WNY opens senior center
Local officials attend ribbon cutting
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West New York has a brand new Senior Center with activities and space to meet. Mayor Felix E. Roque and Commissioner of Revenue and Finance/Senior Affairs Susan Colacurcio hosted the grand opening ...
St. Anthony’s basketball celebrates
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Pictured : Freeholders Bill Odea, Al Cifelli, Gerard Balmir, Caridad Rodriguez, Chairman Tilo Rivas, Coach Bob Hurley, Freeholders E. Junior Maldonado, Anthony Vainieri, Anthony Romano and members ...
Tone your job skills, resume writing
North Bergen Public Library gets grant for career services
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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The North Bergen Public Library has been awarded a $92,405 state grant to build its career services programs and enhance residents’ chances of gaining employment, Library Director Sai Rao said. Rao...
Meet your neighbors
Hoboken and Stevens police departments host community event against crime
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Pop hits and a medley of songs from the musical Grease filled the air as families and Hoboken residents attended the Hoboken version of “National Night Out” at Church Square Park on Tuesday, Aug. 2...
St. Anthony gets a visit from baseball legend Ripken, Jr.
Team8 Tour brings equipment, improvements to the school
by Jim Hague
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It all began innocently in Baltimore four years ago, when legendary St. Anthony Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Hurley was presented with an award of appreciation for his amazing work as a basket...
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Funeral mass was held Aug. 3 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Theodore W. Romanowski, 66, known as “Buddy” to all. He died July 29 at his home in Oak Ridge. Born in Jersey City, the so...
A place to toddle
Parents discuss playground for Maxwell Park
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Roughly 15 residents of uptown Hoboken attended a public meeting on Monday, Aug. 1 to discuss the possibility of a new toddler park at the Maxwell Place development. Hoboken’s Director of Environme...
‘English under the arches’
Local employees graduate from language learning course
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McDonald’s celebrated the newest graduating class of “English Under the Arches” -- an English language learning course for non-native speaking employees -- with a ceremony June 28 in their honor in...
‘It’s time to start fresh’
McKnight seeks to allow Hudson County to issue birth certificates again
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Back in 2004, federal agents closed down the Hudson County Office of Vital Statistics after some workers there were caught allegedly selling false identification. For several years, the office was ...
Heisman winner George pays visit to Union City HS
Character No. 16 calls to say he’s not dead; comments about last week’s SPU column
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Eddie George remembers the day that he first met a National Football League player. “I grew up in Philly, so I had the chance to meet [All-Pro wide receiver] Harold Carmichael and got his autograph...