote on major site plan approval for a new Muslim Community Center. The meeting will be at Bayonne High School on March 6...
Bayonne mourns the passing of Mary Elizabeth Carroll, wife of former Hudson County Freeholder Neil J. Carroll
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BAYONNE -- Mary Elizabeth "Maude" (nee: Kiley), Carroll, 88, passed away on January 24, 2017, at her home, with her family at her side. She started her career as an employee of Standard Oil. She la...
West New York mayor: Sometimes, the real threat is people who just follow orders
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WEST NEW YORK – On Friday, Jan. 27, the town of West New York sent out a press release to the media stating, “Today, January 27 marks the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentratio...
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The Bayonne Zoning Board adjourned a special meeting on Monday, Jan. 24, at 11 p.m., before a vote was taken on whether to approve the conversion of a warehouse on 109 East 24th Street into a Musli...