PAPRANSKI, RUTH SHIRLEY
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held April 17 for Ruth Shirley Papranski, 80, of North Bergen. She passed away April 13. She was a retired bookkeeper for Kmart in North Bergen. She was the wife of the late W...
SCOREBOARD
McNair’s Nasser signs with Princeton
Track star to continue his brilliant career at prestigious Ivy League school
by Jim Hague
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
When Fahd Nasser entered McNair Academic High School for the first time as a freshman a little more than three years ago, he had aspirations to become a basketball star. But after the momentous occ...
PRZYBOJEWSKI, HALINA L.
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial took place April 20 at St. Ann Polish RC Church, Jersey City, for Halina L. Przybojewski, 79. She passed away April 17 at home. Halina was the proprietor of Stanley’s Mea...
Police beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Birch bouncers charged after victim of alleged assault comes forward Union City resident Matthew Garcia, age 27, was charged with aggravated assault and Jersey City resident Dashon Brown, age 27, w...
Parade Opens Baseball & Softball Season
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Nicholas Sacco and led the annual Baseball and Softball Parade on Saturday, April 14, officially launching this year’s sports season. A huge number of revelers – including members of all the ...
North Carolina student needs New Jersey readers’ help
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear people of the great state of New Jersey: Hello! I am a fourth grade student in North Carolina. In fourth grade, we research a state for our State Fair, and I have chosen your state! I am very ...
Marijuana and other life-changing decisions
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City is introducing legislation that might have life changing consequences for its residents. The first is the introduction of recreational marijuana. While the state benefits g...
TASTY TIDBITS
Horrific loss of great coach and mentor Bello
Hoboken/Demarest Hall of Fame welcomes nine new members; performances and top fives
by Jim Hague
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The news Sunday morning was more than shocking and downright disturbing. Tony Bello , who spent more than 50 years of his life coaching and teaching kids in Jersey City, was murdered in the place t...
Passing of Bruno Sammartino
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On April 18, 2018, Bruno Sammartino went to the great wrestling ring in the sky. Bruno Sammartino, "The Living Legend," was a wrestling favorite throughout the local metropolitan area....
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m pretty much bored with life. I get up and go to work every day, come home and make dinner (and feed my cat) and then watch my favorite TV shows. I have a routine for everythi...