TRAINA, ANTHONY F.
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A funeral mass was held July 1 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Anthony F. Traina, 68. He died June 27 at Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark. A lifelong Jersey City resident, he was the son of the l...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Alleged marijuana growing operation dismantled last weekend Secaucus police dismantled an alleged marijuana growing operation and seized weapons last weekend. Police conducted a search in Harmon Co...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken council to consider 30-year abatement deal with developer that includes givebacks At its next meeting on Wednesday, July 6, the City Council will consider a 30-year PILOT (Payment In Lieu o...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City Heights will get 24-hour bus service Mayor Steven M. Fulop and NJ Transit officials announced last week expanded and improved service for the No. 119 bus that provides transportation fr...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Jitney driver found not guilty in crash that killed infant After a jitney accident caused the death of a baby girl from North Bergen in 2013, the driver of the vehicle has been found not guilty. On...
Those who would be mayor?
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The signs started cropping up around Jersey City more than a month ago: “Look for Boggiano in 2017.” Ward C Councilman Richard Boggiano reportedly will be running for mayor in 2017, part of a full ...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
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Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...
Accomplishments
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Dear Editor: With another school year ending, I wanted to take a moment to thank all of the individuals who make our public school communities great places for our children to learn and excel acade...
Random acts of violence
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Dear Editor: I am deeply saddened by the mass shooting that took place in Orlando, Florida at a gay nightclub. This most recent act is considered to be one of the worst shootings in American histor...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I have a neighbor who talks about me to the other people...