Celebrating spring
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After a month of persistent and crippling snowstorms, I do look forward to spring weather, green grass, and flowers in bloom. The advent of spring is also a great opportunity to turn o...
Doctors should tell patients impact of addictive medications
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a New Jersey physician, I am dedicated to my patients and the health of our state. My top priority is the health and well-being of the residents of New Jersey. Over the past several...
BRIEFS
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North Bergen resident struck and killed by off-duty West New York policeman A 28-year-old North Bergen man was crossing Kennedy Boulevard at about 70th Street on Monday, March 30 at 11:46 p.m. when...
Why I decided to go dark - and why you should too
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Dear Editor: I have been “turning off the light” for a few years. The idea is of great value to our planet: first as an economic agent, second for protecting the environment. It is important to cha...
Garcia bows out of Assembly race
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Perhaps the biggest surprise in the March 31 filing of Assembly candidates is that incumbent Carmelo Garcia of Hoboken declined to run again in the 33rd District. The district includes Union City, ...
Annual Valentine’s Breakfast
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Dear Editor: The officers and members of the Secaucus Ladies Auxiliary of the Exempt Firemen's Association wish to thank everyone who helped make our 5th annual Valentine's Breakfast a huge success...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this Holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column .) Dear Dr. Norquist: I love how good I feel when I’m newly in love with someone, my w...
Rain and wind will dominate through middle of the week
Apr 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- If you enjoyed the wind over the weekend, you may be in for a treat this Tuesday through Thursday. Accuweather predicts lots of rain on Tuesday night through Thursday and wind all ...
Spinning benefit on April 11 will benefit injured triathlete
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Glenn Hartrick, an avid triathlete, member of GCTri and Jersey City resident, was on a routine training ride the morning of June 12, 2014 when he was involved in a very serious crash resulting in i...
Worker injured during Bayonne Bridge construction
Apr 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – A 44-year-old Staten Island man sustained an injury to his left leg while working on the Bayonne Bridge on Wednesday, April 1, a Port Authority of New York & New Jersey spokesman said. Th...