He’s a magic man
West New York resident makes smiles appear
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
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From the time he was a 9-year-old boy in Vieques, a small island off Puerto Rico where he lived with his parents, brother, and two sisters, Eric Lindsey knew he was “born to make people smile.” His...
Big wheels keep on turning
Annual ‘truck day’ a monster hit with the kids
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“He loves trucks,” said Cori Leontaris. “This is a perfect day for him. He knows every truck. He tells me what they’re called. I don’t know.” Her 2-year-old son Nico was smiling widely as he climbe...
Hudson Reporter scores big
Wins awards for graphics and investigative reporting in three state competitions
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Hudson Reporter writers and graphic artists picked up numerous awards for their work recently when the results of two competitions were announced from the New Jersey Society of Professional Journal...
Hoboken’s public square as a template for a better world
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Dear Editor: This letter is as much an expression of hope for the Hoboken that “might be” as it is a rendering of the Hoboken that “already is.” Since we shouldn’t forget our history either, I’ll b...
TROMBETTA, FRANK L.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 9 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Frank L. Trombetta, 84, of Seaside Park, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away peacefully in the presence of his family at the...
Fix these passages
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Dear Editor: Although the overhaul of the 14th Street Viaduct has been a necessary evil for anyone traveling from Union City/Jersey Heights to Hoboken, statements made by our elected officials are ...
Five minutes to address the City Council is not enough time
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Dear Editor: I am writing to express opposition to a recent Jersey City Municipal Council effort introducing an ordinance that would place a time limit on speakers who comment during the second rea...
Honoring men of distinction
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Dear Editor: The recent murder of Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago is a reminder of the inherent dangers of police work and the deadly hazards police officers face protecting our communit...
Hudson County seniors enjoy cruise
Voyage took sightseers around NY Harbor and East River
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The entire inside deck of the vessel The Spirit of New Jersey was filled with merry makers on July 23 as senior citizens from Hudson County took a summer cruise around lower Manhattan. The outing, ...
Teeing off for charity
Local group raises money by selling tickets to Barclays
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Jersey City Det. Ed Dolan knew a good thing when he saw it. Five years ago, he came across a program offered by Barclay’s Golf Tournament that offered to give money to charity if a charity helped s...