Steamroller prints and a giant Rubik’s Cube
Artworks from Braddock Park Festival come to the library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
This June saw the first annual Braddock Park Art Festival, a sprawling, day-long celebration of art activities, technique demonstrations, and art installations featuring works of all media and part...
Raising the Puerto Rican flag
Dedicated to longtime resident from family of public servants
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Town of West New York raised the Puerto Rican flag at the municipal building for the first time on Friday, Aug. 21, celebrating the island’s culture and contributions and also honoring a family...
SCOREBOARD
Marauders look to reload for another state title run
by Jim Hague
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Even Rich Hansen knows there’s only one way to describe what the 2014 football season meant to the St. Peter’s Prep program. “It was a magical year,” said the veteran head coach of the Marauders. T...
“Building Watchdog”
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a lifelong resident and twelve-year veteran of the Jersey City public schools, it’s nice to know that someone like Gina Verdibello is running for a seat in the upcoming School Board...
LANDISI, RITA NILAN
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A funeral mass was offered on Aug. 20 at Our Lady of Libera Church, West New York, for Rita Nilan Landisi, 91, of West New York. She passed away Aug. 18. She was a retired department store manager ...
Focusing on success
Group of local filmmakers shooting for that one big hit
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
They’re young, intelligent, creative, driven and not willing to give up easily. They’re a crew of filmmakers, actors, musicians, artists, and technical workers. They’re nearly all from Hudson Count...
Rising star Ayo Awosika appears Sept. 2
Summer Concerts on the Hudson presents a Soul and R&B night
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Summer Concerts on the Hudson will present a one-night-only Soul and R&B concert with up-and-coming vocalist Ayo Awosika and her 10-piece band on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. The Hudson Riverfront ...
Real estate office moves up
New Re/Max location gets special touch from HGTV designer DeLeon
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The industrial chic look of Re/Max Gold Coast Realty’s new digs on Washington Street was made possible by world-renowned designer Vanessa DeLeon. This past week, on Wednesday, Aug. 26, the Hoboken ...
A story of triumph in a book
Local PR woman promotes citywide reading of inspirational story
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Brittani Bunney didn’t grow up in Hudson County. But after being here more than a decade, she has come to understand what it means to realize her dreams. A native of Spearfish, S.D., Bunney attende...
Soaring Eagles look to regroup after loss to graduation
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For almost three straight high school football seasons, the heart of Soaring Eagles of Union City remained practically intact. But now, most of those key players, like offensive lineman Steven Gonz...