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Kennedy Dancers launch 40th Anniversary ‘Jersey City Follies’
Mar 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The Kennedy Dancers have announced in celebration of their 40th Anniversary Season the company will present a fundraising gala, “The Jersey City Follies,” on Thursday, May 11, at the ...
Was Artie Lange fired from HBO show after Hoboken arrest?
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Comedian and former Howard Stern sidekick Artie Lange told the press last week that he had been fired from his HBO series “Crashing” after his arrest by Hoboken Police on March 12 for dr...
Bayonne Initiative to honor leaders at March 31 dinner dance
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Initiative (TBI), a community organization, will honor three Leaders of the Community a its annual dinner dance on Friday, March 31, at the Knights of Columbus, 669 Ave. C fro...
Did you miss these stories from Bayonne?
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. The board,...
Nimbus Dance Works performance and gala coming to Jersey City's White Eagle Hall
Mar 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Nimbus Dance Works, the local dance troupe that focuses its work on the intersection between high-level dance and innovative ways of involving communities and audiences, will present ...

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Block grant cuts could impact Hoboken’s neediest
HUD program would be eliminated under Trump proposal
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump’s proposed federal budget would cut $6 billion in funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, eliminating one of the department’s longest running programs, the C...
Hoboken will welcome new middle school principal
High school lockdown explained; Board of Ed approves calendar
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools Superintendent Dr. Christine Johnson announced last week that the Hoboken Middle School’s new principal will be Dr. Sharon Davis. Currently, the middle school is adjoining the high school a...
Book hits the big screen
Movie based on local author’s novel – and starring JC native Nathan Lane -- premieres March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
“Carrie Pilby,” a movie based on the offbeat first novel by Hoboken author Caren Lissner, and starring Jersey City native Nathan Lane, opens the weekend of March 31-April 1 in theaters in New York ...
Broken window, broken trust
Attack on Hudson Pride becomes a concern for more than property
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
More than a pane of glass was shattered on Monday, March 20, when someone smashed in the front window of Hudson Pride Connection in Jersey City. Glass can be fixed, said Michael Billy, an LGBT acti...
A done deal
City to transfer land to LSC, but questions remain
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
High praise clashed with warnings of doom and gloom in front of the City Council on March 22 when true believers in the tech village plans by Liberty Science Center dueled with skeptics. Both sides...
County plans to help immigrants
Freeholders want to amend union contract to help supply needed legal services
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Fearing that immigrants may run out of time to renew or gain legal status under threat from policies imposed by President Donald Trump, members of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders hope to ame...
All-ages tribute to David Bowie
Weehawken residents team up for album fundraiser
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken resident and music producer Stephanie Mayers decided to put her experience to good use by creating a David Bowie tribute album with local and national performers, whose proceeds will go t...
Taste of Weehawken is May 2
Event at Food Court will benefit township library
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Annual Taste of Weehawken returns to the Food Court at Lincoln Harbor on Tuesday, May 2 for the 17th year. The popular culinary event is a fundraiser for the Weehawken Library. Throughout the y...
Local resident’s book hits big screen
‘Carrie Pilby’ movie, based on local author’s novel, premieres March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Carrie Pilby, a movie based on the offbeat novel of the same name written by Hoboken-based author Caren Lissner, opens on March 31 in theaters in New York City, Los Angeles, Bethesda, Md., and Chic...
Tracking abandoned homes
Council moves to join county-wide program registering foreclosed properties
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus took a step towards joining Hudson County’s efforts to track properties in foreclosure and provide services to their owners at the Town Council meeting on March 14. “The Hudson County Divi...
Making stories with kids
Secaucus teacher wins NJ PTA honors at convention
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Thiago Leite knows firsthand the grip a tale can have on someone. As a child growing up in Brazil, his mother would frequently read his favorite book ,”The Little Prince” by Antoine de Saint-Exupér...
Local resident’s book hits big screen
‘Carrie Pilby’ movie premieres this Friday, March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Carrie Pilby, a movie based on the offbeat novel of the same name written by Hoboken-based author (and former Weehawken resident) Caren Lissner, opens the weekend of March 31 in theaters in New Yor...
Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax
Proposes more layoffs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. The board,...
Who cares about the poor?
Trump proposes eliminating antipoverty programs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors across the country have been coming out against the Trump Administration’s recent budget proposal that would eliminate antipoverty programs, most notably Community Development Block Grants (...
PILOT approved for Harbor Pointe Marketplace
Bike share company chosen
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council on Wednesday, March 15, unanimously approved a 30-year PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) agreement with a developer to build a commercial property on the Military Ocean Terminal Bas...
A deal for new cop wheels
Commissioners purchase new SUV’s for town police department
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen’s police officers are set to receive new crime fighting gear for the upcoming year. The Board of Commissioners adopted two resolutions at their March 22 meeting, approving purchase of ...
Guttenberg hosts second Coffee With a Cop event
Residents and law enforcement mingle over decaf and donuts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Guttenberg held its second “Coffee With a Cop” event at the Anna L. Klein Elementary School on March 21. Local officers were available for conversation with residents over anything on their minds, ...
County plans to help immigrants
Freeholders want to amend union contract to help supply needed legal services
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Fearing that immigrants may run out of time to renew or gain legal status under threat from policies imposed by President Donald Trump, members of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders hope to ame...
After fire kills toddler, mayor targets response time
Claims squad took 40 minutes to put water on blaze
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
After a nearly-2-year-old boy died in a fire on Summit Avenue March 4, Mayor Brian Stack complained that it took the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue squad over 40 minutes to put water on the ...
‘It takes a special kind of person’
State legislature honors local manager of home health aides
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
Ida Rodriguez had a challenge on her hands. A client service manager for Bayada Home Health Care -- an international company that connects people with home health aides -- one of her clients had ju...
After losing teen daughter in crash, parents take action
Prepare annual fundraising gala to educate students on driving responsibly
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Rebeka Verea had the entire world before her. The 18-year-old had just graduated from Cliffside Park High School June 20, 2005, headed for any number of possibilities. Then, she decided to take a c...
After fire kills toddler, mayor targets response time
Claims squad took 40 minutes to put water on blaze
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
After a nearly-2-year-old boy died in a fire on Summit Avenue March 4, Mayor Brian Stack complained that it took the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue squad over 40 minutes to put water on the ...
‘It takes a special kind of person’
State legislature honors local manager of home health aides
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
Ida Rodriguez had a challenge on her hands. A client service manager for Bayada Home Health Care -- an international company that connects people with home health aides -- one of her clients had ju...
After losing teen daughter in crash, parents take action
Prepare annual fundraising gala to educate students on driving responsibly
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Rebeka Verea had the entire world before her. The 18-year-old had just graduated from Cliffside Park High School June 20, 2005, headed for any number of possibilities. Then, she decided to take a c...

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'Carrie Pilby' movie, based on local author's novel, will screen in Philadelphia on Sat, then premiere in theaters at end of month
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- "Carrie Pilby," a movie based on the offbeat first novel by Hoboken-based author Caren Lissner, is set to open the weekend of March 31-April 1 in theaters in New York City, Los Angeles, ...

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