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1 hr ago | The Hudson Reporter

Freedom isn't free Weehawken students learn about military sacrifice at Bayonne museum

Weehawken students listen attentively to Joseph Fredericks, 90, a World War II veteran, who spoke about his work for the Office of Strategic Services, the predecessor of the CIA.

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Related Topix: Weehawken, NJ, Bayonne, NJ, Life, Veteran Affairs, Jersey City, NJ

5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

USTF-certified 5K run/walk in Liberty State Park to benefit...

Sugartown Bakery Cafe of Jersey City is organizing the Sugartown Charity 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, July 20, to benefit WomenRising and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Hudson County.

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Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ, Hoboken, NJ

9 hrs ago | The Hudson Reporter

$512M county budget passed Tax burden mainly hits Jersey City and Hoboken; Weehawken modestly

Although not as bad as first anticipated, Hoboken still got hit hardest with the percent of taxes it must pay to fund the newly passed $512 million county budget this year.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ, Weehawken, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Bayonne, NJ

13 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Secrets of award-winning science projects to be shared with teachers at NJCU workshop

This summer, local science teachers will be students for a day, as they examine the nuts and bolts of successful science research projects.

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Related Topix: New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

18 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

2 arrested in Fairview after car chase through Bergen and two other counties

Two Newark men were arrested in Fairview following a car chase that started in Newark around 10:40 p.m., State Police said.

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Related Topix: North Bergen, NJ

21 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Bayonne Times front and back page news: Wednesday July 9

Cornelius Parker, a Jersey City icon and civil rights leader, died at age 98. Mayor Steve Fulop is being criticized over MUA contracts.

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Related Topix: Bayonne, NJ, Jersey City, NJ

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Hudson Reporter

Teachers nominated for Grammy Foundation award

Three teachers from Hudson County schools are among a total of 222 music teachers nationwide that have been announced as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by The Recording Academy and the Grammy Foundation.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ, Bayonne, NJ, Jersey City, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Two Hudson County athletes preparing for Rugged Maniac 5K obstacle race

Follow @JJournalSports Rugged Maniac races are held all across the country, but the tour stops in New Jersey this weekend at Raceway Park in Englishtown.

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Related Topix: Englishtown, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Union City, NJ

NJ.com

Hudson County officials reviewing contract of vendor owner charged in gambling sting

Hudson County officials are looking into whether the recent arrest of the owner a Jersey City auto body shop in a gambling ring probe should have an impact on whether his company can continue to be a county contractor, officials said today.

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Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ, Freehold, NJ, Bergen County, NJ, Bayonne, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Resource event for Sandy victims tonight in Hoboken

New Jersey Assemblyman Carmelo Garcia, D-Hoboken, is teaming up with several non-profits tonight to offer resources for victims of Superstorm Sandy.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ

The Jersey Journal

State DOT looking to make deadly stretch of Route 3 in North Bergen safer

The state Department of Transportation is planning to address a deadly section of roadway in North Bergen where three people died last week, a spokesman said.

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Related Topix: North Bergen, NJ, East Windsor, NJ

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Patch.com

PSE&G Plans Major Gas Line Upgrades for Hoboken

PSE&G will begin a project this month to upgrade 60 percent of Hoboken's gas lines as part of the Energy Strong program.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ, Home Gardening, Home

The Jersey Journal

Letter: Fulop full of empty promises

Fulop officially became mayor of Jersey City on July 1, 2013. The Jersey Journal's has published "A Look Back At Fulop's First Year" and how City Hall is Filled with allies, donors and campaign vets.

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Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ, Opinion

The Jersey Journal

Hoboken hosts first City of Water Day

The city of Hoboken is teaming up with the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance for its first City of Water Day on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Weehawken, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Authorities seek public's help in identifying body of woman found in Hudson River

A woman's body was found floating in the Hudson River in West New York on Friday morning.

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Related Topix: West New York, NJ, Weehawken, NJ

The Hudson Reporter

McNair graduate murdered on Lembeck Street

Christopher Lemoine, a 19-year-old graduate of McNair High School, was found dead of a gun shot wound near Lembeck Avenue on July 3. Lemoine graduated in 2012, after which he attended Rutgers University in Newark.

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Related Topix: Newark, NJ, Jersey City, NJ

Asbury Park Press

Christie in Keansburg for home-elevation update

Gov. Chris Christie makes an announcement and gives an update about the home elevation program, 10:30 a.m. at a private residence in Keansburg.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Keansburg, NJ, Cory Booker, Hoboken, NJ, Union City, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Meadowlands tax relief for Secaucus and North Bergen

A pair of Hudson County municipalities are receiving some long-awaited relief from a regional tax sharing program they have been funding for over 40 years.

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Related Topix: Secaucus, NJ, North Bergen, NJ, Chris Christie, US Governors, Bergen County, NJ

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Hudson Reporter

Counting the homeless This year's number shows decline, but how to help those who remain?

Homelessness can be visible such as this small camp near Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City or invisible as people sleep at homes of friends or family.

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Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ, North Bergen, NJ, Bayonne, NJ

The Hudson Reporter

Turner sworn in Council and mayor start four more years

At noon on Tuesday, Town Hall hosted a swearing-in for Mayor Richard Turner and four Township Council members, who were re-elected in May for four more years.

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Related Topix: Weehawken, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Hoboken, NJ

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