Closing down state government may not be the best option, but the only option
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Dear Editor: I read last month in the Star-Ledger newspaper that State Senate President Steven Sweeney, Leader of the New Jersey State Senate stated that if Governor Chris Christie tries to renege ...
CVS Caremark pulling tobacco products - a public health game-changer
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Dear Editor: For the past 30 years, I've fought for lung health with the American Lung Association. Our organization has been a leader in the battle against tobacco, which is the leading cause of p...
CVS Caremark pulling tobacco products - a public health game-changer
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Dear Editor: For the past 30 years, I've fought for lung health with the American Lung Association. Our organization has been a leader in the battle against tobacco, which is the leading cause of p...
Distorted sense of what a politician is entitled do
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Dear Editor: The following is an open letter to Governor Christopher Christie Dear Governor Christie: The following are good reasons why you should not continue in the Governorship. Regardless of y...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Saint Peter’s University to host Hudson County Regional College Fair Saint Peter’s University will host the New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling (NJACAC) Hudson County Regional C...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Liggio retiring, Sacco endorses Vainieri for freeholder Elected to the North Bergen Board of Commissioners in 1985 as part of the recall team, Freeholder Thomas Liggio served with Mayor Nicholas Sa...
Paying for a product that doesn’t work is foolish
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Dear Editor: If my granddaughter spent hundreds of her hard-earned money for a phone that only worked 39 percent of the time, I would tell her she was being foolish. If my son spent his hard-earned...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Palisades Medical Center announces schedule of upcoming maternity classes The following is a schedule of upcoming maternity classes at Palisades Medical Center. To register or for more information,...
Filmmaker Frank Gigante to produce an anti-bullying short film with a big message
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Hoboken-based filmmaker Frank Gigante is set to begin working on a new short film, “Broken Silence,” about the dangers of bullying. The film, written by Gigante, is one of many new projects in the ...
Fire captain’s death leaves mark on city
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JERSEY CITY -- The death of Fire Captain Gregory Barnas, a 29-year veteran of the Jersey City Fire Department, has left a pall over local officials. Barnas died from a fall off a restaurant roof wh...