Walk and donate for suicide prevention
Families and friends gather this weekend to raise awareness
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
Families and friends who lose someone to suicide often look for counselors or communities that understand what it’s like. Lifelong North Bergen residents Maria Sanchez and her daughter Jeanette, 26...
Thank you
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This is a “Thank You” for the wonderful people who work at our Weehawken Public Library. Our library is not just a library for books it also offers recreation programs. Every month we ...
Clothing for every taste
Jersey City Fashion Week kicks off on Sept. 21
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but fashion often is not, coming instead out of the creative spirit of designers who read public sentiment and then set trends. Over the last five years, J...
Tax relief must include help for NJ retirees
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Dear Editor: On behalf of our 1.3 million members in New Jersey, AARP supports proposals to increase the personal income tax pension and retirement income exclusion fivefold over three years. An in...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Saint Anthony High School announces it may close The Saint Anthony High School Board of Trustees have announced that the school may close in June 2017 unless $10 to $20 million can be raised within...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column. ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I had a difficult childhood. As a child, my mother would never be ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Pedestrian struck on Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen Hudson County Sheriff Frank Schillari released a statement regarding a pedestrian who was hit by a Chevy Tahoe on Tonnelle Avenue in North Berge...
Candidates need to take a stand on Social Security
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Dear Editor: Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our nation. One way to demonstrate they have what it takes to be pres...
Won’t be denied
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Freeholder Bill O’Dea is absolutely convinced he has the heads up in the upcoming election for mayor of Jersey City. This is a long-held dream, a kind of jigsaw puzzle he’s been working on for year...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken man arrested for attempted murder Hoboken Police arrested Derrick DellaCruz, 23, on Tuesday, Sept. 13 and charged him with criminal attempt murder, hindering, possession of a weapon, posses...