Stevens Institute hosts High Tech Trading Day
Weehawken High School students compete in simulated New York Stock Exchange experience
by Asondra R. Hunter
Reporter Correspondent
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
The rules of investing are simple: Buy low, sell high. In a positive (“bull”) market, the prices of stocks are rising, which should encourage buying. In a bear market, prices are falling and downwa...
Charity run
First Sacco 5K raises $40K for needy
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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It looked like Mother Nature was ready to squelch the festivities as dark clouds rolled overhead around 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 16 and raindrops tumbled down. But by 9:30, the sun was shining an...
CASHNELLI, JAMES SR.
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A funeral mass was performed May 27 at Immaculate Conception Church for James Cashnelli Sr., of Secaucus, formerly of Woodridge. He passed away May 22. He was the husband of Nancy P. Cashnelli; fat...
DISTEFANO, PETER J.
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A funeral mass was offered May 26 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Peter J. DiStefano, 84, of Toms River, formerly of North Bergen. He passed away May 20. He served in the U.S. Army during Korea wi...
A moment of reflection
Pershing Field ceremony remembers fallen Viet vets
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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People came from throughout northern New Jersey on May 24 to pay tribute to the 65 Jersey City residents who perished during the Vietnam War and the dozens who died later as a result of wounds or o...
Clinton and Mason: perfect together?
Councilwoman talks to presidential candidate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A few weeks after Hillary Clinton fired up her 2016 presidential campaign at the Women in the World Summit in New York City, she began a series of smaller invitation-only fund-raisers. Hoboken Coun...
A moment of reflection
Weehawken ceremony honors fallen vets
by Reporter staff
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Local residents came out on Monday, May 24 to pay tribute to those who perished during the country’s armed conflicts. The Memorial Day Parade was led this year by Ralph Irizarry, 88, who was statio...
Savage art
Historic, cultural murals spread through Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Drivers heading into Secaucus on Paterson Plank Road are now greeted by a new sight: colonial patriots with guns drawn, defending their turf. Overhead fly snow geese in a grey sky. It’s the newest ...
Petty theft brings out the community
Neighbors pitch in to replace stolen bike
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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When John Farley’s bicycle was stolen on a Friday afternoon from in front of his house in North Bergen, where it was chained to a fence, the thief not only took Farley’s recreation, but his sole me...
Purr-fect cats and dogs
Where you can adopt a pet
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
In the recession, more animals have ended up abandoned and more are awaiting adoption in local facilities. Some towns have started their own adoption locations in the last few years to give their l...