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 | 27 27 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 ...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Union City residents
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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...
Keep ’em guessing
Trivia nights at local bars, restaurants are entertaining, educational
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 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...
TASTY TIDBITS
McNair’s Hogan named to state coaches’ Hall of Fame
Farewell to Higgins, Brooks; ‘Paddy Boy’ victorious
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At age 46, Matt Hogan didn’t think he was actually Hall of Fame material. “I’ve been a head coach for 22 years now,” said Hogan, the fixture of the highly successful McNair Academic cross country a...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m a psychology major, a late comer to the college scene, so I have read about different kinds of psychopathology, and lately about the importance of the bonding process between...
THOMPSON, BARBARA A. MAINOR
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A funeral service took place April 4 at Monumental Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Barbara Mainor Thompson. She passed away March 30 with her family at her side. Barbara was a lifelong resident of...
Coins for a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis
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Dear Editor: As an educator, nothing is more rewarding than to watch your students, young adults, work to inspire and benefit those around them. I am a teacher and the National Junior Honor Society...
Noah
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Dear Editor: TV host Glenn Beck and other stalwarts of the Christian right have attacked the recent blockbuster "Noah" as being "pro-animal" and unfaithful to the Bible. Well, yes and no. The film ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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North Bergen police to run vehicle inspection checkpoint The North Bergen Police Department, in conjunction with the New Jersey State Motor Vehicles Commission Mobile Inspection Unit, will be runni...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
UC’s Jandik fires no-hitter against Hudson Catholic
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Chipper Benway was a little bit concerned and the Union City head baseball coach had the right to be. Benway was counting on senior right-hander Justin Jandik to be the leader of his pitching staff...