Watery views
Residents can take Meadowlands pontoon boat, canoe tours
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority has begun this month offering pontoon boat and canoe tours of the Hackensack River, some embarking from Secaucus, that will run through Saturday, Sept. 17...
Fashion Week celebrates fifth anniversary
Local fest will highlight Jersey City’s diversity, raise $ for charity
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Although it’s not scheduled to kick off until Sept. 21, organizers of Fashion Week will begin casting calls for a wide array of participants beginning July 29. This year will be something special. ...
Gov candidate/JC mayor sent future wife a note to ask her out
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In a ceremony scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 23, in New Hope, Pa., Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop planned to marry Jaclyn Thompson, a local business owner. In some ways, theirs will be a...
It’s Hamilton on the Hudson!
Tourists flock to historic duel site in Weehawken because of hit play
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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They’ve come from across the land, from Manhattan to Seattle, to walk to a small historic monument in Weehawken’s bluffs overlooking the Hudson River. Thanks to the success of the smash Broadway hi...
HOPFNER, TERESEA
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A mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. July 27 at Seven Dolors Catholic Church, Manhattan, Kansas, for Teresa “Terry” Hopfner, 90, formerly of Hoboken. She died July 20. She was born an...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Man shot in head near West Side Avenue in Jersey City A man was shot to death near Clinton Avenue between West Side Avenue and Kennedy Boulevard early on Thursday morning, the Hudson County Prosecu...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Fatal accident on Kennedy Boulevard July 9 According to a press release from the county of Hudson, a Union City resident was fatally struck Saturday July 9 while crossing Kennedy Boulevard. Hudson ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Cooling Centers are open this weekend North Bergen’s three designated cooling centers will be open this coming weekend due to the forecasted high temperatures. The three cooling center locations ar...
BRIEFS
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Help ‘Clear the Shelters’ and rescue needy animals on July 23 Clear the Shelters, the wildly successful nationwide pet adoption drive that took the community and the country by storm in 2016, is co...
What did she say?
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Conservatives really have to be shaking in their boots after the speech made by Donald Trump ’s wife at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this week. Why on earth, if Melania Trump was...