Help your heart in 2016
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s that time again when we tend to hear discussions about New Year’s resolutions. Eating healthier, going to the gym, cutting back on sweets. Resolutions are passionately set, but as...
Halloween Parade vs the Lepre-con Irish Parade
Jan 17, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Stats: St. Pat’s Parade 2011 300 tickets issued 136 ambulance calls 34 arrests Stats: Halloween Parade 2015 196 service calls 3 mischief criminal 13 arrests 35 traffic related 46 drink...
TASTY TIDBITS
North Bergen girls’ hoop group off to solid start
Fitzpatrick wins national title with Crimson Tide; top fives
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dan Reardon is officially the granddaddy of all Hudson County girls’ basketball coaches. The North Bergen head coach is currently in the 29th year of his coaching career and Reardon collected the 4...
DiLELLA, MICHELE
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Funeral mass was offered Jan. 12 at St. Anthony R.C. Church, Union City, for Michele DiLella, 92, of North Bergen. He passed away Jan. 7. He was born in Hoboken, lived in Italy as a young man retur...
Casino compromise
Referendum will go on November ballot for casino expansion to North Jersey (and JC)
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A feud between northern and southern New Jersey legislators came to an end this week with a compromise that will allow voters to choose if they want to expand casino gambling to the northern part o...
Resolutions for the new year
Physical fitness, improved relationships top list
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
While 2015 was good for Jonathan Perez, 30, of North Bergen in terms of health and work, he said 2016 would be even better if he achieves his New Year’s resolution: Starting a family. While some re...
Charles & Company building is filling up
From an empty lot to a hip address, mingling old and new
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Slightly over two years ago, the property on Montgomery Street across from City Hall was little more than a vacant lot, one of a number of unsightly reminders of a time when downtown and the waterf...
Hero’s sandwich
Iraq war vet reopens Blimpie downtown
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
“I always wanted to own a Subway since I got out of the military,” said Robert Pinero. “I was in negotiations with Subway when I first got out but that didn’t go through. Ever since then, I thought...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m worried about my marriage. We’ve been married nine years now, and for the last couple of years especially I feel more and more distance between my husband and I. We have had ...
Improving the quality of life in every neighborhood
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Dear Editor: For the past 22 years, I have had the privilege of living in a city that I love. Sadly, there have always been two parts. There is no surprise Downtown Jersey City has been thriving by...