GOLDEN, JANET ELISE
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 8 at St. Lawrence Church, Weehawken, for Janet Elise Golden, 76, of North Bergen. She passed away July 5 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born...
An alternative to borrowing $$$ from others
New technology may help cities finance their own projects
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Cities across the country are in revival mode. Neighborhoods once isolated are now connected. Once dangerous roads are now safer for pedestrians and cyclists.Towns are facilitating projects that br...
The 500-Foot Bar Rule, Redux
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Dear Editor: This letter is concerned with the effort to create exceptions to the longstanding city rule that plenary retail consumption license holders may not open within 500 feet of one another....
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
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Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
JCMC cancer program gets highest rating
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Dear Editor: Jersey City Medical Center - RWJBarnabas Health recently received full accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Committee on Cancer Program Standards. This is the highest na...
Governor’s race could be a nail biter
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A North Hudson political observer went out on the limb this week to predict that the governor’s race will be a nail bitter. This comes at a time when most political observers believe that Democrati...
Donald Trump is too interesting to be the president
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Dear Editor: As dean of the newly established University of Hope (partly fictional, and partly real: at least as a concept), I’d like to award Mike Tyson an honorary doctorate in philosophy. For hi...
The state budget
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Dear Editor: The battle took many twists and turns this year, but we would be remiss not to acknowledge the final funding bill and the members of the Legislature who fought tirelessly on behalf of ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken Vape Van owner arrested for drug possession On July 6, 27-year-old Hoboken resident Joseph Ruggiero, the owner of the Hoboken “Vape Van” who was accused of hate speech in May, was arrested ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Kennedy Dancers seek lost cat, needs medication (reward) The Kennedy Dancers’ cat named Katy has been missing since Wednesday, July 12 at around 4 p.m. Katy the cat has been with the Kennedy Dancer...