Your neighbors’ resolutions
Residents tell their goals for 2017
by Reporter Staff
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The new year is an opportunity to rethink your habits, so residents of our towns (and their dogs) stopped to chat with us last week about their goals for 2017.
Fighting to let transgender youth into Cub Scouts
Statewide group starts petition drive to help Secaucus 8-year-old
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Joe Maldonado, 8, was having the time of his life when he joined Cub Scout Pack 87 in Secaucus last year. He felt natural, playing with other boys. The fact that he was born biologically female, bu...
TASTY TIDBITS
SDA track enjoys trips to New England
Cole goes 31 back-to-back; top fives
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When he was just starting out as the head track and field coach at St. Dominic Academy, John Nagel thought of a way to give his team some camaraderie and unity. To achieve that goal, there’s nothin...
Fighting to let transgender youth into Cub Scouts
Statewide group starts petition drive to help Secaucus 8-year-old
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
Joe Maldonado, 8, was having the time of his life when he joined Cub Scout Pack 87 in Secaucus last year. He felt natural, playing with other boys. The fact that he was born biologically female, bu...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Hoboken’s Davis picks up where he left off
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Justin Davis had a sensational junior year for the Hoboken High School basketball team. Davis averaged 21 points and eight rebounds per game for the Redwings, as they rolled all the way to the NJSI...
Boston University graduates, West New York
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Boston University awarded academic degrees to 1,645 students in September 2016. Receiving degrees were Regina M. Elkins, Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology; Melissa B. Orenstein, Bachelor of Arts i...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Give blood in WNY or Hoboken As people travel in winter and are not as available to donate, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help me...
WILSON, ERIN A
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Funeral services were held Dec. 27 for Erin A. Wilson, 30, of Secaucus. She passed away suddenly on Dec. 22. She was the daughter of Darlene and the late William Wilson. Erin was a lifelong residen...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Sires sworn in to 115th Congress Rep. Albio Sires was sworn into the 115th Congress by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan on Jan. 1. Sires and the entire membership of the House of Representatives stoo...
Skating away
Hoboken’s synthetic rink opens under the Viaduct
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 08, 2017 | 9 9 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s like cardboard. I feel like I am in a video game,” said Brendan Waldron, 8, as he skated on Hoboken’s new synthetic “ice” rink under the 14th Street Viaduct. “We got ice skates for Christmas ...