Park and road improvements
Commissioners adopt $3.5M bond for improvements
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The North Bergen Board of Commissioners adopted a $3.5 million bond ordinance at their Feb. 21 meeting to pay for items including street and park improvements, new township vehicles, and a new disp...
Thank you so much for including CASA on 2018 power list
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Dear Editors: You have all been such good friends to CASA and I want to thank you sincerely for the terrific coverage you have given the organization and its work. I was thrilled to see a new categ...
KNABNER, EUGENE SR.
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Funeral services were held Feb. 24 for Eugene Knabner Sr., 86, of North Bergen. He passed away Feb. 20. He was born in Jersey City and lived for most of his life in North Bergen before moving to To...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson Catholic captures seventh straight Hudson County basketball title
by Jim Hague
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When Jahvon Quinerly arrived at Hudson Catholic almost four years ago, the basketball team was led by veteran players like Nassir Barrino . At that time, the Hawks were in the middle of a “three-pe...
Is teachers’ strike looming?
Union reportedly voted to strike as last resort
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Jersey City teachers have been working without a contract since September, and lately there are signs they are getting restless. Holding up his forefinger and thumb during the public comment period...
Missing elderly resident found in Maine
Police locate man who drove four states out of his way
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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A week ago Friday, a New Jersey man took his car to his mechanic to get an annual check-up, headed on a drive afterward, and somehow wound up four states away in his car, not sure why he was there....
Shamrock shenanigans?
Bar crawl will go on despite five bars closing
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Hoboken Police Chief Ken Ferrante said the city is prepared for this weekend’s annual St. Patrick’s Day-themed bar crawl, a privately run event that usually takes place the first Saturday in March....
TASTY TIDBITS
Lincoln’s girls return to Hudson’s throne
METS Charter wins first-ever NJSIAA playoff game; Secaucus wins for first time since 2007
by Jim Hague
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The Lincoln High School girls’ basketball team lost to Marist in the semifinals of the Hudson County Tournament last year. It was a result that junior point guard Alaisha Mumford was not going to a...
Who was that man?
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Dear Editor: Who was the man who rounded up all of the young children in our neighborhood on 43rd street in North Bergen in the early 1960s? He loaded us into the back of his truck and took us all ...
'It's important to share our stories'
Kids create African clay masks at Black History Month workshop
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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At just 3.5 years old, Mahogany Ivaska is learning a lot about black history, including about Harriet Tubman's Underground Railroad that helped free the slaves. On Feb. 23, she learned to honor ano...