NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Two town employees charged with theft; impacts mayoral campaign Two North Bergen township employees were charged this week with allegedly falsifying their time sheets to collect pay for time when t...
Magic bullet
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Dear Editor: Why all of a sudden do Republicans have a large majority in the House of Representatives. It certainly can't be because American voters loved the last six years of "do-nothing" Republi...
Vote Column D in West New York
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a concerned citizen of West New York who happens to be a businesswoman, a wife, and a mother of 3 daughters, I care deeply about our community. I want our town to be a safe, clean, ...
BRIEFS
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WNY hires five new police officers The West New York Police Department hired five new officers to join the department by June 2015, in a ceremony on April 22 attended by Mayor Felix E. Roque, the W...
Sick days save companies money later
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Dear Editor: In New Jersey, 1.2 million workers do not have the ability to earn sick days. Earned sick days can reduce emergency room visits, saving $1.1 billion a year nationally. Parents with pai...
Positive story in a tough campaign season
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Dear Editor: It is campaign season here in North Bergen complete with mudslinging and attack ads filling up our mailboxes and newspapers. It is often difficult to decipher what is true. In this sea...
Wiley wins his day in court
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An old political maxim says, “Never run in an election you can avoid.” This means that if you can convince the opposing candidate not to run or find a way to invalidate him or her, do it. Unfortuna...
Washington Street Woes
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The rays of spring sunshine have illuminated how much Washington Street’s surface has become pocked-marked due to age, harsh weather, salt, and the current replacement of gas line pipe...
MALONEY, FRANCIS J. SR.
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A funeral mass was held April 27 at Sacred Heart Church, Monroe, N.Y. for Francis J. Maloney Sr., 93. He died April 22. Born in Bergenfield, he lived in Monroe, N.Y. before moving to Midland Park, ...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Ferris’ Pereira works his way to becoming premier pitcher
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A year ago, Elijah Pereira suddenly emerged as one of the best pitchers in Hudson County. As a junior, Pereira took on most of the top teams in the county and was highly successful. But having a ye...