On the rise
New development cropping up around the city
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The first of possibly 15 new residential developments slated for the Journal Square area held a ribbon cutting in early August. The Kennedy Lofts, a three-minute walk to the Journal Square bus and ...
SCOREBOARD
Lincoln coach Hampton gets philosophical this year
by Jim Hague
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Lincoln head football coach Robert Hampton always puts a different spin on his approach to begin a football season. Whether it comes to making a reference to music history (which Hampton has a back...
Ready, Set, Gown!
Fun run in bridesmaid dresses will raise money for charity
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’ve ever been a bridesmaid, you’ve probably been told you’ll definitely use your tangerine orange chiffon dress again, only to watch it gather dust in the closet for years after. Now there’s ...
Councilman Chico makes a difference
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Under the leadership of Ward B Councilman Khemraji Chico Ramchal, I have to say the Westside is definitely moving forward in the right direction. There is not a day that goes by that C...
Veteran cemetery warning
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...
Ashamed
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Dear Editor: The following is a letter to Representative Sires: Dear Representative Sires: The Congress went on vacation for five weeks starting Friday, August 1. The number of very serious problem...
The trail behind the stores
Wonders of the Meadowlands can be found near Hudson County parking lot
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mill Creek Marsh nature trail in Secaucus lifts a visitor up, over the swampland, affording a view of egrets, Atlantic White cedars, the Manhattan skyline in the distance, and also, a parking l...
Ending the summer with the arts
JCFridays kicks off its fall events on Sept. 5
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
JC Fridays launches into fall with a host of events throughout Jersey City on Sept. 5. Restaurants, galleries, stores, and event spaces throughout Jersey City will showcase a variety of art-related...
Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
Pasta and pals
Spaghetti Dinner Block Party returns for ninth year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds came out to the Hoboken waterfront last week for the 9th Annual Hoboken Spaghetti Dinner Block Party. On an ideal August afternoon, they ate ziti, rigatoni, meatballs, and sausage prepared...