A bit of Christmas at Harborside
Rooftop film series features Muppets and I, Daniel Blake
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Brooklyn-based not-for-profit Rooftop Films will presents two movies at the Harborside Atrium on Dec. 17, the Disney classic “The Muppets Christmas Carol” and a Sundance Selects film, “I, Daniel Bl...
Hot chocolate, Santa, and good cheer
North Bergen’s ‘Winterfest’ celebration comes to three locations
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen residents welcomed the holiday season last week with a series of street fairs called “Winterfest,” held on two different dates. Years ago, Winterfest was held only uptown on Bergenline...
Researching the names of the librarian during the 1950s
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Dear Editor: I grew up in North Bergen and attended Weehawken HS from 1957-59. I have been researching the Weehawken Public Library and trying to find out the name/s of the librarian during the 195...
Tenant protections strengthened
Commissioners vote on rent control, public safety
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 191 191 recommendations | email to a friend
The Union City Board of Commissioners, at their meeting last month, adopted an ordinance that limits the amount a landlord can raise the rent each year in presently rent-stabilized apartments. The ...
PIZZA, ROSLYN A.
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A funeral service was offered at Carmichael Funeral Home on Dec. 8 for Roslyn A. Pizza, 87, of Marietta, Ga. She passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Dec. 5. Born in Un...
The Women’s March on Washington
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Dear Editor: I am proud to announce that Hoboken is sending two busloads of people to The Women’s March on Washington on Jan. 21, 2017, on the Great Mall in Washington DC. The march is intended to ...
SANZ, ELBA I.
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 8 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Elba I. Sanz, 72, of North Bergen. She passed away Dec. 5 at her home. She was a retired teacher’s assistant at the Robert Fulton ...
Nervous in West New York
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When you talk to municipal workers in West New York about the legal quagmire Mayor Dr. Felix Roque is caught in, you hear a mixture of confidence and despair. Some workers believe, as Roque does, t...
First official park master plan meeting
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Dear Editor: The first of a half dozen or so Park Master Plan meetings that will involve a creative, inclusive, democratic community input process to determine the community’s vision for our future...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Compete for cash prizes in NB’s ‘Best Christmas Decorated Home’ contest North Bergen residents are invited to compete in the 2016 “Best Christmas Decorated Home” contest. Grand prize winners will r...