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Weehawken’s Ricciardi writes fantasy baseball book
Baseball and softball recaps and top Fives; new grid coaches next week
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Weehawken native Benny Ricciardi has always been fascinated with the world of fantasy sports. “I guess I’ve been playing fantasy since I was 14 years old,” said Ricciardi, now a 36-year-old father ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Join the town’s Easter Egg Hunt Mayor Nicholas Sacco and the North Bergen Free Public Library invite all kids to an Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, April 15 at 1 p.m. at the main...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Discolored water still seen throughout the city last week Because of routine maintenance on the Jersey City aqueduct on the evening of April 6, residents were still seeing discolored water last wee...
Justice is the law for St. Anthony
Do-everything pitcher/infielder has opening week to remember
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After a highly successful freshman season as a pitcher and shortstop for the St. Anthony High School baseball team a year ago, Justice Ramirez was raring to go as the 2017 season began last week. “...
Resignation fever
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Bayonne and Hoboken have something in common this week. In both towns, someone asked for the resignation of a Board of Education trustee, over alleged in appropriate behavior. This is relatively ne...
Thank you Representative Donald Payne Jr
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Dear Editor: On behalf of the thousands of AARP members and their families in his Congressional district, we thank Representative Donald Payne Jr. for listening to his constituents and opposing the...
Equally aggressive action against property owners who ignores snow removal and dog dropping
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Dear Editor: Kudos to Mayor Zimmer for advocating an increase in fines for property owners who ignore sidewalk snow removal ordinances, and for the practice of issuing summons every 24 hours when s...
PRATO, JANICE
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A funeral mass was offered April 15 Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for Janice Prato, 69, of North Bergen. She passed away April 5. Janice grew up in West New York and was a graduate of St...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Hudson County CASA is seeking volunteers Learn how to become a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteer and help foster children find safe and permanent homes. The next information session...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am a very religious person. I feel very lost with regard to what I should be doing with my life. I’ve been asking God, praying for direction, but I haven’t received any answ...