Nothing but gratitude
Hoboken parish honors local educators at gala
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Sister Symphorosa Imbori wants to tell the world about the great education she got in Hoboken and Jersey City. Imbori, one of three honorees at Sts. Peter & Paul’s 2016 Gratitude Gala last week on ...
A different kind of education
Hudson Montessori students hold social studies festival in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
For students at Hudson Montessori School in Jersey City, a trip to the summer Olympics may not be possible this year. So they did the next best thing. As part of their annual social studies fair, t...
One of the best
North Bergen High School receives third bronze award
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
For the third year in a row, U.S. News and World Report awarded North Bergen High School a bronze award on April 19 for its 2016 Best High Schools National Rankings. U.S. News evaluated over 21,500...
Gala to benefit Hoboken public schools
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Dear Editor: I write to advise you and the Hoboken community of the Hoboken Public Education Foundation, which I helped form late last year. The Hoboken Public Education Foundation is a not-for-pro...
Students sing for the Earth
Clarendon and Huber Street kids perform Arbor Day show
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Huber Street second grade students sang Arbor Day songs with lyrics, “We are all made of stars, we’re all made of trees,” after the Clarendon School band greeted visitors and parents with the Star ...
School board narrowly adopts $69.7M budget
Near 4 percent increase means average tax bill rise of $51 per year
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s school board voted 6-3 last week to approve a $69.7 million budget with a 3.6 percent increase in tax levy after a public hearing on Tuesday, May 3. Less than a dozen members of the publi...
Learning about zika
North Bergen library hosts seminar on virus dangerous for pregnant women
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The zika virus, which is spread by mosquitos, sexual contact, or fluids like breast milk, can prove dangerous to a pregnant woman’s unborn fetus. While officials have not reported any local cases y...
Everyday hero
Former Bayonne assemblyman rescues drowning woman
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Bayonne Assemblyman Jason O’Donnell was standing in the conference room of his Asbury Park office on May 3 when one of his coworkers looked out the window and saw a woman floundering in the ...
DUBETSKY, MAXINE K. NUNNER
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A funeral mass was held April 28 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Maxine K. Nunner Dubetsky, 76 of North Bergen. She passed away April 22. She was born and raised in West New York before moving to ...
JACOBELLI, GINO WILLIAM
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 7 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Gino William Jacobelli, 75, of Hoboken. He passed away May 3 surrounded by his family. Born and raised in the South Bronx unt...