Refugees need our love and support
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Dear Editor: June 20th of every year is World Refugee Day, and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The refuge...
A tale of two Hoboken boys
How brothers from the projects became academic scholars
by Dennis Sevano
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Recently, I heard that Gabe Costa, a professor at West Point, would be among the guests at the school’s graduation this year. I started thinking about how a kid from the Hoboken projects got to be ...
Refugees need our love and support
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Dear Editor: June 20th of every year is World Refugee Day, and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The refuge...
TASTY TIDBITS
Former Giant Cruz pays visit to Union City High
Updates on Romano, Spina; new North Bergen softball coach
by Jim Hague
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More than 200 kids were dancing and prancing their way on the Union City High School field last week, going through a series of football drills, with a famous football star observing and monitoring...
Refugees need our love and support
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Dear Editor: June 20th of every year is World Refugee Day, and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The refuge...
New laws for jitneys
Legislature inches closer to bringing local regulation
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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The State Assembly recently passed legislation introduced by 31st District Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti that would place stricter regulations on privately owned commuter shuttles/jitneys by r...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken Housing Authority Commissioner resigns According to council documents, Dana Wefer of the Hoboken Housing Authority’s board of commissioners is resigning from her post. “This letter is to in...
Up for grabs in Hoboken
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Physics tells us: nature abhors a vacuum. Over the last two weeks since Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer declared she will not seek reelection in November, we learned politics also abhors a vacuum as well...
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...
BRIEFS
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West New York road paving will run throughout the summer West New York, in conjunction with Public Service Energy & Gas, will mill and pave roads throughout the summer that have undergone work thro...