AFSCME Local 2262 president is an exceptional man
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Dear Editor: On Oct. 14, there was an election at Dickinson High School for Local 2262 of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO (AFSCME). It was a great victory...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Holiday drive going on now for families in need The North Bergen Emergency Relief Program is hosting a holiday drive for families in need throughout the township. Items will be collected through De...
Lucked out in Hoboken
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When Mayor Dawn Zimmer decided not to push ahead with her rolling revaluation program in Hoboken, she did her opposition on the City Council a big favor. Although the council is split five to four ...
Cardiac catheterization benefits patients
Many are unaware because doctors don’t offer it
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Most patients who undergo cardiac catheterization – where a long, thin flexible tube called a catheter is inserted into a blood vessel and threaded to the heart to diagnose and treat certain heart ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: My daughter is grown and out of the house and even married. We had a rough relationship when she was a teenager but we have become increasingly close over the past few years. She...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken-Weehawken bike share held up by FCC review of ‘smart bike’ technology Hoboken and Weehawken’s joint bike share program must wait until March 2015 while the Federal Communications Commission...
VANDERWEERDEN, GERARDA R.
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A funeral service took place Nov. 28 for Gerarda R. VanDerWeerden (Cherry) of Hoboken. She passed away Nov. 23 at her home in Hoboken. Gerarda was born in the Netherlands and came to settle in the ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Autism-friendly Christmas event on Dec. 13 Kerry Magro, a national speaker on autism, will host a Dec. 13 event for the autism community as part of Jersey City’s Four Day JC Fun Raiser. Santa’s Elf...
Local trio head to NJSIAA football finals
Prep, Lincoln, St. Anthony all shoot for gridiron glory
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The high school football season all comes down to one weekend, one special three-day Hudson County smorgasbord of pigskin pride for three local teams. It has a chance to be a weekend to remember, a...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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C.A.S.T. member Pat DeFerrari dies Patricia “Pat” DeFerrari (nee Pero) passed away suddenly on Saturday, Nov. 29 at age 74. A resident of Secaucus her whole life, DeFerrari co-founded the town’s Co...