Coming to America
Local exhibit stresses Hoboken’s role in immigration
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are descended from one of the millions of immigrants who gained entry to the United States through Ellis Island, you can conclude at least one fact about your pond-jumping ancestors – they p...
What do you need?
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless and near-homeless; fundraiser next wk
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no money for food after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson Co...
RIZZO, DOMINIC
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Sept. 13 at Immaculate Conception Church for Dominic Rizzo, 96, of Secaucus, formerly of Union City and North Bergen. He passed away Aug. 27. He was the husband of the late ...
The trail behind the stores
Wonders of the Meadowlands can be found near Hudson County parking lot
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mill Creek Marsh nature trail in Secaucus lifts a visitor up, over the swampland, affording a view of egrets, Atlantic White cedars, the Manhattan skyline, and also, a parking lot. The 209-acre...
Turning back the tide
Chabad Rabbi opens first new Jewish temple in Hoboken in 100 years
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
The room was already crackling with excitement when the scribe dipped his quill in the ink for the final time. Fathers and sons toasted shots of whiskey, women embraced, and children ran up to touc...
Everybody’s a star
Opening gala kicks off Golden Door International Film Festival
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
“Is he here yet?” asked the people crowding into the Loews Jersey Theater for the Golden Door International Film Festival kick off on Sept. 16. “Is he here?” “He” was fashion designer Tommy Hilfige...
The right notes
Weehawken artist finds strength and inspiration through love of music
by Yarleen Hernandez
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Death completely consumed Jenna Marotta after her father, brother, and dear friend passed away, one after the other. “I lost my brother, Michael Bruzgis,” she said. “He passed away six months after...
Inked out
Popular tattoo show brings international fans to the Meadowlands
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
“Rose is my middle name and I always loved roses,” said Jen Durso. She was sitting in a chair with her arm propped up on a pillow while Susy Tatusie tattooed a rose on her shoulder. The occasion wa...
Coldwell Banker New Homes offers ‘quick delivery’ condos
The Thread in Union City holds its grand opening Sept. 20 – 21
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing at the helix of the Lincoln Tunnel with 180-degree views of Manhattan, The Thread, a 15-story upscale condominium in Union City, will host a special grand opening of units now available fo...
SCOREBOARD
Snyder tries to become more competitive on gridiron
by Jim Hague
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Eric Pawlowski knew what he was getting into when he decided to accept the head coaching position at Snyder High School last year. Pawlowski, who was a player and coach at Immaculata in Somerville,...