‘Broadway on the Hudson’ coming to waterfront
Weehawken ‘Wicked’ star and other award-winning stage performers to appear
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The Summer Concerts on the Hudson series, organized by the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, will conclude the summer season with “Broadway On the Hudson,” a one-night-only celebration of t...
Want to join the NBPD?
Department holds recruitment event
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
“I’ve wanted to be a cop for a while now, so I’m taking this opportunity to ask questions,” resident Feras J. said at the Police Department recruitment day in the public library on Wednesday Aug. 1...
Union City’s stray cats star in book
NY woman talks about catching town’s felines in newly published memoir
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Before living in Union City for 10 years, author of “To Catch a Cat” Heather Green lived and worked as a journalist in Manhattan. When visiting her boyfriend Matt Greer in Union City on weekends, s...
SCOREBOARD
Redwings look to make yet another December grid appearance
by Jim Hague
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It’s become part of the fabric, a slice of the tradition that is Hoboken High School football. Plain and simple, if you aspire to be a Redwing (one word), then you better be ready to play football ...
SERPICO, JOHN A.
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A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at Saint Anne's, Garwood, Aug. 18, for John A. Serpico, 93, of Clark. He passed away Aug. 14 at the Clark Rehabilitation Center. John was born and spent mo...
Young Hobokenite beats pneumonia to compete
CrossFit athlete underwent surgery at HUMC
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
“It felt like I was having a heart attack. I thought I was dying,” said Hoboken resident Anthony DiFrancesco, 27, remembering the events that led him to dial 911 in May. DiFrancesco is the head coa...
Face of the parade
Singer and model is a regular feature in Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people who routinely watch the New Jersey Cuban Parade when it makes its way through Hudson County each June know Nicole Falcon‘s face. She is the pretty woman who waves from the top of one of...
Bring back Vocational training to Jersey City public schools
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Dear Editor: The Jersey City school district is on the cusp of gaining local control back from the State of New Jersey with only curriculum and instruction left to be returned. This allows members ...
Pay attention behind the wheel
Proposed law would ban various types of distracted driving
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalotti of Hudson County recently sponsored a bill that has been interpreted in some media outlets as banning drinking coffee, polishing your nails, or reading a newspape...
Waterfront milestone achieved
Pershing Park in Weehawken wins NJBIA ‘New Good Neighbor’ award
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Pershing Park, Roseland’s $9.5 million linear waterfront park and recreational facility in the Port Imperial development in Weehawken, has been honored by the New Jersey Business & Industry Associa...