The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 4
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Dear Editor: The business district of Hoboken is Washington Street. For pedestrians who walk and/or use the bus, shopping is easy. Although many useful retailers have closed along the main drag, we...
Air pollution is dangerous to mothers and children
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Dear Editor: Air pollution has been a huge problem in New Jersey for over a great number of decades. All the residents living in New Jersey are still being exposed to all these pollutants regardles...
‘Please stop smoking’
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Dear Editor: Nowadays on the television we see commercials depicting the horrible after-effects of a lifetime of smoking. Usually they show a man or woman who has a hole in their throat, and must s...
Lead poisoning is preventable
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Dear Editor: Childhood lead poisoning is considered one of the most preventable diseases among young children yet thousands of children living in the United States have elevated blood lead levels t...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Zimmer backs down on 'rolling reassessment'; proposes revals every six years The administration of Mayor Dawn Zimmer is backing off of its plans for a rolling annual revaluation of property values ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Suspect in hit-and-run identified by police According to a press release, the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office has alleged that Rogelio Chavix-Tacen was the driver of the 2010 red Nissan Rogue that s...
WOLCHKO, BARBARA ELLEN
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A mass of Christian burial was held Nov. 22 at St. Joseph’s Church for Barbara Ellen Wolchko. She passed away Nov. 18. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Barbara was a graduate of Sacred Heart Aca...
CO-ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Prep standouts Tolentino, Fox rally their team to win
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It was halftime of the NJSIAA Non-Public 4 semifinal against Bergen Catholic and St. Peter’s Prep standout defensive players Dave Tolentino and Jordan Fox couldn’t believe what was happening. The M...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Weehawken first aid appeals for funds The Weehawken Volunteer First Aid Squad’s 45th Anniversary Fund Drive letter should arrive in local mailboxes. This year’s fund drive is dedicated to the purch...