A playground made from toothbrushes
Jersey City charter school wins competition
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Students at BelovEd Community Charter School of Jersey City learned about recycling and about the power of the vote two weeks ago, after accumulating 178,303 playground credits to win the Recycled ...
TASTY TIDBITS
McNair’s Prendergass heads to Holmdel
Grid performances; Hagueini returns
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Some of the area’s top cross country performers will head to Holmdel Park this weekend for the NJSIAA Group championships. One of those who will compete with the state’s best is McNair Academic’s R...
Quite a feast
Weehawken Girl Scouts learn outdoor cookery
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Some of Weehawken’s older Girl Scouts gathered in their leader’s yard and home recently to practice “foil cooking,” where girls selected their own foil recipes, provided all the uncooked and unprep...
Board of Education Election
Nov 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the end it was the political machine, with support from the Mayor, City Council President, other City Council members and 6 of the 9 Board of Education Trustees that secured seats o...
Reval rejection
Homeowners speak out against property value reassessment
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
At a community meeting held Wednesday to provide information on Hoboken’s upcoming “rolling reassessment” of property values, city officials and the company hired to conduct the program faced a lar...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
What do you need?
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless and near-homeless
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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...
Helping to prevent tragedies
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Dear Editor: The Newark community was rattled once again by a fatal fire on Saturday, October 11. The fire, which occurred on Oakland Terrace, was responsible for the deaths of a mother and grandmo...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: Anger is something that I feel often. I’m not happy with this aspect of who I am, but I have come to recognize it. It has been brought to my attention more than once in my 30 yea...
TONKO, JOHN R.
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A funeral service was offered Nov. 9 for John R. Tonko, 63 of Toms River, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away Nov. 5. John worked in maintenance for Hudson County for several years. Born in Pho...