20 years of ‘Clerks’!
Famous Jersey-based indie film has Hudson County connection
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1993, actor Scott Schiaffo was 28, living with his mother in Garfield, N.J., earning a living at two or three retail jobs, and on-and-off binge drinking. He was also working with a Hoboken-based...
Your move!
Modern dance festival relocates from JC to Hoboken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Your Move Dance Festival is New Jersey’s longest-running annual modern dance event, designed to support choreographers from New Jersey, New York and beyond. Now in its fifth season, Your Move annou...
How will the expanded waste dump impact our schools?
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last night, Mayor Fulop and the City Council voted to approve a deal with the NYC Dept of Sanitation to have New York City's garbage waste hauled to Jersey City's Greenville neighborho...
Stevens Gateway hearing postponed – for now
Two-building academic complex could go before Zoning Board in January
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 5 5 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Stevens Institute of Technology remains convinced that a proposed two-building academic complex at Sixth and Hudson streets can and will become the crown jewel of its ambitious plan to grow, modern...
Why we missed the forum
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Some people may be wondering why the Parents for Progress ticket, Antonio Gray, Sharyn Angley and Monica Stromwall were not in attendance in the Candidate Forum on Wednesday, October 8th at the Elk...
Cultural stew
Band puts a new spin on global traditions
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
“In my mind I’m more country and he’s more punk rock, and we put that together in our originals,” said Danielle Reid. The Union City resident plays banjo and sings in the duo Red Winter, while her ...
Ground rules for safe “Trick or Treating”
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Experts at the NJ Poison Center urge parents and caregivers to be alert and take precautions to avoid dangerous mishaps while celebrating Halloween this year. Be sure to keep Trick-or-...
Governor Christie, please sign the CARE Act
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time that we lock down the revolving door of hospital readmissions in New Jersey. Kaiser Health News reported this month that an unprecedented number of hospitals will face fines ...
TASTY TIDBITS
Memorial’s Vargas: Best kept secret in Hudson sports
Prep loses final piece from last year’s hoop squad; grid performances
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Her name is Mayensy Vargas and she’s definitely the best kept secret in Hudson County sports. The Memorial High School junior has been a goal-scoring machine for the Tigers girls’ soccer team, tall...
RYGLICKI, WANDA
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Funeral mass took place Oct. 15 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for Wanda Ryglicki, 87, of North Bergen and Hudson, Fla. She died on Oct. 10 at CareOne in Teaneck. Wanda was born in Gar...