Moving the world, one step at a time
Monroe Street Movement Space celebrates 20th anniversary
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Although she believes that everyone is a dancer, Dena Reynolds is more concerned about making sure every child who comes through her studio is a good person. At her dance and movement school in Hob...
‘They didn’t all die on 9/11’
Tribute in firehouse honors first responder
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A plaque to a hero went up in the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue Firehouse on 16th Street in Union City on Saturday, Aug. 23. The plaque honors retired Battalion Chief Robert Agostini, who d...
‘They didn’t all die on 9/11’
Tribute in firehouse honors first responder
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A plaque to a hero went up in the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue Firehouse on 16th Street in Union City on Saturday, Aug. 23. The plaque honors retired Battalion Chief Robert Agostini, who d...
Dr. Garay named police surgeon by JCSPOA
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Kenneth Garay, the Chief Medical Officer at Jersey City Medical Center – Barnabas Health, was named the official surgeon for the Jersey City Police Superior Officers Association on August 21. A...
Frogs as symbol of the environment
JC group sponsors photo and art contest
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In one of the most important scenes in Steven Spielberg’s classic film “ET,” the film’s hero sets the frogs free from his elementary biology class. An early symbolic act of environmental protest, t...
Who is Hoboken’s dog poop vigilante?
Anonymous person paints official-looking ‘curb your dog’ on sidewalks
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Among the issues that rile people’s blood in mile-square Hoboken, dog feces may be the silliest and yet one of the most often recurring. Residents have penned many angry letters to the Hoboken Repo...
ODOM, DOUGLAS LAMONT
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A funeral service took place Aug. 30 at Orient Church of God, Jersey City, for Douglas Lamont Odom of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 23. He was the husband of Coleen Boyd-Odom; father of Marquis ...
A celebration of song
New community chorus looks for singers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City will be alive with the sound of music, if organizers of North River Sing have their way. This is the first community chorus in New Jersey dedicated to American musical theater, and is s...
Caught in between
Debate over home birth continues, minus midwife involved in tragic delivery
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The midwife charged with practicing medicine illegally after a baby died in a 2012 Hoboken home birth has completed a pretrial intervention program designed for first time offenders, according to H...
State won’t pay for new traffic light
Mayor also miffed about ‘eyesore’ development
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Michael Gonnelli announced at the Secaucus Town Council meeting on Aug. 26 that a traffic light will be installed shortly at Wood Avenue. But he’s a little miffed that the state won’t pay for...