These vets had to fight for respect
At 43rd anniversary of end of Vietnam conflict, local towns pay tribute
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Even 43 years after the conclusion of the war in Vietnam, many veterans still have a stinging memory of their return. The war often elicited bad feelings that Americans inappropriately dumped on th...
SCOREBOARD
Memorial’s return to greatness
by Jim Hague
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
For many years, Memorial High School in West New York produced some of the fastest long distance runners in the state and featured the most feared baseball program around. Locally and even in the s...
Public input needed for future changes to Washington Street
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: At the Feb. 17 City Council meeting, Hoboken businesses had their day. United in their worries regarding the ‘Complete Streets’ Redesign for Washington Street, they voiced their concer...
PHOENIX, MARVIN
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Funeral services were held March 26 at Metropolitan AME Zion Church, Jersey City, for Marvin Phoenix of Jersey City. He passed away March 17. He was the father of Gregory and Valerie Phoenix, Andre...
These vets had to fight for respect
At 43rd anniversary of end of Vietnam conflict, WNY and NB pay tribute
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
Even 43 years after the conclusion of the war in Vietnam, many veterans still have a stinging memory of their return. The war often elicited bad feelings that Americans inappropriately dumped on th...
Cuba, open or closed?
Local residents, officials voice their views on renewed U.S. relations
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter correspondent
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
President Barack Obama and his family recently returned from a three-day trip to Cuba, the first visit to the Communist nation by a sitting president in 88 years. The president met with Cuban Presi...
Hudson County residents honored as Berkeley College School of Health studies pin graduates
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Berkeley College School of Health Studies recently conducted a pinning ceremony to honor graduates entering the fields of Practical Nursing and Patient Care Technology. Residents of Hudson Coun...
‘The View’ from inside
First tenant of NB’s low-income housing shares 1940s memories
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the final installment in a three-part series that looks at the early years of Meadowview Village, the low income housing development that replaced dilapidated shacks along the cliffs of Nor...
A box full of props
New theatre class geared toward children with special needs
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
“Something we all do naturally is play,” is the mantra Hoboken teacher Michele Traina has in mind as she prepares to launch a new class for children with special needs as part of her theatre compan...
Lining up at 5 a.m. for food
Local ShopRites raise money for the hungry
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The gentleman was a well-dressed businessman, wearing a suit and tie. He even carried a briefcase. So what was he doing at the food pantry, which provides food for the needy? The staff could not fi...