HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken Housing Authority Commissioner resigns According to council documents, Dana Wefer of the Hoboken Housing Authority’s board of commissioners is resigning from her post. “This letter is to in...
Up for grabs in Hoboken
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Physics tells us: nature abhors a vacuum. Over the last two weeks since Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer declared she will not seek reelection in November, we learned politics also abhors a vacuum as well...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
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Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
ZWAIN, HAROLD
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A graveside service took place July 5 at Beth Israel Cemetery in Woodbridge for Harold Zwain, 92. He passed away peacefully on July 2. A father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, he lived in Jers...
Educating to save our democracy
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Dear Editor: John Dewey, perhaps America’s greatest education philosopher, ought to be a household name. As familiar to average folks as Kim Kardashian is. OK, maybe I’m dreaming a little too big! ...
EXTRA INNINGS
One last high school baseball game for Zayas, McDermott
Former Hoboken and St. Anthony coach Matthews named NJSBCA Man of Year
by Jim Hague
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Matt McDermott wanted one last shot to wear the colors he wore proudly for the last four years. “I loved my time at [St. Peter’s] Prep,” McDermott said. “It was a tough year. We didn’t finish out t...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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PATH system to see increase in ridership due to Amtrak upgrades NJ Transit announced an adjusted travel plan in spring for commuters to and from Penn Station as Amtrak will be repairing tracks from...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
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Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
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West New York road paving will run throughout the summer West New York, in conjunction with Public Service Energy & Gas, will mill and pave roads throughout the summer that have undergone work thro...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Palisades Medical Center announces acting president The Board of Governors for Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center announced on July 6 that Dr. Anthony J. Passannante Jr. has become...