SANCHEZ, JOSE ANTONIO
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took placed March 6 Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Jose Antonio Sanchez, 62, of Jersey City. He passed away March 2. Born in Cayey, Puerto Rico to Ernesto and Juana Sanchez, he...
Back on track
Jersey City runner to run half marathon after injury
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
When Jaclyn Carroll Yackly, 31, of Jersey City, got injured in 2013, she wasn’t even aware of it for a while. She had injured her knee at New York Road Runners’ Five Borough Challenge but didn’t fe...
Webster School kicks off book fair
Family Night features fun and educational activities
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Daniel Webster School hosted a Book Fair Family Night on Friday, Feb. 20, to kick-off this year’s Book Fair and Read across America celebration. Organized by the Webster School PTA and utilizing an...
Beating cancer
NB resident benefits from alternative treatment
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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At 55 years old, longtime North Bergen resident Francisco Vidal is training to run in the next Brooklyn Half Marathon. A health enthusiast, he works out regularly and hopes to participate in the Ne...
Charges pending?
Sen. Menendez says he’s done nothing wrong
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
“Let me be very clear: I have always conducted myself appropriately and in accordance with the law,” said U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) last week after CNN reported in early March that the U.S. ...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Catch of the day? Wool-coated shrimp A sharp-eyed loss prevention officer at the Hoboken ShopRite had the catch of the day on March 2 when he apprehended a Jersey City man allegedly attempting to s...
A toast to good public speaking
Toastmasters International builds confidence in life
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
In phobia surveys it usually comes in first, and it’s not flying, mice, or heights. It’s public speaking. And it knows no ethnic, socioeconomic, or cultural bounds. Mastering it can lead to a life ...
Community leaders seek Democratic Committee Representatives
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Dear Editor: Over the years, we have worked with Mayor Zimmer and the Hoboken City Council to implement a long-term solution to flooding, save our hospital, open new parks, promote balanced develop...
SCHARR, JAMES J.
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Funeral mass was celebrated March 12 at Our Lady of Victories Church in Jersey City for James J. Scharr, 76, of Jersey City. He passed away March 9. A lifelong Jersey City resident, Jimmy was a gra...
Bar napkins as art
Bayonne man paving way with miniature creations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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The dismal, sad weeks and months following the 9/11 attacks were an epiphany for Kevin Delaney of Bayonne. A Wall Street employee at the time, Delaney was affected by the event like much of the New...