Ten new firefighters serving North Hudson
Six officers promoted in rank
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Ten new recruits joined the ranks of North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR), and six officers were promoted during a ceremony at Schuetzen Park in North Bergen. The agency fights fires in five...
A hands-on lesson in civics
Students view county government from the inside
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Christina Skop did her best to keep order as chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during this year’s Student Government Day on April 2. But like her counterpart in the adult version, ...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
Sending West New York in the right direction
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Dear Editor: As many of you are aware, there will be an extremely important election for the mayor and Board of Commissioners of the Town of West New York on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. This election wi...
A special mass for the masses celebrating an amazing achievement
Bishops and parishioners say farewell to an elementary school; hello to an academy
by Asondra R. Hunter
Reporter Correspondent
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Preparing students for lifelong mental, financial, spiritual, familial, occupational and societal success is of paramount importance. Goals that involve workplace readiness, independent thinking, c...
Fallen through the memory cracks
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Dear Editor: I recently realized that I have lived more than 25,000 days and nights, yet I can not recall a single one. Not even the one freshest in memory, yesterday. Well, I do remember a lot of ...
Sick days save companies money later
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Dear Editor: In New Jersey, 1.2 million workers do not have the ability to earn sick days. Earned sick days can reduce emergency room visits, saving $1.1 billion a year nationally. Parents with pai...
Sick days save companies money later
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Dear Editor: In New Jersey, 1.2 million workers do not have the ability to earn sick days. Earned sick days can reduce emergency room visits, saving $1.1 billion a year nationally. Parents with pai...
PURCELL, TIMOTHY J.
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A funeral mass was offered May 7 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Timothy J. Purcell, 57, of Secaucus. He passed away May 4. Timothy is survived by his wife Laurie K. Purcell; his mot...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Memorial’s Pardo follows the lead of her brother and now coach
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When Sophia Pardo was growing up, she spent a lot of time watching and admiring her older brother, Jorge , who was a standout catcher for the Memorial High School baseball team during his heyday. “...