With a little help from their friends
Hudson County gets behind aid to Ebola-stricken West Africa
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
After reading a story in the Hudson Reporter, some local hospitals and businesses have signed on to an effort to send needed supplies to Ebola-stricken West Africa, including the hospital and healt...
Turkey time
Boys & Girls Club celebrates Thanksgiving early with dessert and dance
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving came early this year for the Boys & Girls Club of Hudson County, which treated its children to dinner and entertainment in Hoboken this past Monday and Jersey City this past Tuesday. T...
Football stars
Recreation team raising funds to attend championship games in Va.
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
With their outstanding winning record this year, the Secaucus Patriots senior football team has been invited to participate in the Mid-Atlantic National Championship in Richmond, Va. from Thursday,...
Remember Pearl Habor
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Sunday, Dec. 7, 1941, our naval base was bombed without provocation, three weeks before Christmas 1941. Some service personnel were at early mass, others preparing for breakfast. So...
Ragamuffin Parade
West New York Public School 6 enjoys Halloween celebration
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It’s nearly December, but the images of kids and teachers in their bright Halloween costumes can’t be forgotten. Here are some kindergarteners and teachers who dressed up for the Ragamuffin Parade ...
Free turkeys!
Town donates more than 500 Thanksgiving meals
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
More than 500 North Bergen residents came to the North Bergen Recreation Center on Monday morning, Nov. 24 to receive donated turkeys, canned goods, trimmings, and ShopRite giftcards. The drive was...
TRAYNOR, JOHN PATRICK
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Funeral mass took place Nov. 21 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for John Patrick Traynor, 72. He passed away surrounded by his family on Nov. 16. Born in Jersey City, John was a graduate of Di...
$14M City Hall Annex to move ahead
Despite objections over cost, approval expected on Dec. 17
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
After several months on the back burner, the proposed $14 million City Hall Annex for Martin Luther King Drive will likely be approved by the City Council at the Dec. 17 meeting, over the objection...
A different kind of bravery
Hoboken author draws praise, criticism for kids’ book with gay hero
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent e-book by Hoboken-based children’s author Daniel Errico is making waves online for its unconventional ending—the story features a prototypical dashing knight who decides to live happily ev...
TASTY TIDBITS
Ortiz finishes 11th overall, No. 2 freshman
Secaucus falls to familiar face in T of C semifinals
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Seven weeks ago, there weren’t many people – outside of the ones who attend Hudson Catholic High School – who knew who Crystal Ortiz was. But now, after her breakthrough freshman cross country camp...