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Roberto Clemente wins Jr. League softball district and section titles
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For many years, Ben “Popo” Sierra was a dedicated youth baseball coach, watching and monitoring the progress of hundreds of boys, including his own son, Ben, Jr., who developed into a fine high sch...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Stevens ranked 48th best American college by Money Magazine The Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken has been ranked the 48th best university in America in a new college ranking by Money Maga...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Pedestrian friendly plaza approved on Newark Avenue After having addressed many of the concerns over access to businesses, a divided Jersey City Council voted 6 to 3 on July 15 to permanently close...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Secaucus FD rescues trucker stuck up to his shoulders in ‘pig swill’ Secaucus used to be known for its pig farms, but after the Turnpike extended to the town, they began to disappear. However, that...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen pool open mic night is July 20 Come and enjoy the open mic event at the North Bergen Pool on Monday July 20 at 5 p.m. Admission is $5, with free admission for pool members and individu...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Library to host cooking demo, and later, ‘ugh to a bug’ for kids Chef Lorraine Wuillamey visits the Weehawken Library for a special summer cooking demonstration and tasting event on Thursday, July ...
BRIEFS
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Student Summer Meal Program kicks off in Union City New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher and USDA Food and Nutrition Service Deputy Regional Administrator Diana Limbacher helped se...
The Torch has a torch for his old seat
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Reports suggest that former U.S. Sen. Robert Torricelli (known as “The Torch”) may want to regain his seat if Sen. Robert Menendez steps down as a result of federal charges filed against him. Torri...
No hope
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Dear Editor: Ron Lowe (Letters, June 28) wants to convince us that we'll be better off electing a Democrat, rather than a Republican, for president in 2016. Really? Well, according to Ralph Nader a...