Drug education/rehabilitation
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Dear Editor: Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones wh...
The United States needs to secure its borders
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Dear Editor: Responding to Mr. Oakley’s letter of June 4, you can’t believe everything you read in the papers, especially when Mr. Oakley uses fake news or just plain wrong facts like, “Although th...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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West New York man fatally stabbed in Guttenberg A West New York man was fatally stabbed in Guttenberg last Friday evening, according to a press release from the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office. A...
50 years since the Summer of Love
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Dear Editor: This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love.” From an historical perspective, the “Summer of Love” wasn’t very “lovely.” Global civil unrest, racial tensions in the U...
City’s contract with Suez
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Dear Editor: Mayor Zimmer’s comments about “postponing a positive result for political reasons would be irresponsible.” don’t seem to make a lot of sense. Jumping into a contract that guarantees a ...
A special guest at Romano kickoff
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Talk about getting off on the wrong foot. The kickoff of Anthony Romano’s Hoboken mayoral campaign July 24 was a perfect example. Apparently unbeknownst to Romano, former Union City Deputy Police C...
Grand Street Bike Friendly
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Dear Editor: The public is probably not aware of the Jersey City Grand Street Concept Development which really is code for the city’s plans on turning Grand St into another friendly street for bike...
BRIEFS
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Union City police officer dies in multi-vehicle crash; third loss to department in seven months The Union City Police Department lost an officer in a multi-vehicle crash Thursday, July 27, accordin...
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 am a very religious person. I feel very lost with regard to what ...