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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...
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...