NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Haunted house at the Kennedy library on Oct. 29 The Kennedy Branch of the North Bergen Free Public Library will host its second annual Halloween Celebration on Wednesday, Oct. 29 from 4 to 6 p.m. T...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Food pantry to hold benefit concert and dinner Sunday Oct. 26 In Jesus Name, a faith-based food pantry in Hoboken, will hold a benefit concert this Sunday, Oct. 26 at 5 p.m. at St. Matthew Trinity ...
Trouble in Fulop’s paradise
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Speculation has raged over who leaked the damaging information that led to the resignation of Muhammed Akil as chief of staff to Mayor Steven Fulop . Most agree it was an inside job, someone who ha...
Alonso’s abortion issue is irrelevant to freeholder’s race
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After serious consideration and research, I vote for the candidate I feel is the most qualified for the position. After reading the articles in the Community News regarding the positio...
Number duplication, ebola and geopolitical life/death decisions
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have always found the subject of number duplication to be fascinating. If you were to take $1 double it and each successive day each dollar doubled itself you would in thirty short d...
Helping to prevent tragedies
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Newark community was rattled once again by a fatal fire on Saturday, October 11. The fire, which occurred on Oakland Terrace, was responsible for the deaths of a mother and grandmo...
Braddock Park diversion: A bad idea for preschoolers, teachers and park lovers.
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the 10/19/14 North Bergen Reporter, Town Administrator Chris Pianese is reported as saying the North Bergen preschool trailers in Braddock Park are "tucked away, it's secluded, it's...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I don’t know if you’ve written about this topic before but I bet a lot of people can relate to it. I’m talking about money and my lack of it. I got a new job last year that pays ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Festival of Lights to be held on Oct. 25 For the first time, Jersey City will have a festival of Lights sponsored by the Saraswati Cultural Association in collaboration with Jersey City Cultural Af...
UPDATE: Brandt School student in Hoboken has enterovirus, city confirms
Oct 24, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- A student at the Brandt elementary school in Hoboken has been diagnosed by a doctor as having a strain of the enterovirus, city spokesman Juan Melli confirmed on Friday evening. However,...