Get on your feet
Longtime crossing guards honored at Secaucus council meeting
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A ceremony honoring longtime crossing guards was the highlight at the Jan 10 Secaucus Town Council meeting. Mayor Michael Gonnelli offered awards to three longtime school crossing guards, who have ...
What’s happening at the YMCA?
Seven years since facility closed suddenly, board seeks suggestions
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
At the corner of 13th and Washington streets, the city’s former YMCA, once humming with tenants of the building and with city residents working exercising, waits silently as members of its board de...
Seventy is the new 20
Seminars will teach seniors how to keep having a full, healthy life
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
When a person enters the years of senior citizen discount lunches, BINGO games, and reminiscing about “the good old days,” it’s easy to believe their most active times are behind them. But the town...
COYLE, MALACHY ALOYSIUS
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services have been held for Malachy Aloysius Coyle, 70, of Hoboken. He died Jan. 8 at his residence. He was born in Baltinglass, County Wicklow, Ireland. Malachy attended University College...
Group expands to help needy people who need legal aid
Moves from Hoboken to new digs near Journal Square
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
For those familiar with the classic movie “On the Waterfront,” they know the basement of St. Peter & Paul Church in Hoboken was originally a meeting place of people attempting to reform the crime-r...
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From father to son, a thousand memories
Ferris star Dasher reaches milestone like father
by Jim Hague
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
. When Andre Dasher was a standout player at Ferris High School in the late 1990s, no one would have ever dreamed he not only would become a 1,000-point scorer in high school, but would eventually ...
New chairman, possible new local police academy
County freeholders reorganize, set agenda
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
With a number of key initiatives about to take place within his freeholder district, Anthony Vainieri of North Bergen was elected the new chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during t...
ROMANO, MARY SANDWITH
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A funeral service took place Jan. 12 for Mary Sandwith Romano, 84. She died Jan. 8 at Arnold Walter Nursing Home, Hazlet. Born in Hoboken, the daughter of the late Antoinette and John Cerello, she ...
Rockin’ Redwings to head to DC
Marching band invited to Memorial Day Parade; needs 10K
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
This May 29, roughly 50 Hoboken students will march in the nation’s capital for the National Memorial Day Parade, as long as they raise the money for the invitation-only event. The televised parade...
Don’t fall for it
County register warns against deed procurement scam
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
It isn’t illegal for a company to offer to get your important property deed records for a jacked-up cost. But it’s a whole lot cheaper for you to just go to the county register and get one for just...