A job well done
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The North Bergen Recreation Center does a great job educating and training young boys and girls in sports activities. The coaches teach the children how to play as a team, and show res...
‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ in our future
Theater group emphasizes community involvement, low ticket prices
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Theatre Works, a not-for-profit regional group based in Weehawken, will launch its second production at the theater at Weehawken High School in early May. Karen Brady, co-founder of the grou...
No town tax increase in 2014
$49.8M budget introduced; council will spend $2M to renovate ice rink
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
“Tonight we’re pleased to introduce our budget on time once again,” announced Councilman Robert Costantino at the Town Council meeting on March 25, “a budget that does not increase your municipal t...
Art for the heck of it
JC Fridays kicks off new year with array of talent
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
If you didn’t get a chance to get out on Friday, March 7 for the first JC Fridays of 2014, then you missed a lot, from Project Greenville’s “A Weekend of Small Work and Big Ideas” to a meet and gre...
Deadline looms for Obamacare
NHCAC and other community organizations scramble to get people signed up in time
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
With a local waiting list of 4,000 people and only 13 enrollment specialists to help them sign up for insurance under the provisions of the federal Affordable Healthcare Act, officials at North Hud...
An experiment aimed at perpetuating life
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Dear Editor: Last year there was an outcry before, during, and after the destruction of most Sycamore trees in Union City's cool, shady, leafy Washington Park. Done mostly in spirit of support of t...
Food for all occasions
90 Park is many restaurants in one
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Looking for a fine dining experience for your family or date? How about a bar where you can hang out and enjoy a variety of tasty tapas offerings? Or maybe an inviting spot to hold a party for 150 ...
THOMPSON, ROBERT J.
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A funeral mass was celebrated March 22 at St. Joseph’s Church for Robert J. Thompson, 81. He passed away March 18. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Robert was a U.S. Army veteran and a longtime ...
Weehawken teen climbs WTC
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Dear Editor: I feel it important to speak up in regard to Justin Q, who at 16 has become a national personality for his dangerous trek up the WTC. First and foremost I do not condone his climb. Wit...
Be safe and educate yourself
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Dear Editor: In the early morning hours of Thursday, March 6th a fire ripped through five homes on Grant Avenue in Jersey City. The fire was responsible for displacing 30 and tragically, a family o...