‘As if our tax money grew on trees’
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Dear Editor: Every poker player knows not to throw good money after bad, not to call a big raise and then draw to an inside straight, and every cook knows that you can't save a bad soup by adding m...
In memory of Chief Agostini
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Dear Editor: The fire service has the great grace to be one of society’s truly altruistic professions. The fire service exists to help, save, protect and keep safe the lives and property of the com...
Fresh faces at the Fall Arts & Music Festival
Young singer-songwriters featured in annual Washington Street party
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Darlene Love knew she was a star long before the world knew her name. A minister’s daughter from San Antonio, Texas, Love sang backup in dozens of classic songs as part of Phil Spector’s Wall of So...
Novel Night returns for fifth volume
Dinner parties in residents’ homes revolve on literary themes
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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When restauranteur Joyce Flinn decided to host a dinner at Schnackenberg’s Luncheonette for the upcoming fifth addition of the Hoboken Public Library’s Novel Night, she wanted to pick a 1930s-era n...
What Ever Happened to Personal Integrity?
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Dear Editor: Or should the headline read; “Politics does make strange bed fellows.” The fact that former West New York Mayor Sal Vega received a $60,000 dollar a year job to serve as the new High T...
Sick days protect workers, and their co-workers
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Dear Editor: It started with a 102.4 fever, aches all-over, coughs, congestion... misery for two weeks (and counting!). Sometimes I cough so hard it feels like my chest is going to crack. Other tim...
RYBKA, ANNETTE E.
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A funeral mass took place Sept. 24 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Annette E. Rybka, “Blondie,” a lifelong resident of Jersey City’s Marion Section. She passed away peacefully on...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: My whole life I’ve been doing what I think I’m supposed to do. I went to college, taught in a high school, married and had two children. I do my best to raise my kids, maintain m...
BRIEFS
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Family Health Fair Set for Oct. 4 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church Palisades Medical Center and St. Joseph of the Palisades Church are teaming up to sponsor a Family Health Fair on Saturday, O...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Columbus Day parade kicks off on Oct. 11 On Saturday, Oct. 11, at 1 p.m., Jersey City will honor its rich Italian heritage when the Columbus Day Parade steps off from the Dickinson High School camp...