ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Hoboken’s Germain picks up where he left off
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
There were no lay-ups in the 2016 high school football schedule for the Redwings of Hoboken High School, no games that the players could circle on the slate and say they were going to be walks in t...
Addressing the needs of people with disabilities
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) reached its 26th Anniversary on July 26, we must of course celebrate this monumental achievement and the paths it has opened up,...
Candidates need to take a stand on Social Security
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Dear Editor: Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our nation. One way to demonstrate they have what it takes to be pres...
Back to school food
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year starting, parents' to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies, and school food. That's right - school food! In past years, ou...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column. ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I had a difficult childhood. As a child, my mother would never be ...
VASQUEZ, LUIS ALBERTO
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
“Louie,” 33, passed away suddenly Sunday, Sept. 11 at his Jersey City home. He was a proud Red Wing when he graduated from Hoboken High School in 2001. He was a devoted son and loving brother, and ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Saint Anthony High School announces it may close The Saint Anthony High School Board of Trustees have announced that the school may close in June 2017 unless $10 to $20 million can be raised within...
BRIEFS
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Free 12-week NAMI course for families of those with depression, bipolar The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is offering a free educational, 12-week course for families of individuals dia...
TASTY TIDBITS
North Bergen boxer Rojas, a US Army corporal, wins two amateur tourneys
Football musings; Character No. 9; Hudson Hall of Fame dinner Thursday
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Five years ago, Timothy Rojas decided to make a major decision in his life, when he enlisted in the United States Army. The North Bergen resident wanted to be like his father, Freddie , who was a m...
Don’t use your new Galaxy Note 7 on NJ Transit
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
NEWARK — Due to a recall of the recent phone and tablet Samsung Galaxy Note7, NJ Transit has issued a statement following safety concerns raised by Samsung about its Galaxy Note7. NJ Transit is str...