Hoboken’s Arts & Music Fest turns 21
J. Geils Band frontman Peter Wolf to headline
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Peter Wolf has seen and done more than most in his day. As the lead singer of J. Geils Band, he scored genre-defining rock hits like “Love Stinks” and “Centerfold.” He has married (and divorced) Fa...
Bria Skonberg and Tony DeSare headline HRPAC’s Annual Benefit Gala
Party is set for the Chart House on Saturday, May 2
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The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center (HRPAC), which produces the very popular Summer Concerts on the Hudson music series at Lincoln Harbor Park and the UBS Atrium Series, both in Weehawken,...
Sacco-backed candidates win NB school race
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Twelve people ran this year for three available seats on the North Bergen school board. When the dust settled and the votes were counted, the three candidates in the “Our Children First 2015” team ...
Our friend Dolores Reider, RIP
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Dear Editor: As we finally feel the warmth of spring, it is with great sadness that I write to inform you of the recent passing of our neighbor and dear friend Dolores Reider. This is a tremendous ...
Mission of mercy
UC resident participates in philanthropic effort
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A team of local physicians, case workers and volunteers recently returned from the Dominican Republic as part Guardians of Healing, a non-profit that embarks on an annual philanthropic trip to the ...
Fire Department and EMS honored for rescue operation on Route 3
Over a dozen agencies collaborated to extricate men trapped in van
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of numerous local and state rescue agencies came together in Secaucus on Feb. 11 to extricate two individuals trapped in their vehicle after heavy cargo from a truck smashed down on the hig...
Throwing shade on First Street
Street trees among proposed improvements for commercial corridor
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
They aren’t as high profile as the Southwest Park or as complex as the Washington Street redesign, but the pedestrian improvements city contractors have developed for First Street’s busiest corrido...
A hands-on lesson in civics
Students view county government from the inside
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Christina Skop did her best to keep order as chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during this year’s Student Government Day on April 2. But like her counterpart in the adult version, ...
Mudslinging and law enforcement investigations
West New York voters have interesting choices for mayor/commission
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
In West New York, voters don’t choose a mayor; they choose five part-time commissioners, who then choose a mayor from among themselves. But each ticket usually has a frontrunner. In the May commiss...
MONGELLI, ANTHONY SR.
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Funeral mass was offered April 23 at Immaculate Conception Church for Anthony Mongelli, Sr., 92, of Secaucus. He passed away April 19 after a short hospital stay. Son of the late Ignazzio and Maria...