Signs of the City, Part 6
Even with modern technology, Hoboken neighbors rely on pen and paper
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s not always an app for that. In Hoboken, where more than 50,000 people are living in a square mile, people occasionally want to leave a message for one or more neighbors. But they don’t alwa...
Holy bat-gallery!
High school art show features high quality works—including Batman’s lair
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Batman and his Bat Cycle were among the most popular attractions at this year’s student art show at North Bergen High School. Held from June 2 through June 4, the show took place in the school audi...
Unfair!!!
Jun 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a 72 year old handicapped widow; I visited Hoboken to meet two young relatives to have lunch in lovely Hoboken and was going to pick up my first ever Cake Boss cake for my son's b...
RAKOSKI, JANE
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place June 19 at Saint Paul the Apostle Church for Jane Rakoski, 77, of Jersey City and New Monmouth. She died at her home on June 15. She was born in Jersey City. She was a purch...
Playground of their own
BelovED Community Charter School competes for playground funding
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
“Help us win a new playground for our school,” said former Mayor Bret Schundler, as he and Mayor Steven Fulop joined teachers and students handing out flyers during the morning rush to the PATH at ...
Littrell, Hill head All-Area teams
Pilovsky, Mezey top pitchers; Ward, Brown top players
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2014 Hudson Reporter All-Area baseball and softball teams represent the very best that Hudson County has to offer. It was certainly a year for pitching in the county, both in baseball and softb...
Brain surgery…while awake?
Union City resident undergoes daring procedure
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
“I had worked about 12 hours that day,” said Lee Xhakollari of Union City. “I had just started to exercise. I was about five minutes into a Zumba routine when my foot became paralyzed with a kind o...
Brain surgery…while awake?
Union City resident undergoes daring procedure
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“I had worked about 12 hours that day,” said Lee Xhakollari of Union City. “I had just started to exercise. I was about five minutes into a Zumba routine when my foot became paralyzed with a kind o...
First fundraising event for Hoboken Library
Jun 22, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hoboken Public Library Foundation recently held its first fundraising event. "An Evening of Epicurean Delights" was a five-course wine dinner held at Amanda's Restaurant on Washing...
Without notice, NJ Transit cuts time light rail ticket is valid
Officials, riders complain they are often left in dark about transit system
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Earlier this year, NJ Transit reduced the time that Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (HBLR) tickets are valid from 90 to 60 minutes – but public officials and riders say they weren’t made aware of this cha...