Get ready for school –get your child a Hoboken Library card
Aug 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Before you know it, it will be time for kids to go back to school. September is “Library Card Month,” everywhere. This is the best time to get your child a card so that they are ready ...
Former housing director blamed for problems
Board addresses emergencies at meeting
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The Hoboken Housing Authority Board of Commissioners may have succeeded in removing former Executive Director Carmelo Garcia, but in its first meeting since his departure this past Thursday, he rem...
Making poetry visible
Two artists paint new entrance to Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“Mike approached us and said, ‘I have a wall. Do anything you want on that wall.’” Doug DePice, art teacher at the High School and Middle School, is talking about how he got started on a project pa...
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A memorial service was held Aug. 16 at the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, Mountainside, for Cheng Yen The, 67. She passed away peacefully in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital on Aug. 7 as a result of ...
A job with a future?
City kicks off joint program with JCMC to train EMTs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Most of the 15 Jersey City residents that came to the Mary McCleod Bethune Life Center on July 24 wore blue shirts and black pants, a kind of uniform for the next step in their lives as potential e...
Reader essay
Fathers – date your daughters
by Niecy R.
Reporter correspondent
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[Editor’s Note: This is an essay submitted by a reader in Union City. ] When I first thought of this article a lot of people (well, friends) said, “Hey Niecy, are you losing it? What are you writin...
Canine memories
Photographer captures spirit of dying dogs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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The old saying claims that cats have nine lives. But what about dogs? For Jersey City photographer Jenna Leigh Teti, keeping the memory of pet canines has become something of a mission – especially...
He’s a magic man
West New York resident makes smiles appear
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
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From the time he was a 9-year-old boy in Vieques, a small island off Puerto Rico where he lived with his parents, brother, and two sisters, Eric Lindsey knew he was “born to make people smile.” His...
Big wheels keep on turning
Annual ‘truck day’ a monster hit with the kids
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“He loves trucks,” said Cori Leontaris. “This is a perfect day for him. He knows every truck. He tells me what they’re called. I don’t know.” Her 2-year-old son Nico was smiling widely as he climbe...
Hudson Reporter scores big
Wins awards for graphics and investigative reporting in three state competitions
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Hudson Reporter writers and graphic artists picked up numerous awards for their work recently when the results of two competitions were announced from the New Jersey Society of Professional Journal...