ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Hoboken’s Mixson a late blooming star
by Jim Hague
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 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...
Limits on therapy treatments threaten seniors
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
The obstacle course through a sea of poles
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
On speaking, thinking, and the future of democracy
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
Menendez is a survivor
Feb 18, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you’re a Republican or a Democrat, you’re deluded if you think you can beat U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez in November. Some opponents believe Menendez has been weakened by the corruption case b...
VOLONNINO, CARMELA
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Feb. 12 for Carmela Volonnino, 94, of North Bergen. She passed away Feb. 10. She was the wife of the late Michael Volonnino; sister of Anthony Presutti and his wife Jean,...
When women were in charge
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: (Re: Rachel Hodes, Hoboken Democratic Committee, on sexual harassment of women, Dec. 10) Remember Time magazine's annual Man Of The Year? In those days, only men made history. But in 2...
Hoboken police investigate intruder at City Hall
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 280 280 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Police Department is investigating an incident that occurred at the Mayor's Office on Thursday night, according to a press release from the city. A man entered City Hall thro...