Sweeney: caught in the middle with Christie and Norcross
Aug 14, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The idea of saving Atlantic City by establishing it as a Mecca for gambling may not have been a completely original idea when former Union City Mayor Bill Musto had it decades ago. But as a state l...
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...
Questions about road repair shutdown in NJ
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Dear NJ Assembly and Senate: I recently received a property tax hike for my home in NJ. Taking the economy we live in today, plus the fact that my wife and I live on a fixed income, I was immediate...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column.)   Dear Dr. Norquist:    I love how good I feel when I’m newly in love with someone, my...
PAGNOZZI, ANNA MARIA
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A funeral service was held Aug. 11 for Anna Maria Pagnozzi, 72, of North Bergen. She passed away Aug. 8. She was the wife of Gaetano A. Pagnozzi; mother of Rosanna Carlucci and her husband Anthony,...
Jersey City resident victorious in bridge championship
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JERSEY CITY -- Zhuo “Jimmy” Wang of Jersey City claimed victory at the Mini Spingold I 0-5000 event at the Summer North American Bridge Championships (NABCs), one of the 18 championship-level event...
Cooling centers and water facilities are open
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JERSEY CITY - Mayor Steven Fulop and the Jersey City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) announce that the city is opening three cooling sites from Friday, Aug. 12 to Sunday, Aug. 14 as temperatur...
Cooling centers open until Aug. 14
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NORTH BERGEN -- Due to forecasted high temperatures, three designated cooling centers will be opened this week in North Bergen. The centers will be available from Wednesday, Aug. 10 through Sunday,...
Plans to fund the American Dream Meadowlands
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SECAUCUS – The American Dream Meadowlands, the retail/entertainment complex formerly called Xanadu in East Rutherford, found more funding for its finish on Tuesday, Aug. 9, according to The Record....
Jersey City teen killed, two others shot
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JERSEY CITY -- In what officials believe to be a targeted shooting, a 17-year-old was shot twice in the head on Aug. 18 and two teens were wounded at a community center on Comunipaw Avenue in Jerse...