Footballers and fur
NY Giants provide star power at Animal Shelter fundraiser
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 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 | 37 37 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 | 37 37 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...
GESLICKI, MAUREEN
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A funeral service took place April 30 for Maureen Geslicki, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away April 25 . She was a homemaker. She is survived by her children Emile DeSalvo and Eri...
The boy of summer are back!
Play ball!
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Organized baseball started in Hoboken, and Hoboken’s Maria Pepe was the center of a national battle in 1972 to let girls play in Little League, so obviously baseball is big here. Hundreds of kids r...
Telling it like it is
Bethenny Frankel brings new book on dating tips to Hoboken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
For anyone who has followed Bethenny Frankel’s career as a real housewife, what you see is what you get. Frankel is coming to Hoboken on Monday to talk about her new book on dating, “I Suck at Rela...
Fling into spring
Fifth annual senior citizen prom is a blast for all ages
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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There was certainly no generation gap in Secaucus on Thursday, April 23, when youngsters danced the Lindy Hop and seniors did the Electric Slide. It was the night of the fifth annual Spring Fling S...
Baseball on parade
Little Leaguers march proudly through town
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North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco and his team of commissioners, along with Commissioner Candidate Julio Marenco, Freeholder Anthony Vainieri and North Bergen Chief of Police Robert Dowd, joined hu...
New funding for public housing in WNY
But critics fear mortgaging buildings could lead to privatization
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Cash-strapped because the U.S. Congress won’t allocate enough funds to make repairs to aging buildings, West New York officials plan to mortgage their senior and other public housing. The U.S. Depa...
Saddened by the impact on our small community
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Dear Editor: I was disheartened by the recent Hoboken Board of Education (BOE) decision to pursue further legal action against HoLa a third time, saddened by the impact on our small community, and ...