Supporting equality in the Hoboken public schools
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We are writing in support of the recent vote by the Hoboken Board of Education to appeal the decision by the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) allowing the expansion of the Ho...
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A funeral mass took place April 18 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Marie L. Marchica, 88. She passed away April 13 at Bayonne Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, she was the da...
When life gave her lemons
3-year-old Lea Mohally sells lemonade to raise funds for cancer research
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
When Nathalie Masse talks to her daughter Lea Mohally in French, Lea replies in English. For a 3-and-a-half-year-old girl, Lea is well on her way to becoming bilingual. This is more than just a tes...
Food for thought
15th Annual ‘Taste of Weehawken’ festival supports public library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Gather ye tastebuds. The premier foodie event of the year is only days away, when the 15th Annual “Taste of Weehawken” festival takes over the food court in Lincoln Harbor on Tuesday night, April 2...
NB cops compete for Biggest Loser
Contest will benefit Special Olympics of New Jersey
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly three dozen North Bergen police officers are currently pitted against one another in a difficult and challenging competition, with every last one them a loser. At least that’s the goal. They...
Hoboken’s Arts & Music Fest turns 21
J. Geils Band frontman Peter Wolf to headline
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Peter Wolf has seen and done more than most in his day. As the lead singer of J. Geils Band, he scored genre-defining rock hits like “Love Stinks” and “Centerfold.” He has married (and divorced) Fa...
Rather than reducing dual language education in Hoboken, expand it
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Dear Editor: There has been a great deal of discussion in our community about the Hoboken Board of Education's attempts to halt the Department of Education approved expansion of HoLa through 8th gr...
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Funeral mass was offered April 23 at Immaculate Conception Church for Anthony Mongelli, Sr., 92, of Secaucus. He passed away April 19 after a short hospital stay. Son of the late Ignazzio and Maria...
Our friend Dolores Reider, RIP
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As we finally feel the warmth of spring, it is with great sadness that I write to inform you of the recent passing of our neighbor and dear friend Dolores Reider. This is a tremendous ...
A hands-on lesson in civics
Students view county government from the inside
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Christina Skop did her best to keep order as chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during this year’s Student Government Day on April 2. But like her counterpart in the adult version, ...