From Peru to Greece to Israel
Union City honors its diverse population with flag raisings, luncheons
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Like the poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty, Union City is a town that reaches out to the “huddled masses yearning to breathe free,” drawing many diverse immigrant populations. As a result, the...
Getting into the routine
Local kids enjoy new school year
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The first day of school on Sept. 6 for the 250 students of the St. Augustine’s school of Union City was one of meeting teachers, making new friends, and praying together. The night before parents a...
Save the date to save our neighborhoods
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Dear Editor: The Hudson County Freeholder Board will vote on the Monarch development on Tuesday, October 28th at 6 p.m. The location of the meeting is the Freeholder Chambers on the 3rd floor of th...
RABBIA, JOSEPH MICHAEL
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Funeral mass took place Oct. 2 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Joseph Michael “Mr. Joe” Rabbia, 71, of Hoboken. He passed away Sept. 28 at Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center, Secaucus. Joe ...
Highly qualified trio
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Dear Editor: For the last several years I have observed the Jersey City Board of Education with great interest particularly due to our growing population and the need to provide for the children of...
SCOREBOARD
The winning ways simply continue in Hoboken
by Jim Hague
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When the 2014 high school football schedule was released last spring, veteran Hoboken head coach Lou Taglieri had to be shaking his head, wondering how in the world could that happen. How would the...
It should be noted
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Dear Editor: Regarding the article of Sept. 28, 2014, for businesses, parking’s a perennial problem, it should be noted that: The vast majority of Stevens employees take public transportation (NJ T...
Rules for farmers’ markets to change
Council to vote on new procedures
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A package of ordinances about farmers’ markets in the city will be up for a public hearing and adoption before the City Council on Oct. 7. The ordinances would expand access to healthy food options...
It’s fresh at Baja!
Dozens of Tex-Mex dishes and juicy margaritas in uptown Hoboken
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
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Out of the handful of Mexican restaurants in Hoboken, none emphasizes their fresh ingredients the way Baja does – and they’ve got plenty to brag about, including a wide variety of Tex-Mex dishes, m...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...