David Rebovich used to buy and read between four and six newspapers daily. On his way to the college each morning, he'd stop in at the Reading Center in Hamilton. John Strycharz remembers...
Funeral services for Dr. Rebovich will be held at 9AM on Wednesday at the Costello Funeral Home in Woodbridge, with buriel at the St. Nicholas Church in Perth Amboy. A viewing will be held on Monday from 7 to 9 p.m., and Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.Read More >
Drawing a contrast between himself and his opponents, Toms River Councilman Carmine Inteso, Jr., promises that serving as mayor will be his only job if he's elected. Inteso is a Republican running as an Independent against Democrat Richard Strada and Republican Thomas Kelaher.Read More >
Assemblyman Michael Panter beat him once - but not by much in their last mano-a-mano in the 12th District. Now Republican Declan O'Scanlon's back, and challenging Panter's record as a reformer, which the Little Silver councilman says is substantially over-rated.Read More >
Assemblyman Reed Gusciora, who is leading a grass roots campaign in New Jersey to draft Al Gore for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination, says that the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to the former Vice President is "one more demanding reason" why Gore should run for President.Read More >
At a pep talk at a Barack Obama canvassing event in Jersey City today, U.S. Rep. Steve Rothman, Obama’s northeast regional co-chair, had a friendlier audience than at last month’s Democratic State Convention.
At the convention, when Rothman took the podium to stump for Obama (and some would say knock Sen. Hillary Clinton), he drew scattered applause and some boos from an audience that had just hours before heard Clinton give a rousing speech. Obama didn’t attend. This time, his audience was made up of about 60 Obama volunteers, who met in Van Vorst Park before going door to door to hear pep talks from two of Obama’s most prominent New Jersey supporters: Rothman and Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy.
Today’s event in Jersey City had a counterpart in Camden County, where State Senator and Congressional candidate John Adler, an early Obama backer, was called in to rally the supporters.Read More >
ATLANTIC CITY – The Democratic Party’s presumptive gubernatorial nominee officially tapped Jason O’Donnell as chairman of the state party.Read More >
Morning News Digest: Friday, May 17, 2013 By Matthew Arco Smith intends to fight for HCDO seat as Bernie Kenny's name re-emerges in Fulop era Mayor Jerry Healy’s loss Tuesday night inevitably triggered intra-party discussions about consequences to the Hudson County...
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By Tedford J. Taylor No topic is a less likely conversation-starter than our eventual deaths. Still, there is a lot to talk about. When polled, about 90 percent of people presented with end-of-life scenarios prefer the prospect of dying at home with... Read More >
“You represent the grit and tenacity that make Jersey City special. Thank you for believing in this great American experiment called democracy.” - Jersey City Mayor-elect Steve Fulop, to supporters at his victory party last night.- PolitickerNJ.com
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