Everything old is new again

The legendary rock band The Kinks certainly didn’t have Jersey City in mind when they sang, “It’s a mixed up muddled up shook up...

Guadagno runs for governor, and away from Christie

Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno kicked off her long expected campaign for the Republican nomination for governor last week, and like so many Republicans before...

Three tickets in Hoboken?

As Yogi Berra once said, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” That’s how the upcoming mayoral election looks in Hoboken these days, suggesting it will...

The ups and downs of paying taxes in Union City

The old saying is that you can’t escape death or taxes. But based on a recent experience in Union City, paying taxes may be a...

In Tune with June!

She’s an actress, a producer, and director – and she’s good-looking, too. I first became aware of Natalie Portman when she won her first...

Hold the presses!

At a time when a greater number of people get their news via the internet, posting public notices to a website instead of in...

Getting even with the media

There is an old adage, sometimes attributed to Mark Twain, warning politicians who go after the press for writing unflattering stories: “Never argue with...
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