Celebrating lights and culture
Diwali Mela festival brings out the best in all
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Assimilate yes, but still retain and celebrate your culture. That was the message on Sunday, Oct. 13, when several hundred township residents descended on Buchmuller Park to attend the fourth annua...
Residents of Union City/33rd District be proud!
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Dear Editor: During this debacle by congress people in Washington, who, we the people keep voting back into congress, I would like to personally thank Governor Christie and Senator/Mayor Stack for ...
‘100 year storm,’ or ‘1 percent storm’?
Hudson County prepares for next weather event
by E. Assata Wright
Reporter staff writer
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With a little luck, the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, which runs from June 1 through November 30, will hold no unpleasant surprises for Hudson County. But one forecast is certain: another major w...
Vote yes on the rent-control question
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Dear Editor: As a taxpayer coalition, Hoboken Revolt has taken the position that passage of the upcoming referendum on rent control is in the best interest of not only the taxpayers but the entire ...
TASTY TIDBITS
McNair Academic girls’ tennis team captures state sectional title
Lincoln has statement football win; cross country championships galore
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The McNair Academic girls’ tennis team was battling Rutherford for a slice of history. The NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group II championship was at stake Monday afternoon and the Cougars were tr...
Gilbarty for BOE
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Dear Editor: James Gilbarty is the kind of man who the Hoboken Board of Education needs. Raised in Hoboken, he loves this town and he is committed to giving back to the school system from which he ...
ZONCA, ETHEL M.
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Ethel M. Zonca, nee Harden, a longtime waitress at the Coach House Diner in Jersey City, passed away on Oct. 8, surrounded by her family. She waitressed at the diner from her teenage years through ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Stevens’ waterfront eco-house wins fourth place in international competition A sustainable “smart house” designed and constructed by students and faculty at Stevens Institute of Technology on Sunda...
BRIEFS
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UC kids play music in NYC The Union City Music Project (UCMP) announced that its young musicians have been invited to perform in a concert for the 2013 Fashion District Art Festival at the New York...
Christie uses orphans again
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Dear Editor: When Gov. Christie stopped a movement for more transparency in adoption in favor of a large bureaucratic contact intermediary system, the adoption community knew the governor was not e...