‘Fantastico!’
Library serves ‘A Taste of Italy’ to hundreds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Columbus Day isn’t until Oct. 12, but the Italian American community was out in full force six months early when the North Bergen Public Library held their “Taste of Italy” event on April 25. The a...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I am totally overwhelmed with my life right now. I’m working full-time in a job that demands my full attention, and going to school in the evenings for my master’s degree. I feel...
FRENCH, ROSE M.
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A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 29 at St. John the Baptist Church for Rose M. French, 96. She passed away April 24. Born in New York, Rose was a resident of Jersey City for most of ...
Weichert, Realtors’ Jersey City downtown office recognized for 2014 year end awards
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Phyllis Bixon, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced the Jersey City Downtown office was recognized for outstanding performance in 2014. The office led the region, which is compr...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
May 03, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Drug talk at the drugstore leads to drug bust Three Hoboken residents were charged with possession of controlled dangerous substances with intent to distribute after allegedly being overheard talki...
A secret killer of Latinos and women
Union City group helps fight deadly disease
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
When Joamelly Arteaga started to get nose bleeds as a young girl, nobody suspected she was suffering from lupus. “They didn’t know what she had,” said her father, Armando Hernandez, a resident of W...
Weehawken sophomore honored by Obama
Failen Rosa receives President’s Volunteer Service Award
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“I like to be engaged in an activity,” says Failen Rosa, whose soft voice and petite frame belie her extraordinary energy and focus. “I don’t enjoy just sitting around the house.” She directs much ...
Footballers and fur
NY Giants provide star power at Animal Shelter fundraiser
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Three members of the New York Giants football team brought their star power to the recent fundraiser for the Secaucus Animal Shelter. The Harmon Cove Clubhouse was packed for the afternoon as the t...
Police, responders honored for saving official’s life
Deputy public safety director revived after heart stopped
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
“I’ve dealt with gangs, with guns, with drugs,” said Sgt. Juan Barrera of the Guttenberg Police Department. “It’s nothing compared with seeing your friend or coworker basically die in your arms.” D...
A secret killer of Latinos and women
Union City group helps fight deadly disease
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
When Joamelly Arteaga started to get nose bleeds as a young girl, nobody suspected she was suffering from lupus. “They didn’t know what she had,” said her father, Armando Hernandez, a resident of W...