Starting school right
Back-to-school drive provides free school supplies
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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A parade of kids made their way around the tables inside the North Bergen Recreation Center on Tuesday, Sept. 2. They selected items from a vast array of supplies in preparation for the upcoming sc...
Reporter on Vacation
All year long – take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
Classrooms not courtrooms
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Dear Editor: I am disheartened by the direction the Kids First Board of Education is taking our schools. The focus is on courtrooms when the emphasis should be on classrooms. Over the summer the Bo...
SCOREBOARD
Prep handling state’s top ranking with ease
Marauders open season with big win over Maryland school
by Jim Hague
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Rich Hansen said that he’s been in this position before, coaching a St. Peter’s Prep football team that was ranked No. 1 in the entire state and placed among the very best high school squads in the...
TRUCHAN, ANTHONY P.
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Funeral mass was offered Sept. 5 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Anthony P. Truchan, 76. He passed away Sept. 1 in Nutley. Born in Jersey City, he was a lifelong resident. He was a machinist for We...
Fashion – Jersey City style
Fashion Week kicks off with a lot of local talent
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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For the third year in a row, Desha Jackson’s DLJ Give to Live Foundation will present four days’ worth of fashion events to raise money for Jersey City-based community organizations. Fashion Week g...
Gambling summit
Politicians discuss impact of bringing casinos to the Meadowlands
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Two weeks after unveiling a “vision plan” for the Meadowlands sport complex – including two new hotels, four casino spaces, a convention center, and a monorail “people mover” – the Meadowlands Regi...
What do you need?
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless and near-homeless; fundraiser next wk
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no money for food after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson Co...
Art House Productions has a new home
Journal Square location puts the group center stage in city’s cultural life
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Supporters and friends of Art House Productions made the streets of Jersey City come alive with the music of a Dixieland style jazz band on Sept. 6 as they paraded from Hamilton Park to their new h...
Tigers poised for possible state playoff berth
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Although Memorial High School’s football team lost a lot of players from the team that finished 4-6 last season, fifth-year head coach Oscar Guerrero believes that the Tigers will be as competitive...