A family practice
Brother and sister doctors open clinic hospitable to LGBT community
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
There is no sign on the Grand Street office indicating that it’s a clinic that is especially geared toward LGBT patients. Those who need to know about it find out quick enough via word of mouth. “O...
Jose Marti students perform original comedy-mystery
From script to cast to crew, a home grown production
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
Jose Marti Freshman Academy in Union City will put on the comic murder-mystery play “Who’s Next?” on May 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. The cast of 12 students has been rehearsing after school since January. ...
Theater group announces spring schedule
Broadway hit ‘A Steady Rain’ offered in water tower, and readings of two new plays
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Theater Works has announced its upcoming spring production, the New Jersey premiere of Keith Huff’s “A Steady Rain,” and its slate for Playworks, the annual play reading series. In “A Steady...
MASON, JOSEPH
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held April 27 at Congregation B’nai Jacob, Jersey City, for Joseph Mason, 94, of Hoboken, and Richmond, Va. He passed away recently of natural causes. He was born on Nov. 19, ...
Remembering Francis Albert Sinatra
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: May 14, 2016 will mark 18 years since the death of world renowned singer/actor Frank Sinatra in 1998. Hoboken, NJ's native son left an indelible legacy of classy showmanship in his ill...
Soldiers, not warriors
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: About the article in April 10 Reporter about local towns paying tribute (belatedly) to Vietnam veterans. As a veteran myself (of an earlier war, just as stupid and futile and unnecessa...
SCOREBOARD
Don’t look now, but Snyder has a winning baseball team
by Jim Hague
May 01, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Your eyes are not deceiving you. That headline is correct. It’s not blurry. There’s no need for the special reading glasses. Snyder High School – yes, that same Snyder we’ve all tried to forget com...
Happy Earth Day to you
Local magician teaches kids about recycling, saving the planet
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City resident Mike Gomez, otherwise known as magician “Micky Magic,” used an old newspaper to hold water over preschool teacher Ms. Martias’s head. When he opened the newspaper, the water was...
Robotic fish, ‘heart driver’, self-sustaining garden…
Inventors reveal the future at Stevens Innovation Expo
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
The air at Stevens Institute of Technology’s campus on Wednesday, April 27 was filled with innovation as the school’s annual expo drew crowds from near and far. “This is an exposition for engineeri...
BelovEd expands
Charter school acquires land for new middle school
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
BelovED Community Charter School has acquired a half-acre parcel of land at 535 Grand St. in Jersey City, directly across the street from its elementary schools, for its planned 40,000 square- foot...