No place to land?
Officials unveil new strategy for dealing with tourist helicopters
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
With the doors to the Weehawken ferry terminal closed against the cold wind on Feb. 18, you almost couldn’t hear the helicopters buzzing overhead. But you could feel them as their vibrations shook ...
PICINIC, NADALO
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Feb. 25 at St. Francis R.C. Church Hoboken, for Nadalo “Bozo” Picinic, 83 of Secaucus, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away peacefully on Feb. 21 at Christ Hospital in Jer...
Singing for a reason
Fundraiser for Hoboken fire victims brings out hundreds to watch local bands
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
This past Thursday, over 150 Hobokenites came out to the Elks Club to watch six local bands perform, eat food catered by Dark Side of the Moo, and support the eight families and one business who re...
Children with autism grow up
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the last 20 years, the number of children with autism and related conditions in New Jersey has skyrocketed. While schools are working to meet the needs of these children, little att...
Poetry out loud
High Tech student advances to statewide competition
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
“When people think about poetry they think about dead poets. They think about Shakespeare,” said Aaleah Oliver, the 16-year-old High Tech High School junior who will be competing in the statewide P...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Cancer lecture at the library on March 11 A lecture featuring the topic of colorectal cancer will be held on Wednesday, March 11 at 7 p.m. The lecture will be presented by Peter Caride, M.D., Holy ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Two Chabad parties coming up this week Chabad of Hoboken’s annual grand international Purim Party will be held Thursday, March 5, at The Multi-Service Center, 124 Grand St., in Hoboken. This year's...
BRIEFS
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Altercation between two homeless men leads to stabbing A 42-year-old homeless man was taken into custody early Sunday, Feb. 22 in North Bergen after allegedly stabbing a 39-year-old homeless man in...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
St. Anthony’s McDuffie comes of age at right time
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
It was about a month or so ago when St. Anthony legendary Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Hurley said that his team didn’t have sufficient senior leadership on the floor. Those were words that hi...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
First-Sunday-of-the Month nature walk is March 1 The free two-hour walk of Mill Creek Marsh in Secaucus features raptors, waterfowl and early spring migrants. Meet outside the Meadowlands Environme...