Dressing up
Art show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
International, regional, and local artists will show off their works in “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts,” a show at Mana Contemporary gallery’s first annual fundraiser and cocktail reception on Ma...
VFW post holds annual pancake breakfast
What better way to meet your neighbors?
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On Sunday Feb. 21, the Weehawken Veterans of Foreign Wars, Oulton-Kraft Post 1923 held their annual Pancake Breakfast at the Senior Nutrition Center. The center was packed with the public hungry fo...
WNY teachers protest for contracts, raises
Union says they haven’t gotten increases in several years
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers and maintenance workers in West New York have been protesting at recent Board of Education meetings because they have been without a contract since July of 2015, and say they haven’t gotte...
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A funeral service was conducted April 28 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Hoboken for Walter Dickerson of Hoboken. He passed away April 19. He was the father of Walter, Phillip, B.A., Martin, David, Th...
They survived the streets
Three doctors talk about their struggle from the `hood to medical careers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
“A split second decision can change the course of your life,” said Dr. Rameck Hunt. One such moment did change his life. As a young man, he had pulled out a switchblade and then realized that he wo...
What insurance do you have?
Hoboken and Bayonne hospitals may drop Horizon Blue Cross from network
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken University Medical Center may stop accepting Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield as in-network insurance as of June 1, and the same for Bayonne Medical Center as of May 1, unless the two sides c...
A family practice
Brother and sister doctors open clinic hospitable to LGBT community
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
There is no sign on the Grand Street office indicating that it’s a clinic that is especially geared toward LGBT patients. Those who need to know about it find out quick enough via word of mouth. “O...
Theater group announces spring schedule
Broadway hit ‘A Steady Rain’ offered in water tower, and readings of two new plays
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Hudson Theater Works has announced its upcoming spring production, the New Jersey premiere of Keith Huff’s “A Steady Rain,” and its slate for Playworks, the annual play reading series. In “A Steady...
Jose Marti students perform original comedy-mystery
From script to cast to crew, a home grown production
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Jose Marti Freshman Academy in Union City will put on the comic murder-mystery play “Who’s Next?” on May 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. The cast of 12 students has been rehearsing after school since January. ...
Little League opening ceremony
A parade, then the first game
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Boys and girls in Little League, ages 6 to 12, walked a mile down Broadway in West New York for their opening day parade before playing the first game of the season on Saturday, April 16. Eighteen ...