Men on fire, racing pigs, and Flying Wallendas
State Fair brings thrills and entertainment for all ages
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
On July 4 you can see a man set himself on fire and launch himself more than 100 feet through the air from a giant crossbow. Or if you prefer, on June 21 you can catch Cousin Brucie’s Palisades Par...
Trees, serving the community
Jun 22, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I appreciated Mr. Singer's concern for pedestrian safety in his May 18 "Sidewalks Needed." Around the time his letter was published, a line of Callery Pear were planted on Patterson Pl...
A cheesy app
Hoboken man invents new way to count your pies
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
When Rick Mendes of Hoboken sat down with a reporter at Napoli’s on Washington Street this past Tuesday, the choice was clear: the Italian restaurant’s specialty is margherita pizza, and one 14-inc...
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 21 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church for Maria Teresa (Tete) Tamayo, 88, of Union City. She passed June 14. She was born in Cuba and came to Union City in 1961 where...
After the smoke has cleared
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Politics, like rust, never sleeps. So just when you think the shouting is over, the whole election cycle starts up again. Most immediately on the agenda will be November school board races in Jerse...
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Alleged Hoboken package thief turns himself in to police A man suspected in a string of package thefts from apartment buildings in Hoboken turned himself into police on Tuesday, according to a repo...
Hudson County and the little transit engines that can’t
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I had a great laugh in Hoboken the other day when I saw posters for this month's Hudson Theatre Ensemble stage adaptation of "The Little Engine That Could," the classic children's stor...
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
CarePoint proposes to divide Jersey City on ambulance service For months, a debate has raged in Jersey City over which provider to use for 911 ambulance service. One local hospital company said in ...
Recap of Hoboken Little League action
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Here’s a rundown of recent Little League play.   MARIO’S PIZZA drops CASSESA’S 8-5   MARIO’S PIZZA pulled out the win thanks to a strong third inning. A groundout by JADEN OLIVIERI scored SHEPARD S...