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...
Hoboken High School seniors played many roles
Valedictorian, salutatorian thankful for extracurricular opportunities
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes she was Lady Macbeth. Sometimes she was Velma von Tussle, the bigoted bouffant of “Hairspray.” Once or twice, she was the tortured loner of Richard Aldington’s poem “Le Maudit,” roaming t...
Change at the top
Two women to lead WNY Lions Club
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Two women are taking the lead of Leone Cubanos De Hudson , the West New York Lions Club. It’s an historic moment for the 50 year-old organization, which did not allow women members until the mid-19...
Theater activists
Production company, founded by teacher, to stage more local musicals
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Fans of musical theater have a reason to rejoice in North Bergen. The newly launched Ghostlight Productions has announced plans to stage local musicals for residents at venues around town. Ghostlig...
SALUZZI, CARMELLA
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place June 18 for Carmella Saluzzi, 97, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away peacefully at the Riverton Rehabilitation Center in Rahway. “Millie”, as she was known, wa...