Some music for your ears
Local bands raise money for reservoir restoration
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The hills may not be alive with the sound of music, but April 27, Jersey City will rock as local bands come to Rock the Reservoir. The rock and blues performers are participating in a fundraiser to...
SCOREBOARD
North Bergen softball reloads for another title surge
by Jim Hague
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Tom Eagleson, the granddaddy of all Hudson County softball coaches, has been around coaching at North Bergen High School for 30 seasons and 567 victories. That’s not just a career. That’s a legacy....
TESTINI, DONATO
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held April 7 at St. Henry’s R.C. Church, Bayonne, for Donato Testini, 95, of Weehawken. He passed away April 3. Donato was born in Ruvo, province of Bari, Italy. He has resided i...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Union City residents
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following Union City residents have attained honor roll status for the second marking period of 2013-2...
Traffic nightmare
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out how to alleviate the problem of the Pulaski Skyway closure. The two lanes available should alternate in the North or South direction ac...
Heroine addicts
Breathless fans meet Hunger Games: Catching Fire stars in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The first arrivals showed up at five in the afternoon to stake out their place in line. The location: Walmart in Secaucus. The occasion: the midnight release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the...
Keep ’em guessing
Trivia nights at local bars, restaurants are entertaining, educational
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
1) Do you know what summer the movie “Dirty Dancing” took place? 2) Which one-hit group sang “Brandy”? 3) Who won the 1963 National League Rookie of the Year Award? (The answers are at the end of t...
Honoring she-roes
County pays tribute to women who make a difference in the community
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds of people filled the Conrad Rotunda of the historic Brennan Court House in Jersey City on March 25 to pay tribute to nearly a score of women from every corner of Hudson County in recogniti...
Losing it
With dedication and hard work, Chris Rolon is 145 pounds lighter
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
In June of 2012, The Reporter ran a story entitled “Shaping up for summer” about the different fitness options available throughout North Bergen. Accompanying the article was a photograph of local ...
A green building with a view
Warren at York opens for rentals
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
When the 1960s rock band The Who sang, “I can see for miles and miles and miles,” they could have been predicting the rooftop view of Warren at York – the newly constructed luxury rental that opene...