Get your tickets to ‘An Evening of Italian Song’
HRPAC 2016 benefit concert and dinner gala will honor late Justice Marie Garibaldi
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) will host its annual benefit concert and dinner gala at the Chart House Restaurant in Weehawken on Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m. The evenin...
Bank Hires New Branch Manager
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Freedom Bank, headquartered in Maywood, recently announced the hire of new assistant vice president/branch manager, Maria Moreano of Jersey City, to its Guttenberg branch. Moreano has more than 10 ...
Establishing a tradition
Something new at Hudson County High Tech
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Starting out in the 1970s as a vocational high school, the Hudson County Schools of Technology revamped in the late 1980s to focus more on technology. High Tech High School was launched in 1991. Co...
Local business owner pleads guilty
Had town employees do construction for his deli – on your dime
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A North Bergen-based business owner pleaded guilty last week to having town Department of Public Works employees perform tasks for his private deli and meat distributing operation while they were o...
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Funeral mass took place March 23 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church for Carole Dolores Kellett, 73, of Union City. She passed away March 19. She was born in Weehawken and briefly lived in Rutherford...
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 | 174 174 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...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - North Bergen residents
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James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following North Bergen residents earned honor roll status for the second marking period of 2015-2016: ...
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 | 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...
Bound for the Boston Marathon
Runner helps kids fight cancer one mile at a time
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The battle against cancer is hard to begin with. But Hoboken resident Craig Lockner, 38, realizes that it’s much worse for those who face financial hardship. His uncle and best friend’s brother die...
State funded pre-K: free for all?
Bill seeks to expand program – thriving in Hoboken – to 100 school districts
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-one school districts in New Jersey, including Hoboken, currently receive state funds for free pre-K 3 and 4 programs in the public schools. Now, some legislators hope to increase the number ...