Check, or checkmate?
Hudson County native teaches children about chess, life
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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He’s Hudson County’s Pied Piper of chess, drawing young children out of their shells and then inspiring them to learn one of the world’s most challenging games. It’s a second calling for semi-retir...
American Dream rises from the wetlands
Construction underway on massive mall and entertainment complex
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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As the joke goes, the “crane” is the new official bird of the Meadowlands. Numerous construction cranes tower over the property around the megamall once known as Xanadu near MetLife Stadium in East...
TASTY TIDBITS
Jersey City’s Matthews named HS Rugby All-American
North Bergen’s appeal denied; JC’s Morgan becomes men’s hoop coach at Bergen Community
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When Eamonn Matthews decided to attend Xavier High School in Manhattan, he was taking a bit of a risk, considering his father, Terry , is one of the top administrators at Hudson Catholic in Jersey ...
Don’t resist educational change in Jersey City
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Dear Editor: The Jersey City Public Schools are blessed with many advantages: dynamic and devoted teachers, visionary leadership, a diverse student body, and thousands of parents excited to partici...
Thank you kind man
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Dear Editor: I live in Hoboken. Last week I had a nice conversation with a gentleman in the Hoboken Path Station about how my sister, who just passed away, used to send money to St. Jude’s charity ...
WEBSTER, DAVID JEFFREY
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A memorial service will be held at the Hoboken Historical Museum, 1301 Hudson St., on Saturday, Oct. 3, at 2 p.m. for David Jeffrey Webster, 64, the Collections Manager at the Hoboken Historical Mu...
Lights out earlier at JFK Stadium
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Dear Editor: Neighbors of JFK stadium are asking the Hoboken Board of Education to amend their current JFK Stadium usage policy to end events at 10 p.m. rather than the current policy of 11 p.m. Th...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken-based online retailer Jet.com takes off A potentially massive new player has entered the world of e-commerce, and it’s coming straight out of the Mile Square City. Jet.com, which opened its...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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A&P files for bankruptcy; five Hudson markets could be sold to Acme Five supermarkets in Hudson County are slated to be sold and two more could close after A&P filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy prote...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Menendez bids for dismissal of federal charges Lawyers for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D – NJ) have accused federal prosecutors and FBI agents of lying to win a corruption indictment against him thi...