Latin twist on the Beatles, reggae
Local band to headline at Maxwell’s
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Local Hudson County Latin-fusion rock band Larrosa will be the main feature at the famous Maxwell’s music venue in Hoboken for Latin Rock Night on Friday, May 27 at 9 p.m. The members hail from Jer...
Thinking outside the box
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 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...
DAVIS, ELINOR FRANCIS
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was offered May 16 at St. Patrick's Church, Jersey City, for Elinor Francis Davis, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She died May 9 surrounded by her family. Born in 1923, Elinor ret...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hayward father/son combo clicking at St. Anthony
Wosu earns prestigious NJCU award; Character No. 24; top fives
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
When he took the job as head baseball coach and athletic director at St. Anthony, leaving his beloved alma mater Marist in the process, Ron Hayward knew one thing. Hayward realized that he was goin...
A storied political life
Neil Carroll, 89, honored for public service
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
In many ways, the gathering to honor former Freeholder Neil Carroll on May 14 in Stephen R. Gregg Park in Bayonne was a lot like the last scene from “It’s a Wonderful Life,” where the main characte...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Cerbone makes triumphant return from major arm surgery
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s the three-word phrase that no baseball pitcher ever wants to hear, but unfortunately, it has become part of the general baseball vocabulary, as much as the terms “home run” or “foul ball.” The...
PURCELL, FRANK
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated May 11 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Frank Purcell, 82. He passed away peacefully May 7 at Care One at Oradell. Born and raised in Jersey ...
Hudson County Democrats
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As Election Day nears, I am urging Hudson County Democrats to unite behind Diane Coleman for Hudson County Register. As Ward F Councilwoman, she devotes herself to the people of Ward F...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Meadowlands ski and snowboard resort coming in 2017 “Big SNOW America,” a 12-story, 180,000 square foot indoor ski and Snowboard Park, is coming to East Rutherford, as announced on Monday May 16 by...
Understanding
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Super wealthy Americans have only themselves to blame if they are perturbed by Bernie Sanders’s strong showing in this year’s presidential campaign. When will today’s One Percent under...