HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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More kindergarteners for Hoboken schools According to Superintendent of Schools Christine Johnson, kindergarten enrollment has climbed from 288 students last year to about 331 this year. Of the 441...
The obstacle course through a sea of poles
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Dear Editor: Wow, I did not think it could get worse but I did not anticipate what is appearing on our main street. I have followed the Washington Street Redesign since it first was discussed in 20...
On speaking, thinking, and the future of democracy
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Dear Editor: Kudos to Sean Parker and Chamath Palihapitiya, two social media bigwigs who just blew the whistle on how their industry is destroying society. They ought to be short-listed for the 201...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I guess I’m having what some might call a crisis of faith. I’ve never been super religious, but my parents always brought us to church when I was growing up, and I just accepted ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Prieto to become Sports Authority president Assemblyman Vincent Prieto, who was replaced as Assembly Speaker earlier this year, will resign his Assembly seat to become president and CEO of the New ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Upcoming community flu clinics will be Feb. 21 Mayor Nicholas Sacco and the North Bergen Health Department invite you to the Adult Community Flu Clinics on Wednesday, Feb. 21 in the Terrace Apartme...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Hoboken’s Mixson a late blooming star
by Jim Hague
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Nyasia Mixson never played the game of basketball until she was in eighth grade. The Hoboken High School senior only picked up the game of basketball because her older brothers, Ramel Mixson and De...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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18th Annual Taste of Weehawken is April 24 The 18th annual Taste of Weehawken fundraiser for the Weehawken Library will take place this year on Tuesday, April 24. Beyond a selection of food from a ...
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West New York named among safest municipalities in country West New York is one of the safest cities in America, according to SafeHome.org, a website that rates home security systems. From the 101 ...
Limits on therapy treatments threaten seniors
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Dear Editor: Strokes, surgeries, and trauma from falls or other injuries sometimes result in patients needing extensive care by physical, occupational or speech therapists. But because of inaction ...