Book hits the big screen
Movie based on local resident’s novel premieres in theaters March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
Carrie Pilby, a movie based on the offbeat novel of the same name written by Hoboken-based author Caren Lissner, opens on March 31 in theaters in New York City, Los Angeles, Bethesda, Md., and Chic...
KIRKLAND, GARY F.
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Funeral services were held March 16 at the Church of the Incarnation, Jersey City for Gary F. Kirkland. He was born in 1947 in Jersey City, the second son of the late Fred Kirkland and Hurlia Graha...
After losing teen daughter in crash, parents take action
Prepare annual fundraising gala to educate students on driving responsibly
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Rebeka Verea had the entire world before her. The 18-year-old had just graduated from Cliffside Park High School June 20, 2005, headed for any number of possibilities. Then, she decided to take a c...
SCOREBOARD
Talk of final Friar game tarnishes Hawks’ huge victory
Hudson Catholic’s first state sectional in 42 years gets overshadowed by St. Anthony status
by Jim Hague
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It might have been the final game in the incredible history of St. Anthony High School basketball, but last Wednesday night wasn’t the place or the time to talk about the looming demise of legendar...
A celebration of the Irish
St. Patrick’s Parade draws thousands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Not everything went according to the “luck o’ the Irish” on March 12 for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Jersey City. While the weather cooperated and there was no rain or snow, a stiff bree...
The takeaway, glug glug glug
Local students try to learn from water main woes
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Two local schools have been turning Hoboken’s water infrastructure headache into a learning experience. Hoboken suffered its fourth water main break this year in the wee hours of Tuesday, Feb. 28 a...
‘Folklife’ ensemble to appear at UBS Atrium Series
Traditional music will be served for lunch on March 29
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Juno Award winner Jayme Stone will be featured next at The UBS Atrium Series. The free concert will take place on Wednesday, March 29 at 12:30 p.m. in the Atrium, 1000 Harbor Boulevard, in the Linc...
MANZI, JOSEPH N.
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A funeral service was held March 17 for Joseph N Manzi, 93, of North Bergen. He died at Holy Name Hospital on March 13. Surviving are his wife Lorraine, and his son Joseph Jr., daughter Arlene and ...
A celebration of color
Hindu ceremony welcomes spring
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
A part of the Hindu celebration of phagwah or holi has its roots in the belief that Krishna was born with a blue face due to being poisoned, so the tradition of throwing colored powder on each othe...
Book hits the big screen
Movie based on local resident’s novel premieres in theaters March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
Carrie Pilby, a movie based on the offbeat novel of the same name written by Hoboken-based author (and former Weehawken resident) Caren Lissner, opens on March 31 in theaters in New York City, Los ...