Passing the torch
Local police participate in annual Special Olympics Torch Run
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
In the final stretch of the Hudson County section of the 34th annual NJ Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run June 9,  Jersey City Sergeant Kevin Kot quickly rounded a corner onto Communipaw A...
Singing Sinatras
15 crooners compete in 11th Annual Sinatra Idol contest
by Marilyn Baer
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Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
Jerry Pearce of Clifton, N.J.  was crowned winner last Thursday at the 11th Annual Sinatra Idol contest, in which 15 men from all over the world – from England to Texas—competed in Hoboken’s Sinatr...
Green scene
Some farmers’ markets canceled, others thrive
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents who want vegetables fresh from the farm, as well as a variety of baked goods, sauces, and other delicacies, can find a local weekly farmer’s market for almost any day of the...
Mayor reacts to Tonnelle Avenue crash
Cops suspended, supervisors reassigned; unions call actions premature
by Al Sullivan
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Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that has already raised concerns about due process, Mayor Steven Fulop and Public Safety Director James Shea announced that four police officers were suspended without pay and two deputy ...
Secaucus goes to the dogs
Hundreds of pooches interact at expo
by Hannington Dia
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Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Braille, an Australian shepherd, is blind and deaf, but that didn’t stop him from playing the piano a week ago Friday at the World Dog Expo, held in Secaucus through Sunday. Braille was among hundr...
CASO, FRANK J.
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A funeral mass was offered June 15 at St. Paul the Apostle Church, Jersey City, for Frank J. Caso, 78. He died June 10 at Hoboken University Medical Center. A proud lifelong Jersey City resident, t...
A community of support
Hoboken Public Education Foundation provides for new district initiatives
by Marilyn Baer
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Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Public Education Foundation (HPEF) is a local volunteer group that tries to raise awareness about the quality of the Hoboken public schools and raises funds to provide support for new i...
Mrs. New Jersey vies for national title
For daughter of immigrants, pageants opened a lot of doors
by Al Sullivan
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Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Jeannette Josue never meant to become a model or an actress, let alone the winner of a number of pageants, including her most recent title, Mrs. New Jersey. She said her goal when going to college ...
Against bullying
Four school specialists talk to parents
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus School District recently held a forum for local parents about the state's Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying (HIB) program, featuring four anti-bullying specialists from the town's...
GALLINA, ANTOINETTE M.
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A funeral mass was offered June 15 at St. Francis Church, Hoboken, for Antoinette (Shirley) M. Gallina, (nee Guglielmelli) of Cliffside Park. She passed away June 9. She was born in Hoboken, which ...