WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Sires named as ranking member of Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere  Rep. Albio Sires has been selected by his peers on the House Foreign Affairs Committee to serve as the ranking member of the Sub...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Library offers free classes to prepare for citizenship test The Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center will once again offer civics classes to local library patrons to help them prepa...
Christie for president?
Jan 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
You have to wonder what Christopher Christie is going to do when he stops being governor in 2018. Regardless of how he pitched the State of the State address this week to make it look like he had a...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I have always been a religious person. I attend mass several times a week. I have often prayed for others. Now I am sick and have been asking God for help, but I don’t feel an...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
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Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...
WHITTON, CAROLINE EDNA
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A funeral service was held Jan. 9 for Caroline Edna Whitton, 94, of Weehawken. She passed away Jan. 4. She was born in Bridgeport, Conn. and lived in Weehawken for most of her life. Caroline was a ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen woman sentenced to 20 years in stabbing death of deli owner A judge in Hudson County Superior Court sentenced a North Bergen woman to 20 years in prison for her part in the stabbing de...