Big wheels keep on turning
Annual ‘truck day’ a monster hit with the kids
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
“He loves trucks,” said Cori Leontaris. “This is a perfect day for him. He knows every truck. He tells me what they’re called. I don’t know.” Her 2-year-old son Nico was smiling widely as he climbe...
TROMBETTA, FRANK L.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 9 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Frank L. Trombetta, 84, of Seaside Park, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away peacefully in the presence of his family at the...
Weehawken Resident John C. Meditz Honored by Palisades Medical Center
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In recognition of his outstanding generosity to Palisades Medical Center, the main lobby has been named in honor of John C. Meditz. Meditz, of Weehawken, is widely recognized as the driving force t...
Teeing off for charity
Local group raises money by selling tickets to Barclays
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Jersey City Det. Ed Dolan knew a good thing when he saw it. Five years ago, he came across a program offered by Barclay’s Golf Tournament that offered to give money to charity if a charity helped s...
SCOREBOARD
Union City comes to grips with loss of former teammate Romero
by Jim Hague
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The sun had just begun to rise over Union City’s Roosevelt Stadium complex last Monday morning around 6 a.m. when the Soaring Eagles football team was set to hold their first official day of footba...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hoboken’s Siniscalchi learns from the best
Secaucus’ Lennon selects Caldwell; Weehawken Open results
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It’s safe to say that Nick Siniscalchi has always been around sports. The Hoboken native’s parents, Guy and Stacy , have been very supportive of Nick, who is set to become an eighth grader at Hobok...
Five minutes to address the City Council is not enough time
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Dear Editor: I am writing to express opposition to a recent Jersey City Municipal Council effort introducing an ordinance that would place a time limit on speakers who comment during the second rea...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
Soundtrack from Secaucus
Resident composes songs for hit shows
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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If you watch Ray Donovan on Showtime, then you’ve heard Secaucus resident Dave Cirino. One of his songs was played during an episode of the hit series. Others were on Up All Night on NBC, and New G...
Honoring men of distinction
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Dear Editor: The recent murder of Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago is a reminder of the inherent dangers of police work and the deadly hazards police officers face protecting our communit...