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Snyder girls win Hudson County indoor track title
Four earn National Girls and Women Day distinction
Feb 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Just three years ago, the girls’ track and field team at Snyder High School had just five athletes. Not much you can do as a team with just five competitors. But those five would trudge to meets, k...
Can’t get your birth certificate locally?
Legislators will attempt to rectify situation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Gov. Christopher Christie recently gave a conditional veto to a bill that would allow birth certificates to be issued in all Hudson County municipalities, after a scandal stopped the practice years...
A hot night at the bookstore
Writers of women’s erotica to talk about craft and passion
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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One of the things that former Jersey City resident Rachel Kramer Bussel learned as she edited her latest book on women’s erotica is that exploring personal passion can be very liberating. Bussel, t...
WASHINGTON-JAMISON, CHERYL J.
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Funeral services were held Feb. 9 at Grace Apostolic Church, Jersey City, for Cheryl J. Washington-Jamison of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 3. She was the mother of Gerard Jamison, Miles Washin...
On education, media, and the future of democracy
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Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the 1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a l...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Braddock Park renovations announced Hudson County freeholder Anthony Vanieri recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for lake renovations in James J. Braddock Park. Workers will completely replace ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Secaucus Middle School students learn about being presidential Students in Amanda Jones’ sixth grade American History class at Secaucus High School recently learned about the president’s responsibi...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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One cat killed, 1 officer injured, no residents hurt in Hoboken fire A fire broke out in Hoboken early Saturday Feb .4 at 10 a.m. at 57 and 59 Newark St. Police arrived on scene and evacuated the b...
Fight the Donald, locally
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Dear Editor: Many wonder how they can voice their anger at Donald Trump, his policies, and make lasting positive change. While voters in other states only have the opportunity to express their ange...