A sense of style
Dress for Success art show was a real success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The high-ceilinged halls of Mana Contemporary echoed with the voices of hundreds of guests who came to take part in an “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts” art exhibit on May 19. The event was designe...
TASTY TIDBITS
Prep’s Mirabel selected to coach Dominican U-17 hoop team
Track M of C participants; Character No. 22; final top fives
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It was two years ago when Alex Mirabel , still not yet the head basketball coach at St. Peter’s Prep, started to network himself. At that time, Mirabel, the former Dickinson and New Jersey City Uni...
Today’s young men
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Dear Editor: What a pity (Consent and sex on campus, April 24) that young men have to be "counseled" about when a girl means yes and when she means no. All over the country, one hears, campus sexua...
Women deserve the same pay as men
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Dear Editor: Women's earnings are ever more important to their families. More than 40 percent of children under 18 live in households where the mother is the sole breadwinner. Yet, women still earn...
HAMPTON, ELIZABETH
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A funeral service took place June 7 for Elizabeth Hampton of Jersey City. She passed away May 31. She was the wife of the late Donald Hampton; mother of Kevin L. and Kimberly Hampton; sister of Oct...
BRIEFS
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Ordinance prohibiting short-term rentals postponed until next meeting The Union City Board of Commissioners and Mayor Brian Stack have introduced an amendment to an ordinance prohibiting all short-...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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  Arts and Music Festival is coming June 12 The 22nd Annual Hoboken Arts and Music Festival will take over Washington Street, rain or shine, featuring live music and over 300 artists, businesses an...
Former school board trustee is filled with song
Lester goes from community activist to children’s music performer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
When people mention the name Carol Lester, downtown Jersey City comes to mind. Lester seems to have been a part of the downtown scene forever. And by today’s standards, three decades of living in t...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Soldier who died at Fort Hood was from Jersey City Tysheena James, 21, a 2012 graduate of Dickinson High School, was among the soldiers who perished near Fort Hood, Texas, this week, when the vehic...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Cumbia River Band to play season finale of UBS Atrium Series The UBS Atrium Series will close its 13th season of free midday music with a concert by the Cumbia River Band on June 15 at 12:30 p.m. T...