Paul Anka’s hairstylist marks nearly a decade at salon
Weehawken resident’s UC business ‘rose from the ashes’ after 2004 fire
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
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Weehawken resident Jackie Cruz says she would not have been able to bounce back after a fire destroyed her Union City salon in 2004 if it wasn’t for her customers. But being Paul Anka’s hairstylist...
Coffee with a Cop expands
Seniors, school kids talk to officers
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Manuel Magarino came to show his support for the many law officers who keep North Bergen safe. “The police and the fire department, they do a very risky job on behalf of the citizens,” he said. “No...
Grant Wright drawings exhibit opens March 20
See 1920s and 1930s Weehawken through an artist’s eyes
by Reporter staff
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The Weehawken Historical Commission exhibit of the sketchbook art of Grant Wright, titled “A Walk through Weehawken with Grant Wright – Drawings from the 1930s,” will open on March 20 at the headqu...
MILLER, ANNE
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Anne M. (Eckes) Miller passed away on Jan. 11 at her residence in Boca Raton, Fla. She was 89. Anne was born in Jersey City to George and Irene Eckes, and attended St Paul’s and later St Michael’s ...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson’s Hawks make it five county titles in a row
by Jim Hague
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There was a time not so long ago that winning the Hudson County Tournament basketball title would be an absolute novelty for the Hawks of Hudson Catholic. After all, the Hawks went 37 years without...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting, magazines
Reporter chain wins 17 awards in prestigious statewide competition
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The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 17 awards in the annual Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey Pr...
More than a new name
Palisades Medical Center joins Hackensack University Health Network
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In a merger likely to change the health care landscape of Hudson County and beyond, Palisades Medical Center officially has become a member of the Hackensack University Health Network. PMC, which w...
How to beat cancer
Survivor becomes awareness advocate
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Colorectal cancer is a stealthy assassin. The very name makes people uncomfortable, and because people are reluctant to talk about it – much less undergo screenings and tests even when they are mos...
The way I see it
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Dear Editor: Al Sullivan characterized Mayor Zimmer's recent acceptance of a modified plan for Washington Street as "backstepping;" "a new spin;" and being "forced" and "pushed." Frankly, I don't s...
O’BRIEN, LOIS WILTSE
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A memorial service was held on Sunday, Feb. 28 at Grove Reformed Church in North Bergen, for Lois Wiltse O’Brien, 73, of Weehawken. She passed away Feb. 16. Born in Watertown, N.Y., Lois was the da...