SCOREBOARD
New St. Peter’s AD makes bizarre radical changes in first year
by Jim Hague
Jul 31, 2016 | 15 15 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
When Belinda “Boe” Pearman was hired as the new athletic director at St. Peter’s University last September, it was supposed to be a historic event. After all, Pearman became the first athletic dire...
Making it work
Provident Bank Foundation donates to three local charities
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Seeking to promote education and job opportunities, Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) gave grants last month to two Jersey City and one Bayonne not-for-profit organizations. PBF awarded $25,000 for c...
Catching ‘em all in Secaucus, and nearby
Most downloaded game ever has many searching for local ‘Pokestops’
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Every since the Nintendo video game Pokemon Go because available on July 6, local players have been traveling to specific spots around the county designated as “Pokestops” where they can virtually ...
Take a tour of the Hackensack River
Learn about and donate to the ecosystem while on a pontoon boat
by Samantha Meyers
Staff Writer
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hackensack River has its origin at Lake Lucille in New York state and flows past Secaucus down into Newark Bay. The river is filled with fish like perch and carp, and is the habitat for birds l...
Catching ‘em all in Secaucus, and nearby
Most downloaded game ever has many searching for local ‘Pokestops’
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Every since the Nintendo video game Pokemon Go because available on July 6, local players have been traveling to specific spots around the county designated as “Pokestops” where they can virtually ...
TASTY TIDBITS
JC’s Ward making name for himself at University of Hartford
Weehawken’s Mendez gets huge shutout win in minor leagues; Character No. 16
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
After a highly successful freshman baseball season at the University of Hartford, Jersey City native T.J. Ward was looking for a place to play over the summer. Ward wasn’t successful in securing a ...
Congratulations to the Hoboken Minor League 2016 champs the Raia Rangers!
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
The Rangers played La Isla on July 10, and at the end of the seventh inning the score was Rangers 14, LaIsla 4. In the first row: William Maria, Enmanuel Reyes, Oliver Godfrey, Jose Marin, Nolan We...
IWANOWSKI, GRACE
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 28 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Grace Iwanowski, 93. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on July 25. Grace was born...
Historic Lincoln Park Fountain is restored
Today’s technology restores one of city’s wonders of yesteryear
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
For more than five years, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders has struggled to get the right combination of architect, contractor, and grant money in place to allow the Lincoln Park Fountain to ...
Eight people file to run for 3 school board seats
Issues in November could include taxes, charter schools
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight people filed to run for three seats on the Hoboken Board of Education by the deadline this past Monday, July 25. The election will be held Nov. 8. The three-year terms of Jennifer Evans, Leon...