Touring hospitals
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Jersey City Mayor Steven M. Fulop (center) greets a delegation of Chinese hospital doctors and administrators who are touring the United States to visit leading American hospitals. The delegation c...
Who will become next?
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Dear Editor: In an affront to all Americans and in defiance of the intent of our Constitution’s 18th and 19th amendment addressing voters’ rights, “voter suppression” continues and intensifies in a...
Wheeling across the nation
Jersey City man bicycles to California for a cause
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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High winds greeted Henry Greenfield in late October as he made his way through Kansas on his bicycle. Struggling with hearing loss for all of his 23 years, Greenfield started his trip to Culver Cit...
Dumplings in disguise
Halloween babies on display at Ragamuffin Parade
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Hoboken’s 2014 Halloween Ragamuffin Parade went off without a hitch — though not without a witch. Or two. The annual march down Washington Street on Oct. 31 featured floats, freaks, and the Hoboken...
The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 3
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Dear Editor: Smooth and safe traffic flow requires that impediments to that flow be minimized. The proposed Washington Street redesign presented at the Oct. 8 City Council meeting includes “curb ex...
Season of giving
Fundraising event launches campaign against homelessness
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Meteorologists are forecasting another brutal winter this year. Imagine you have no house or apartment to go to. That’s the case for all too many individuals in Hudson County and elsewhere. And tha...
Parades, pumpkins, and haunted houses
North Bergen pulls out the stops for Halloween
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Screams and maniacal laughter could be heard from blocks away as hundreds of residents crowded the sidewalks around the high school after dark on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Inside could be found wandering z...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...
City’s lack of attention
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Dear Editor: Last spring the city did a street improvement project along Newark Avenue from Summit Avenue west to Tonnelle. New sidewalks were installed and that job was a mess. New street lights w...
O’KEEFE, FLORENCE
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Funeral mass was performed Nov. 3 at St. John the Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Florence O’Keefe, 85, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away Oct. 31. Florence was a retired supervis...