‘A cheerful kid, very smiley’
Local resident establishes fund for child with disability
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
John Zero is 12 years old. He was born with cerebral palsy. John is quadriplegic and uses a wheelchair. He needs your help. John’s parents have cared for him over the years in their Moonachie home ...
Life and death of Jesus, in Hudson County
100th Passion Play features performers from local towns
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Park Performing Arts Center is staging the 100th year of its internationally known production, “The Passion Play: The Musical,” and it features a strong Hudson County presence. Directing the pl...
Heroine addicts
Breathless fans meet Hunger Games: Catching Fire stars in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The first arrivals showed up at five in the afternoon to stake out their place in line. The location: Walmart in Secaucus. The occasion: the midnight release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the...
How the hurricane hurt
Study reveals Superstorm Sandy’s impact on seniors and the disabled
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Even on a good day, when their lives are not overwhelmed by events that they cannot control, senior citizens and the disabled are often confronted by the threat of depression. So when disasters str...
Starting spring with a healthy diet
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Dear Editor: After several months of crippling snowstorms and flooding, I really look forward to spring weather, green grass, and flowers in bloom. The advent of spring is also a great opportunity ...
Copycats
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Dear Editor: Al Sullivan’s article, “Marathon council meeting postpones Senate Place abatement,” stated my concerns on the city’s policy of buying an abatement based on Tiers. This council is copyi...
NJCTS celebrates 10th anniversary
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Dear Editor: The New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS), the nation's first Center of Excellence dedicated toward helping individuals and families affected by the of...
UMEK, BARTOLOMEUS S.
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A funeral service took place April 1 for Bartolomeus S. Umek, 69, of Union City. He passed away March 26. He was born in West New York and lived most of his life in Union City. He was a police offi...
Vegetarians live longer
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Dear Editor: This week's Time Magazine cites several reasons for vegetarians living longer. The article was prompted by a report in American Medical Association's Internal Medicine that a vegetaria...
Renowned spine surgeon, Joshua Rovner MD, joins the staff of the Spine and Sports Health Center
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Joshua Rovner MD, a board certified spine surgeon who uses the most advanced surgical techniques to treat complex neck and back conditions, has joined the staff of The Spine and Sports Health Cente...