WEST NEW YORK BRIEFS
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Hudson County CASA needs volunteers Are you interested in helping children in the foster care system? If so, Hudson County CASA is currently recruiting volunteers to advocate for the best interests...
Plea for action on Alzheimer's funding
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Dear Editor: Currently more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, including approximately 170,000 here in New Jersey. Those numbers will skyrocket by mid-century as the baby...
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Hoboken’s Mercado has game to remember against Memorial
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It was going to be a senior year to remember for Hoboken’s Josh Mercado . After all, it was Mercado who was the hero in last year’s Hoboken football state championship, making the big plays down th...
Confusing election
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Nearly 86,000 people went to the polls this week in Hudson County to vote in municipal, county and federal elections, the results of which will become tea leaves to read for future elections. Next ...
Jersey City Medical Center recognized as a "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality"
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Jersey City Medical Center – Barnabas Health was recognized as a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesb...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Veterans Day commemoration in Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Council cordially invite everyone to join them as Weehawken commemorates Veterans Day at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Nine PA police officers fired, three suspended as result of Hoboken bar incident The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced on Nov. 7 that its Office of Inspector General (OIG) has con...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Vainieri elected freeholder Democrat Anthony Vainieri was elected as Freeholder of District Eight on Tuesday, Nov. 4. At press time the number of votes cast for him was 8,542, representing 75 perce...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Man dies in freak accident A worker delivering gypsum board to a construction site on Christopher Columbus Drive on Monday, Nov. 3, was struck in the head by a 1-pound tape measure and died shortly...