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 | 27 27 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...
Free turkeys!
Town donates more than 500 Thanksgiving meals
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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...
‘Please stop smoking’
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Nowadays on the television we see commercials depicting the horrible after-effects of a lifetime of smoking. Usually they show a man or woman who has a hole in their throat, and must s...
WOLCHKO, BARBARA ELLEN
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was held Nov. 22 at St. Joseph’s Church for Barbara Ellen Wolchko. She passed away Nov. 18. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Barbara was a graduate of Sacred Heart Aca...
Elwell’s return has Tom Troyer singing
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Dear Editor: I thought I’d have some fun with all the questions being asked of me ever since my letter to your column. The curiosity circulating in town, now that former Secaucus Mayor Dennis Elwel...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on holiday this Thanksgiving Day weekend. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column. ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I have no idea what is going on with me. One mi...
CO-ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Prep standouts Tolentino, Fox rally their team to win
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It was halftime of the NJSIAA Non-Public 4 semifinal against Bergen Catholic and St. Peter’s Prep standout defensive players Dave Tolentino and Jordan Fox couldn’t believe what was happening. The M...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken first aid appeals for funds The Weehawken Volunteer First Aid Squad’s 45th Anniversary Fund Drive letter should arrive in local mailboxes. This year’s fund drive is dedicated to the purch...
A demand side approach to our parking problems
Nov 30, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The most effective way to address the parking problem in Hoboken is not necessarily to increase parking supply but rather to decrease parking demand. The City of Hoboken currently issu...
Air pollution is dangerous to mothers and children
Nov 30, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Air pollution has been a huge problem in New Jersey for over a great number of decades. All the residents living in New Jersey are still being exposed to all these pollutants regardles...