A quiet place to read
Library opens room for studying, learning about town history
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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The North Bergen Main Library opened a new quiet reading room on Tuesday, Oct. 11. Commissioners, officials, and library patrons attended the ribbon cutting. The new room is covered with historical...
Hoboken first responders give thanks for support in train crash aftermath
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Dear Editor: On Thursday Sept. 29 at 8:45 a.m., every working Hoboken Police, Fire and EMS unit responded to the NJ Transit Train Terminal for a reported train accident. The accident left over one ...
Hudson County driving
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Dear Editor: After living in Union City for the past 10 years and crossing the Heights through Union City and North Bergen twice a day to commute to my job in Bergen County, I have learned the rule...
Secaucus’ kiddie corps backfield
Other notable grid performances; Character No. 5; top fives
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The Secaucus High School football team snapped a two-game losing streak with a resounding 45-13 victory over Ridgefield last Friday night. That alone isn’t newsworthy. But what it is impressive abo...
Standing room only
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You would think someone was giving out free popcorn, considering the number of political bigwigs standing in line to throw their support to Phil Murphy, particularly now that Jersey City Mayor Stev...
Volunteer tax return preparers needed in Essex and Hudson counties
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Dear Editor: Tax-Aide is a nationwide program of the IRS and AARP, which provides tax return preparation services, particularly for low income taxpayers and the elderly. In Essex and Hudson Countie...
Audrey Aberg of Weehawken participates in exciting Summer Science Research
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Congratulations to Audrey Aberg for participating in Summer Science Research through the University at Albany's University in the High School Program! The University at Albany has sponsored the Sci...
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Federal investigators release preliminary report on Hoboken train The National Transportation Safety Board released it preliminary report Thursday on the investigation into the Sept 29 train crash ...
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Gluten free, allergy free expo this weekend A “Gluten Free and Allergen Friendly Expo” will take place Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 15 and 16, at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus. Attende...
Shivers more than just a baseball star
St. Anthony junior makes name for himself on gridiron
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Bernard Shivers makes no bones about what he sees himself as. “I’m a baseball player,” said Shivers, the St. Anthony High School junior who pitched the Friars to victory over Hudson Catholic in the...