HOBOKEN BRIEFS
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dana Wefer re-elected as Hoboken Housing Authority board chair Dana Wefer was re-elected as the chairwoman of the Hoboken Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, the seven-member volunteer body t...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Local officials and unions oppose NJ Transit fair hike and service cuts Mayor Steven M. Fulop joined the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) on May 14 in their fight against NJ Transit’s proposed 9 per...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Weehawken’s Rodriguez gets comfortable with new surroundings
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Brian Rodriguez was 16 years old when his family moved from their native Dominican Republic to their new home in Weehawken. “It was very different for me,” Rodriguez said. “In the Dominican Republi...
Not a year for anti-incumbents
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Former state Senator Bernard Kenny once pointed out that any election is really two elections: the one that happens before election day, the other on election day itself. In the first part, candida...
What’s next?
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Nothing new under the sun, claimed Ecclesiastes, and maybe, then, a long time ago, when life crept along at a slower pace, there wasn't. But there is now, in Hoboken. When you walk dow...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m at a turning point in my life, and I’m not sure what to do. I guess fear gets in my way. My business (a small retail store) has been changing for awhile. I guess people don’t...
SAURO, MARIA N.
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A funeral mass was offered May 15 at the St. Francis RCC, Hoboken, for Maria N. “Mary” Sauro, 87. She passed away peacefully at the Atrium Jersey City on May 10. Born in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico to D...
‘Click It or Ticket’ seat belt enforcement campaign runs May 18 to 31
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Law enforcement officers from the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office will crack down on unbuckled motorists and passengers as part of the national “Click it or Ticket” campaign. Beginni...
‘Blazin Hot Challenge’ pits police against firefighters on May 17
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SECAUCUS - Secaucus Police PBA Local 84 is taking on the Fire Department in the “Blazin Hot Challenge” on Sunday May 17 at Buffalo Wild Wings. Anyone who dines in the restaurant from 11 a.m. to 11 ...
First ever Sacco 5K Charity Fun Run to be held on Saturday
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NORTH BERGEN – Nearly 500 local runners of all skill levels will have a chance to traverse a unique course with breathtaking Manhattan views, all while contributing to a worthy cause during the Nic...