Honoring men of distinction
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Dear Editor: The recent murder of Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago is a reminder of the inherent dangers of police work and the deadly hazards police officers face protecting our communit...
VERNAGLIA, ANNA R.
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Funeral mass took place Aug. 12 at St. Anne’s Church in Hoboken for Anna R. Vernaglia, 79, of Teaneck. She passed away Aug. 8. She was a retired Certification Clerk for the Hudson County Department...
Union City High School seniors awarded Berkeley College Scholarships
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High school students from Union City have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. The students attend Union City High School. Each year, these scholarships are awarded to high school seni...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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This year’s annual pool party theme is ‘safari’ Don’t miss the annual North Bergen pool party on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. This year’s theme is “safari.” There will be water slides, blow ups, games...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Live stand-up comedy to benefit the Secaucus Animal Shelter Support the Secaucus Animal Shelter while having a great time when Joe Loesner presents live stand-up comedy at the Meadowlands Comedy Cl...
EXTRA INNINGS
Jackie Robinson Mets win 18U RBI World Series championship
Corrections to last week’s Innings feature on card dealer Sheldon
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Two years ago, the Jackie Robinson Little League 18-and-under All-Star team won the Major League Baseball RBI (Rebuilding Baseball in the Inner-City) World Series championship in Minneapolis. So wh...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Downtown plaza on Newark Avenue opens next week Mayor Steven Fulop and the Municipal Council announced that street closures, as part of the plan to convert a portion of Newark Avenue into a pedestr...
BRIEFS
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NoHu Int’l Short Film Festival seeking entries for 2014 Submissions are being accepted in all categories for the seventh annual NoHu International Short Film Festival to be held from Oct. 14 to 18 ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken awarded $11.7M loan for second flood pump Hoboken will receive an $11.7 million state loan to build a second wet weather pump station, the city announced Tuesday. The station will be built ...
Respect caregivers, and those they care for
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Dear Editor: As a college student, the concept of caregiving hasn’t even been a blimp on my radar. When I began my internship at AARP I learned about the extreme challenges caregivers faced. I also...