WHITTON, CAROLINE EDNA
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A funeral service was held Jan. 9 for Caroline Edna Whitton, 94, of Weehawken. She passed away Jan. 4. She was born in Bridgeport, Conn. and lived in Weehawken for most of her life. Caroline was a ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Library offers free classes to prepare for citizenship test The Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center will once again offer civics classes to local library patrons to help them prepa...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Hudson County co-working spaces receive $731,550 in state loans Two co-working spaces in Hoboken and Jersey City will receive a cumulative $731,550 in loans from the New Jersey Economic Development...
Watching the river flow
Song recalls couple’s 90-year love affair with Hudson River
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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At age 85, Catherine Portman-Laux decided to write a song. But not just any song. As a self-proclaimed “river rat” and lifelong lover of the waterways, she opted two years ago to make her first com...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Port Authority tables proposal to end overnight PATH service Port Authority Chairman John Degnan has agreed to table a bi-state reform panel’s proposal to eliminate overnight PATH service, Senate P...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Sires named as ranking member of Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere  Rep. Albio Sires has been selected by his peers on the House Foreign Affairs Committee to serve as the ranking member of the Sub...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen woman sentenced to 20 years in stabbing death of deli owner A judge in Hudson County Superior Court sentenced a North Bergen woman to 20 years in prison for her part in the stabbing de...
For caregivers, the work never stops
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Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
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Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    I have always been a religious person. I attend mass several times a week. I have often prayed for others. Now I am sick and have been asking God for help, but I don’t feel an...