Whither the phone book?
Some are still distributed in our area – but do kids even know how to use them?
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Jailyne Aguilar, 17, a junior at Bayonne High School, knows what a phone book is, but she has only used it once. “It was a very long time ago,” she said. It was seven years ago, to be exact – when ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Weehawken tax bills highest in county in 2014 Property owners in Weehawken paid the highest average total property taxes, at $12,250 per tax bill, in Hudson County in 2014, according to figures rel...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Commissioner Ferraro announces upcoming retirement at end of term “Representing the people of North Bergen for the last 16 years has been a wonderful, enlightening and truly rewarding experience,” ...
I will
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Dear Editor: I am proud to announce Plan One of my agenda if elected to the Jersey City Municipal Council. There are many times in which candidates run and gives a vague explanation of a plan. That...
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Munoz withdraws from commissioner race Former Freeholder Jose Munoz says he won’t run for the Board of Commissioners in the May elections. “At this time, following much activity in my personal life...
Freedom of the press in France and the U.S.
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Dear Editor: We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of the press. Meat industry fanatics in...
Affordable health coverage in Hudson County – time is running out
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Dear Editor: What’s in your wallet that you value most? A health insurance card, along with the security and peace of mind that quality, affordable coverage brings with it, should be near the top o...
Stack puts rumors and gossip to rest
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Dear Editor: I write this letter to clarify and put to rest any rumors or gossip concerning my relationship with North Bergen Mayor/State Senator Nick Sacco. I can tell you, both Mayor Sacco and I ...
Bloggers get off free
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Satirist Lenny Bruce said it best. “Satire is tragedy plus time. You give it enough time, the public, the reviewers will allow you to satirize it. Which is rather ridiculous, when you think about i...