Women deserve the same pay as men
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Women's earnings are ever more important to their families. More than 40 percent of children under 18 live in households where the mother is the sole breadwinner. Yet, women still earn...
Jersey City tax reval and budget
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City attempted to cancel a property tax revaluation which was started in 2011 and had not been done in 28 years. The mayor has now agreed to stop stalling and proceed with the r...
Latin twist on the Beatles, reggae
Local band to headline at Maxwell’s
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Local Hudson County Latin-fusion rock band Larrosa will be the main feature at the famous Maxwell’s music venue in Hoboken for Latin Rock Night on Friday, May 27 at 9 p.m. The members hail from Jer...
Thinking outside the box
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: One ignored source of revenue for the Port Authority is to sell naming rights for airports, train stations, bridges, tunnels, etc. sports teams see the great opportunity for the naming...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Cerbone makes triumphant return from major arm surgery
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s the three-word phrase that no baseball pitcher ever wants to hear, but unfortunately, it has become part of the general baseball vocabulary, as much as the terms “home run” or “foul ball.” The...
PURCELL, FRANK
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated May 11 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Frank Purcell, 82. He passed away peacefully May 7 at Care One at Oradell. Born and raised in Jersey ...
Hudson County Democrats
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As Election Day nears, I am urging Hudson County Democrats to unite behind Diane Coleman for Hudson County Register. As Ward F Councilwoman, she devotes herself to the people of Ward F...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Man who died in Jersey City fire identified A man found dead in a three-alarm fire in Jersey City on Wednesday night has been identified, according to NJ.com. Firefighters found Thomas Cahill, 64, ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Meadowlands ski and snowboard resort coming in 2017 “Big SNOW America,” a 12-story, 180,000 square foot indoor ski and Snowboard Park, is coming to East Rutherford, as announced on Monday May 16 by...
Understanding
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Super wealthy Americans have only themselves to blame if they are perturbed by Bernie Sanders’s strong showing in this year’s presidential campaign. When will today’s One Percent under...