TASTY TIDBITS
Glover gives back to the kids of Jersey City
Union City’s Kelly commits to Syracuse
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The kids of Jersey City, who were participating in a free football camp, had no idea that they were in the presence of a legend. To them, the guy organizing the camp was just some older gentleman w...
The circus comes to town – sort of
Kids learn circus skills right in the center of Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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“Keep your knees soft, hold my hands, don’t look down,” Guinevere DiPiazza said. “Just try to keep your eyes up. Eventually, you get a feel for it. Eventually, kids get going on this on their own.”...
Bittersweet day
High Tech students sad to leave high school, happy to be moving forward
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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More than 150 students graduated from High Tech High School, the public county high school based in North Bergen, on June 27. Their day could be described in one word: transitions. While many of th...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: How do I know when I’ve found the man who is right for me? I’ve been in several long-term relationships in my 33 years, all of which I initially thought were the one for me. That...
Pray for our city
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Dear Editor: Today is a sad day in the City of Jersey City. Unfortunately, we lost one of our own. Officer Melvin Santiago was killed in the line of duty while protecting and serving the community....
Hello from AFS Intercultural Programs!
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Dear Editor: As a member of your community, I value sharing opportunities that positively affect the world. I volunteer with AFS-USA, a trusted leader in intercultural high school student exchange ...
Farewell Frank Grasso
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Farewell dinner to Frank Grasso, coach, teacher, principal and mentor. Frank Grasso in picture at rear standing with brother Danny at left. Frank Grasso coached Saint Joseph’s High School West New ...
EXTRA INNINGS
Jersey City’s Roman living large in Montana
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Can a kid from Jersey City get any further away from home than spending the summer in the mountains of Billings, Montana? Well, that’s where Fabian Roman is this summer, pitching with the Billings ...
Senseless
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Dear Editor: Officer Melvin Santiago did not serve in my small town. He served on the mean streets of Jersey City where he lost his life in the line of duty to a deranged thug who claimed with high...