Brewing something up for Halloween?
From pregnant zombie runners to Minions, your neighbors are getting creative
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Halloween is nigh, so you better getting moving to decide whether you’ll be a warlock, Frankenstein, ghost, or some other scary creature. _____________ “I think it’s being cute; it’s funny. A witch...
Busy time for firefighters
New monument honors volunteers
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
About a dozen firefighters were inside the burning building, hauling hoses up to the third floor to battle the blaze from within. Mayor Michael Gonnelli, a volunteer firefighter and former fire chi...
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A funeral service took place Oct. 22 for Robin Lee Rogers, 50, of North Bergen. He passed away on Monday Oct. 19. He was an English teacher for North Bergen High School for 10 years. He also was a ...
Dickinson gets old coach Portillo to come home
Hudson Catholic-Hoboken contest interesting this weekend; Top Fives
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Rene Portillo had the world on a string six years ago, when he took his Dickinson boys’ soccer team to the pinnacle, the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group IV state championship game, only to fal...
Class is in session
Two slates, one independent candidate compete for three school board seats
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Parents and residents still on the fence over who to vote for in the Nov. 3 Board of Education election still have a week and a half to decide. Three out of nine seats for the volunteer three-year ...
Guttenberg resident named Braille Student of the Year
Served as only blind court reporter in the U.S.
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The call came out of the blue. “I had the woman repeat it four times on the phone, I was so shocked,” said Guttenberg resident Myra Brodsky. The caller assured her that it was true: Brodsky had bee...
Bringing ideas, compromise and vision to City Council
Oct 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: During my two terms as a Commissioner on Hoboken’s Zoning Board of Adjustment, I've been honored to represent you on land use projects that impact all aspects of our community. I’ve vo...
"Italian Heritage Month"
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In your local Hudson Reporter you listed October as "Latin Heritage Month", but you did not mention a single word about October being "Italian Heritage Month." I'd like to remind you o...
Now the needy get to dine out
Local restaurant offers seven weeks of meals to hungry residents
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
For a single mom and her three kids who lost their home and belongings in a fire earlier this year, meals are on the house this month. “Like my daughter said, now I can take a break from cooking fo...