Ya all come – ya hear?
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Yes, they heard and they came, over 200 friends and family, to celebrate the 90th birthday of Vinnie Wassman, a true Hobokenite indeed—brought up on First and Monroe St., St. Joseph’s,...
How to mend our social and political silences, in Hoboken and the rest of America
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As an educator and host of a weekly TV show on education, the arts, and social change, I have become increasingly concerned with the muffled silences in public spaces—like cafes, for e...
SETTLES, MICHAEL
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A Celebration of Life Service took place April 17 from Porter Memorial Church of God in Christ, Jersey City, for Michael Settles, 36 of Jersey City. He passed away on April 11. He was born in Jerse...
An open letter to the City Council of Jersey City
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Council Members: The Jersey City Planning Board recently approved revisions to the Historic Plan Element of Jersey City’s Master Plan that calls for aggressive expansion of historic districtin...
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 | 26 26 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...
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 | 40 40 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...
Protect our children
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Dear Editor: As some of your readers may know, April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. While highlighting this important issue once a year is a good thing, it is not effective unless its message is ...
The time to act is now
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Dear Editor: Once again the residents of West New York were betrayed by Mayor Felix Roque hand pick board of education trustees. This betrayal hits the very core of our educational system. Superint...
Fire Department and EMS honored for rescue operation on Route 3
Over a dozen agencies collaborated to extricate men trapped in van
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of numerous local and state rescue agencies came together in Secaucus on Feb. 11 to extricate two individuals trapped in their vehicle after heavy cargo from a truck smashed down on the hig...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hoboken gridiron trio reunites in NY/NJ All-Star Classic
Weehawken’s Chong throws smoke; Hayward recovering; Roman taking next step
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They walked off the field last November after suffering a heartbreaking loss to Dunellen in the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I semifinals, ending a streak of seven straight playoff wins str...