JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
25-year tax break, $20M bonds granted to residential towers near mall Despite opposition from two council members and several residents, and driven by a flood of union workers who turned out to exp...
Bruins look to maintain winning tradition
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The Bruins of North Bergen are coming off a 7-3 season where they made yet another appearance in the NJSIAA state playoffs, losing to Hackensack in the first round of the North Jersey Section 1, Gr...
Trouble in paradise?
Aug 23, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The last few weeks have showed significant turmoil behind the scenes in the administration of Mayor Steven Fulop . One of the key signs has been the change of official spokespeople for Jersey City....
Shakespeare in the Park a great success
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Dear Editor: Sunday, Aug. 9, Mile Square Theatre ended its open-air production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Frank Sinatra Park. We were blessed with perfect weather over the three-week run, and ...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
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Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
Secure choice is good for workers, good for business
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Dear Editor: Right now, the NJ Legislature is working on the NJ Secure Choice Savings Program Act, which would help the more than 1.7 million working New Jerseyans who don’t have access to a retire...
Shame on you "Ms. Kelly"
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Excuse me, Megyn Kelly: America is nearly $20 Trillion in debt, Iran soon to have nukes; ISIS is chopping off Americans' heads and burning people alive in cages; Christians are being slaughtered by...
Let’s bring back the Monarch Butterfly to Union City
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Permit me to lead this letter with gratitude to this newspaper for publishing my letters about the plight of the Monarch Butterfly. At 1:45 p.m. on August 10, Megan's small butterfly g...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 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 am writing to you, Dr. Norquist, because no one else has been ab...
LANDISI, RITA NILAN
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered on Aug. 20 at Our Lady of Libera Church, West New York, for Rita Nilan Landisi, 91, of West New York. She passed away Aug. 18. She was a retired department store manager ...