Eat a peach – or a pie, at least
Riverview Farmers’ Market to hold annual peach pie contest
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Poets for more than a century have pontificated on spiritual inspiration from eating a peach. T.S. Elliot used the peach as a kind of narcissistic self reflection, while Allen Ginsberg reflected up...
Is your dismissed charge part of your record?
County Prosecutor's Office holds seminar on expungement
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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If you get arrested and the case is dismissed, you may still have a criminal record. “Expungement also applies to arrests where you haven't been convicted of any crime,” said Hudson County Assistan...
A taste of international hoops at Hamilton Park
Prep coach Mirabel brings Dominican U17 team to face local All-Stars
by Jim Hague
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When he’s done coaching the St. Peter’s Prep varsity basketball team, Alex Mirabel devotes a lot of his time to coaching the Dominican Republic’s national 17-and-under team. “It’s a real honor for ...
Councilmen exchange jabs over water agreement
Also postpone vote on controversial sidewalks for historic Court Street
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Hoboken City Council meeting began with a bang Wednesday Aug. 2, as five minutes into the five-hour meeting, members of the council inquired as to whether Councilman Ravi Bhalla – who is among ...
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Funeral services were held July 30 for Judith Kaplan, 88. She died July 27 at Greenwood House in Ewing. Born in Brooklyn, the daughter of the late Josephine and George Littwin and younger sister of...
'American Dream' expected to open in 2019
Former Xanadu mall/recreation complex will affect other towns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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The heavily-delayed “American Dream” project in East Rutherford – a recreational/retail complex on Route 3, formerly known as “Xanadu” -- may have acquired enough construction financing to open in ...
Such returns as Prep hockey coach
Prep’s Simon commits to Notre Dame, joining Ademilola twins
by Jim Hague
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Ken Such feels like he has a lot in common with Dick Vermeil . “He was gone from coaching football for 17 years and he came back and won the Super Bowl,” Such said about the former coach of the St....
Free seniors from rent increase
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Dear Editor: Each year in North Bergen the rent increase is 2 ½ percent. This is very difficult for senior’s living on a fixed income. The commissioners should make it 1% for seniors between 65 and...
A book publisher, author, and new Hudson County resident
Jason Pinter releases his political thriller novel this Monday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Jason Pinter, a novelist and new Hoboken resident who runs a well-respected independent publishing company, released his sixth thriller novel in June, entitled The Castle. The book was partly “insp...
Calling models, designers, stylists, photographers
Jersey City Fashion Week returns Sept. 28 at Maritime Parc
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Mark Twain, newspaperman and novelist, once compared fashion to architecture, noting that these often reflected the time and place of their creation. This might be also said of Jersey City Fashion ...