Science leads at St. Augustine
Students examine carbon-decay, mixing household products
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The eighth grade students at the St. Augustine School in Union City recently completed a science lab to model carbon-14 dating and study what physical and chemical changes occur when mixing baking ...
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St. Augustine students write letters
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St. Augustine School, Union City had a great day last month! Students from Grades pre-K through grade 3 went outside to their school parking to see their letters to Jolly St. Nick put outside their...
‘CASA’ means home
Group advocating for foster children needs volunteers, donations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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“Peter” has had a rougher start to life than most. At 3 years old, he sustained a thigh fracture, which became infected, and landed him in the hospital for two months. His mother said he injured hi...
The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 6
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Dear Editor: While navigating the quilt work of road patch repairs and emerging potholes on Washington Street, I counted the excessive number of ineffective street lamps on Washington Street. On so...
Inventing Hoboken
New museum exhibit reveals the family of dreamers behind city
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Even in defeat, Colonel John Stevens III set milestones. In 1808, the lawyer, soldier, engineer, inventor, botanist, and forefather of what we now call Hoboken launched the Phoenix, a steamboat of ...
Filming on the Bluff
Thriller movie shot in Weehawken
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Hollywood came to Weehawken last month when a new film underwent principal photography in the tony Bluff section overlooking the Hudson River. The name of the movie is “Manhattan Nocturne,” accordi...
RODRIGUEZ, ZANITA AIDA.
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A funeral mass was held Jan. 16 at St Paul's Of The Cross Church for Zanita Aida Rodriguez. She is survived by her mother, Aida Luz Rodriguez; her father, Gerald Matthew Azzarello; her sister Leah-...
When should Jersey City vote?
Council approves election move referendum; delays 100 Steps naming
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Council has agreed to put a referendum on next fall’s Nov. 3 ballot asking voters if they want to move municipal elections from May to November. Acting on a recommendation by Mayor ...
DEP: Hoboken flood barriers 7 to 10 years away
Levees could reach as much as 16 feet above sea level
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Après le déluge, la bureaucratie. Some 813 days after Superstorm Sandy made landfall in New Jersey, and 232 days after a flood mitigation proposal for the Lower Hudson won $230 million in the feder...
Cell phones, blood, and a bar tab
How local law enforcement caught the alleged hit-and-run driver
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The driver who allegedly slammed into brothers Michael Viruet, 20, and Adrian, 11, in North Bergen on Nov. 14, sending both to the hospital with critical injuries, never stopped his car, law enforc...