SCOREBOARD
NB’s Eagleson reaches amazing milestone
Earns 600th coaching victory with win over rival Union City
by Jim Hague
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Tom Eagleson vividly recalls the first win in his historic Hall of Fame-quality coaching career. “It was a cold and rainy day in 1981,” said Eagleson, who began the 32nd season of his storied caree...
Celebrating spring
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After another winter of severe snowstorms and floods, I looked forward to balmy weather and blooming flowers. Hundreds of communities welcome spring with an observance of Great America...
SILVER, SELMA LOPATKIN
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Selma Lopatkin Silver, wife of the late Stanley Silver, passed away on Sunday, April 3 in Hoboken and was laid to rest on Monday, April 4 at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery in Iselin. Selma was born in Hoboke...
Thinking outside the box
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: One ignored source of revenue for the Port Authority is to sell naming rights for airports, train stations, bridges, tunnels, etc. sports teams see the great opportunity for the naming...
Valuable leftovers
Local moving companies donate left-behind food to the poor
by Al Sullivan
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
For Ashley George, a public relations specialist in Jersey City, the idea that moving companies might donate food to local food banks made sense. Many people throw out a good deal of stuff when the...
Taking the lead
Hudson County man is named president of the NYC Council of Boy Scouts
by Al Sullivan
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
While he can’t remember how to tie some of the knots he could as a kid, and doesn’t camp out the way he used to when he was a young Boy Scout, Richard Mason of Hoboken still retains some of the bas...
Remembering those two little words
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Unfortunately too many times in life we forget to say those two little words, thank you. So today, I want to take the time to do just that. Recently, the city and the Hoboken American ...
Filmmaker Frank Gigante receives recognition award
Mayor of Andria, Italy, honors film that celebrates life in the Puglia region
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken filmmaker Frank Gigante recently received a recognition award on behalf of the Mayor of Andria, in the Puglia region of Italy, for sharing a film based on local traditions and culture on we...
TASTY TIDBITS
Prep looks to defend county title after dream season
Myrlak gets hole-in-one in Houston
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The Marauders of St. Peter’s Prep had a baseball season to remember in 2015, tying the school record for victories in a year (26) and returning to the local top of the heap by winning the Ed “Faa” ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am in a relationship that is bad for me, and I can’t seem to leave it. I’m embarrassed to say it, but my boyfriend puts me down and yells at me every day, yet when I think o...