HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken awarded $11.7M loan for second flood pump Hoboken will receive an $11.7 million state loan to build a second wet weather pump station, the city announced Tuesday. The station will be built ...
Respect caregivers, and those they care for
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Dear Editor: As a college student, the concept of caregiving hasn’t even been a blimp on my radar. When I began my internship at AARP I learned about the extreme challenges caregivers faced. I also...
Fix these passages
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Although the overhaul of the 14th Street Viaduct has been a necessary evil for anyone traveling from Union City/Jersey Heights to Hoboken, statements made by our elected officials are ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’ve always been an anxious person but lately it’s getting worse. I worry that bad things could happen to my children and grandchildren. I worry my daughter could lose her job in...
Whose side is he on?
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Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto admits that he is padding his wallet as a consultant for South Jersey Democratic warlords while serving as Hudson County Democratic chairman. Nothing wrong with hold...
Ashamed
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Dear Editor: The following is a letter to Representative Sires: Dear Representative Sires: The Congress went on vacation for five weeks starting Friday, August 1. The number of very serious problem...
Weehawken kids excel
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Dear Editor: This year, Weehawken High School students exceeded the state and global average for success on Advanced Placement Exams. Forty talented and dedicated students took 83 exams during the ...
State gives blessing to city’s takeover of the parking authority
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The New Jersey Civil Service Commission has approved the City’s request to grant civil service status to Jersey City Parking Authority employees as the city moves forward to abolish t...
Arango named to top state Republican post
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JERSEY CITY -- The Association of New Jersey Republican County Chairs voted on Aug. 13 to elect Hudson County GOP Chairman Jose Arango as the new Chair of Chairs. Arango’s election is a historic mo...
NB Police to participate in statewide Labor Day DWI crackdown
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NORTH BERGEN – Law enforcement officials from North Bergen will be cracking down on drunk drivers as part of the 2014 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign. Beginning Aug. 1...