West New York seniors head toward future
Memorial High School graduates 390
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
West New York’s Memorial High School held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2016 on Thursday, June 23. This year, 390 students earned their diplomas. Superintendent of Schools Clara Brito ...
Carrying a torch
Police run for Special Olympics
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Officers throughout Hudson County ran and passed the Special Olympics Torch from city to city earlier this month while residents cheered them on. The Law Enforcement Torch Run started Friday, June ...
Arrest in alleged hit-and-run
Police nab suspect in death of 21-year-old
by Reporter Staff
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HOBOKEN – Police on Friday made an arrest in the alleged hit-and-run accident that had killed a young man, Zachary Simmons, 21, in the middle of the night in Hoboken. The New York City police made ...
A historic move
Paulus Hook Park getting ready for renovations
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
An anticipated battle between the City of Jersey City and the Jersey City Board of Education over a playground that is part of the Paulus Hook redevelopment apparently won’t happen. The city and th...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson Catholic’s Jones earns Reporter Male Athlete of Year award
by Jim Hague
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Growing up, Royaal Jones was just like any other flourishing multi-sport athlete. “I played football, basketball and ran track,” Jones said. “I also did some swimming and wrestling at the [Jersey C...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
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Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...
MIELE, JAMES
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Funeral mass was held July 7 at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Hoboken, for James Miele, 87. He was born in Hoboken, where he resided before moving to Wood-Ridge. He was a parishioner of Sts. Peter & Pa...
Prominent Properties Sotheby’s stars in ‘Houseguest’
Local realtor featured in new video Series
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Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, one of New Jersey’s leading luxury real estate services firms, was featured in “Houseguest”, the new custom video series presented by the Sotheb...
Honor thy father
Intersection renamed for lifelong WNY resident, veteran
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
West New York residents who walk along the corner of 64th and Polk streets will notice a new street sign now. The intersection, which was the location of Pasquale “Pat” Sacco’s West New York home, ...
A helping hand
Hoboken ‘Big Sister’ guides Jersey City girl
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Some things are meant to be. This is a lesson that Laura Febo of Hoboken learned when she became big sister to a Jersey City girl named Laisha. The Big Brother/Big Sister non-profit charity tries t...