Coming to America
Local exhibit stresses Hoboken’s role in immigration
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are descended from one of the millions of immigrants who gained entry to the United States through Ellis Island, you can conclude at least one fact about your pond-jumping ancestors – they p...
Chalking for charity
Kids decorate Exchange Place plaza for York Street Project
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Scores of kids stretched out on the paving stones near Exchange Place on July 24, sketching everything from animals and stick figures to self-portraits as part of the annual Chalkfest. The annual e...
Honey do
Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Antonio Quinlan didn’t get into it for the honey. He got started raising bees because of his allergies. “Honey helps with the allergies, he said. “It’s homeopathic medicine but you have to take it ...
Honey do
Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Antonio Quinlan didn’t get into it for the honey. He got started raising bees because of his allergies. “Honey helps with the allergies, he said. “It’s homeopathic medicine but you have to take it ...
Scary movies
Weehawken resident raising money for spooky web series for kids
by Eileen Budd
Reporter Correspondent
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Melissa Malone loved scary movies when she was growing up. But back then there weren’t many movies in the horror genre accessible to kids. Now, she’s helping to widen the offerings with “Or So the ...
SZULC, DEBRA ANN
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held July 29 for Debra Ann Szulc, 59. She passed away July 25, surrounded by her family, after a brave battle with cancer. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Debra was a home...
Give peace a chance
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Tuesday, Aug. 5 is again Universal Peace Day. It is the 69th Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, a day that forever changed our world. The Universal Peace Initiative asks for the ...
NJAHU President Ross Honig Wins National “Emerging Leader” Award
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Ross Honig of Hoboken, the recently-installed president of the New Jersey Association of Health Underwriters (NJAHU), has won the Emerging Leader Award at the National Association of Health Underwr...
Hello from AFS Intercultural Programs!
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a member of your community, I value sharing opportunities that positively affect the world. I volunteer with AFS-USA, a trusted leader in intercultural high school student exchange ...
Blankets, sippy cups, and rock & roll
Family Fun Night brings out the star in local kids
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
How do you ensure that an energetic 3 year-old will fall asleep at bedtime? It’s simple: take him or her to Family Fun Night at Shipyard Park in Hoboken. After an hour of dancing, singing, picnicki...