Caught in pre-K crossfire
Hamilton Park parents fight to keep classrooms near their neighborhood
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
More than a dozen mothers of children attending public pre-school in a building at 190 Ninth St. came to a March 26 meeting to urge the City Council to take a side in an ongoing battle between the ...
Sugar, fun, and friendship
Weehawken, UC girls compete in cupcake contest, send results to homeless shelter
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
In a corner room on the third floor of Union City High School, wonderful aromas drift out into the hallway. Inside are several Girl Scouts from Weehawken and Union City, ages 9-13, pouring batter i...
PERSID, KAYOULIE
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A funeral service was celebrated April 1 at the Redeemer Lutheran Church, Jersey City, for Kayoulie Persid (Chuli), 74, of Jersey City. She passed away with her family by her side on March 27. Kayo...
Jersey City Parking Authority merits high marks, not derogatory comments based upon inaccurate details
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This letter is written to the residents of Jersey City following many newspaper articles downgrading the JC Parking Authority, its director, the commissioners (who are unpaid servants)...
Where we live
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The privileged are the only ones with the responsibility of this great town. We live in a country that many died to protect our rights to speak our minds, we have to be strong, we have...
Sacco’s chief of staff runs for freeholder
Anthony Vainieri has politics ‘in his blood’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
With experience in local, county, and state government, Anthony Vainieri is running for freeholder in Hudson County, representing North Bergen and parts of Secaucus and Jersey City. The North Berge...
SCOREBOARD
Marauders reload for another county title run
Prep wears target well as area’s top baseball squad
by Jim Hague
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Being the defending Hudson County baseball champions isn’t always easy. Just ask the Marauders of St. Peter’s Prep, who enjoyed a 26-4 memorable season in 2013, capped by capturing the Ed “Faa” For...
Starting spring with a healthy diet
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
Lights! Cameras! Legislate!
Prieto is focus of student documentary
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
A student documentary on Secaucus resident and Assemblyman Vincent Prieto will air on Cablevision at the end of the school year. Cablevision recently kicked off its “Student Lens” program by giving...
Weehawken seniors celebrate St. Patrick’s Day
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Food, drink and merriment were all on the menu as the township held its annual St. Patrick’s Day party for senior citizens at the Elks Club. Sponsored by Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Counc...