RAGNO, MARIO
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was offered Aug 10 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Mario Ragno. He passed away Aug. 5. He was born in Hoboken. He was well known for his business that he had for 42 years as a c...
Captivated by a divine guitar
The musical journey of Edgar Gonzalez
by Melissa Heule
Reporter correspondent
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North Bergen resident Edgar Gonzalez’s unique guitar sounds filled an intimate space during a free concert at the William V. Musto Cultural Center in Union City recently. Whether he played solo or ...
DiVincent out as director of city’s public housing
CFO Emil Kotherithara appointed in interim
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 16, 2015 | 9 9 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Housing Authority Chief Financial Officer Emil Kotherithara will serve as the agency’s acting executive director until the search for a permanent replacement is complete. At its monthly mee...
‘Healing is power’
Army veteran comes back to Jersey City to help other vets
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When Yolanda Dortch-Amiker joined the U.S. Army in 1995, she had a number of reasons. Raised in Jersey City, she joined the military to get away from many of the problems of the inner city. As it t...
Seniors tour historic sites
Trip to Alexander Hamilton’s House, Grant’s Tomb
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On Aug. 7, approximately 35 Weehawken seniors were taken by bus to Harlem in New York City to see and explore three different historic sites. Hamilton Grange was the country house of Alexander Hami...
Best places to take your dog
Hudson County locales to run, romp, and sniff
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Owning a dog, some may say, is similar to having a child. Except children are allowed to go everywhere their parents take them, for better or worse. Trying to find activities that are “dog friendly...
Meet the new boss
Former deputy police chief brings changes to town’s public housing
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 16, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
After working 25 years in the North Bergen police department, culminating in his position as deputy chief, Gerald Sanzari was uniquely qualified to become executive director of the township’s Housi...
Captivated by a divine guitar
The musical journey of Edgar Gonzalez
by Melissa Heule
Reporter correspondent
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen resident Edgar Gonzalez’s unique guitar sounds filled an intimate space during a free concert at the William V. Musto Cultural Center in Union City recently. Whether he played solo or ...
Hochhauser returns from Army training
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PV2 Leo Hochhauser of 508th Military Police Company Teaneck, National Guard. He just completed 5 months of training at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. He is 18, a graduate of Weehawken High School '14, and ...
Raise the flag
West New York council and community celebrate Peruvian independence
by Melissa Heule
Reporter Correspondent
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
West New York Mayor Felix E. Roque and council gathered outside Town Hall on July 24 to raise the Peruvian Flag before a crowd of more than a dozen community members present at the 5 p.m. event. Al...