JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Downtown plaza on Newark Avenue opens next week Mayor Steven Fulop and the Municipal Council announced that street closures, as part of the plan to convert a portion of Newark Avenue into a pedestr...
BRIEFS
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NoHu Int’l Short Film Festival seeking entries for 2014 Submissions are being accepted in all categories for the seventh annual NoHu International Short Film Festival to be held from Oct. 14 to 18 ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Live stand-up comedy to benefit the Secaucus Animal Shelter Support the Secaucus Animal Shelter while having a great time when Joe Loesner presents live stand-up comedy at the Meadowlands Comedy Cl...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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This year’s annual pool party theme is ‘safari’ Don’t miss the annual North Bergen pool party on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. This year’s theme is “safari.” There will be water slides, blow ups, games...
EXTRA INNINGS
Jackie Robinson Mets win 18U RBI World Series championship
Corrections to last week’s Innings feature on card dealer Sheldon
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Two years ago, the Jackie Robinson Little League 18-and-under All-Star team won the Major League Baseball RBI (Rebuilding Baseball in the Inner-City) World Series championship in Minneapolis. So wh...
Union City High School seniors awarded Berkeley College Scholarships
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High school students from Union City have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. The students attend Union City High School. Each year, these scholarships are awarded to high school seni...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I’ve always been an anxious person but lately it’s getting worse. I worry that bad things could happen to my children and grandchildren. I worry my daughter could lose her job in...
Respect caregivers, and those they care for
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Dear Editor: As a college student, the concept of caregiving hasn’t even been a blimp on my radar. When I began my internship at AARP I learned about the extreme challenges caregivers faced. I also...
State gives blessing to city’s takeover of the parking authority
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The New Jersey Civil Service Commission has approved the City’s request to grant civil service status to Jersey City Parking Authority employees as the city moves forward to abolish t...
Arango named to top state Republican post
Aug 15, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The Association of New Jersey Republican County Chairs voted on Aug. 13 to elect Hudson County GOP Chairman Jose Arango as the new Chair of Chairs. Arango’s election is a historic mo...