Tax credits are not needed to encourage development in Jersey City
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Dear Editor: The recent passing of the resolution for the property on 9th and Marin is extremely disappointing. When my wife and I were looking for a neighborhood to buy in a few years ago to raise...
Counting the homeless
This year’s number shows decline, but how to help those who remain?
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A bone-chilling wind blew across Journal Square during the night of Jan. 28, the date of the official 2014 annual homeless count. Commuters rushed out of the PATH station with faces wrapped in scar...
$512M county budget passed
Tax burden mainly hits Jersey City and Hoboken; Weehawken modestly
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Although not as bad as first anticipated, Hoboken still got hit hardest with the percent of taxes it must pay to fund the newly passed $512 million county budget this year. Jersey City also got hit...
READY TO REPORT FOR DUTY
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Michael Spina (of East Rutherford, NJ) grandson of Michael & Rosaria Spina of Hoboken, NJ was one of 77 police officers to graduate the Bergen County Police Academy (of Mahwah, NJ) on Thursday, Jun...
When you go to the beach
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Dear Editor: This summer don’t forget the sun screen. Also, don’t forget the young men that went to the beaches of Normandy, France some 70 years ago. They didn’t go with sun screen to sunbathe on ...
It’s just not enough
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Dear Editor: The City and the Fulop administration has just sent out its estimated third quarter property tax bill to the tax payers of Jersey City. This is the first tax bill sent out under the Fu...
WHALEN, ROBERT J.
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Funeral services took place July 7 for Robert James Whalen, 18, of North Bergen. He passed away July 3 after a long illness. He lived his whole life in North Bergen and graduated from the high scho...
OFF TO COLLEGE
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Saint Peter’s Preparatory School celebrated its 136th Commencement at Saint Peter’s University on Saturday, June 14. The following students are Secaucus residents and their college destinations are...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Woman death in Fifth Street fire A fire on Thursday night at 296 Fifth St. in Jersey City has killed a woman in her early 30s. Several people were also reported injured. Firefighters arrived on the...