Heroine addicts
Breathless fans meet Hunger Games: Catching Fire stars in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
The first arrivals showed up at five in the afternoon to stake out their place in line. The location: Walmart in Secaucus. The occasion: the midnight release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the...
How the hurricane hurt
Study reveals Superstorm Sandy’s impact on seniors and the disabled
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Even on a good day, when their lives are not overwhelmed by events that they cannot control, senior citizens and the disabled are often confronted by the threat of depression. So when disasters str...
Starting spring with a healthy diet
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Dear Editor: After several months of crippling snowstorms and flooding, I really look forward to spring weather, green grass, and flowers in bloom. The advent of spring is also a great opportunity ...
Copycats
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Dear Editor: Al Sullivan’s article, “Marathon council meeting postpones Senate Place abatement,” stated my concerns on the city’s policy of buying an abatement based on Tiers. This council is copyi...
NJCTS celebrates 10th anniversary
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Dear Editor: The New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS), the nation's first Center of Excellence dedicated toward helping individuals and families affected by the of...
UMEK, BARTOLOMEUS S.
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A funeral service took place April 1 for Bartolomeus S. Umek, 69, of Union City. He passed away March 26. He was born in West New York and lived most of his life in Union City. He was a police offi...
Vegetarians live longer
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Dear Editor: This week's Time Magazine cites several reasons for vegetarians living longer. The article was prompted by a report in American Medical Association's Internal Medicine that a vegetaria...
Renowned spine surgeon, Joshua Rovner MD, joins the staff of the Spine and Sports Health Center
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Joshua Rovner MD, a board certified spine surgeon who uses the most advanced surgical techniques to treat complex neck and back conditions, has joined the staff of The Spine and Sports Health Cente...
Battle for control of the county
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Six of nine freeholder seats are being contested in the June Democratic primary. Two freeholders have decided (supposedly of their own volition) not to run for reelection. Three incumbents are bein...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Students disciplined after Dickinson HS fight Jersey City school officials have announced that 16 students who were allegedly involved in a brawl at Dickinson High School on March 27 will be punish...