Prep doesn’t want state’s No. 1 ranking now
Hansen tries to keep his team focused after getting top spot
by Jim Hague
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
The high school football season is only two weeks old and St. Peter’s Prep has already been elevated into the No. 1 ranking in the entire state, courtesy of a 41-28 victory over Blessed Trinity of ...
‘A lot of inspiration comes from Union City’
Art, handbags, t-shirts, music featured at festival
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents from all over admired, sold, or purchased art, clothing, and toys from other residents at the arts and music festival in Union City on Saturday, Sept. 12. Art lined the gates of Hudson Pr...
Spyro Gyra, art, and food
23rd annual Fall Arts & Music festival is Sunday, Sept. 25
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s Fall Arts & Music Festival will take place Sept. 25 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Washington Street between Observer Highway and Seventh Street. The festival offers fun for people of all ages...
Telling tales
Library’s eighth book event features local writers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Free Public Library will feature a variety of writing talent at the Tales of Our Cities book festival in Van Vorst Park on Sunday, Sept. 25, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (rain or shine) a...
Weehawken remembers
Ceremony honors the fallen of 9/11
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s been 15 years since the terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 civilians. On Sept. 11, 2016, Weehawken residents, politicians, and municipal departments gathered at the township’s official...
Senior picnic returns
Dancing, eating, and mingling
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The town of North Bergen held its annual free picnic for seniors of North Bergen at Schuetzen Park this past Wednesday. Some seniors have been coming to the picnic for years, and others made it out...
Police brutality case settled for $50K
Photographer alleged he was beaten by cops in 2013
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
A photography student at the School of Visual Arts in New York, Rene Berdugo, alleged in 2013 that West New York police punched and kicked him after he refused to show them identification while pho...
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Funeral services have taken place for John Van Buskirk, 82, of North Bergen. He passed away Sept. 13. He was born in New York City and lived most of his life in North Bergen. John was working as a ...
Liberty Realty gives
Company dedicates a percentage of profits to local groups
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
In recognition of Liberty Realty’s 1st company softball game, President Joseph Covello and Regional Director Michael Berney presented The Hoboken Little League and the Hoboken Homeless Shelter with...
Clothing for every taste
Jersey City Fashion Week kicks off on Sept. 21
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but fashion often is not, coming instead out of the creative spirit of designers who read public sentiment and then set trends. Over the last five years, J...