Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral Mass was offered March 30 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Pauline Chiaro, 93, a lifelong Jersey City resident. She passed away March 24. Pauline was employed by the Jerse...
What’s so funny?
A comedy scene grows throughout Hudson County
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken-based comedian Dan Frigolette was performing recently at Hoboken’s Cadillac Cantina bar and told a story about a recent visit to Oklahoma. “I said I lived [near] New York and they go, ‘Oh, ...
Fundraiser held for NJ LGBTQ Caucus
Hoboken to install gender neutral bathrooms
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
First Ward Councilman Michael DeFusco responded to recent bias incidents again homosexual and transgender Americans by hosting a fundraiser last week for the NJ LGBTQ Caucus at The Dubliner at 96 R...
Hurley awaits the inevitable for St. Anthony
by Jim Hague
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
For the first time in almost 50 years of knowing the man and 34 years of writing countless articles about the man, there was a hint of defeat in the voice of Bob Hurley last Tuesday afternoon. Ther...
A celebration of spring
Massive Indian festival of colors planned for Exchange Place
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Although a few events celebrating the Indian community’s spring festival of colors known as Holi have already taken place in Hudson County, these will likely pale in comparison to the celebration s...
Breaking the glass
Hudson County honors trailblazing local women at ceremony
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
A pioneering space engineer, a local school superintendent, and the youngest municipal clerk in New Jersey history were among the women honored in a Women’s History Month ceremony late last week. I...
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A memorial service was held March 31 at The Woodcliff Community Reformed Church, North Bergen, for John Douglas Foley, 66. He passed away March 22 in his home in North Bergen. He was born in Jersey...
A couple’s best friend(s)
Local dogs compete at Westminster show
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 396 396 recommendations | email to a friend
Chester Gigolo might just be one of Hudson County's hidden talents. He's a budding actor, having appeared in commercials for Verizion, QVC, and Mastercard. He's a published author, and he's a star ...
Winning words and art
Reporter papers, magazines win 10 awards in statewide contest
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising executives for the Hudson Reporter chain of newspapers recently won 10 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jer...
Will Trump’s budget cuts affect North Bergen?
Road and other infrastructure work and tax stability will suffer
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump’s plans to slash $3 billion in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding in his proposed 2017 budget is stirring up anxiety among North Bergen officials. They warn that the cuts...