Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Everything but the kitchen sink A Hoboken man allegedly threw knives and other kitchen utensils from his third floor window at the bouncer of a bar across the street and other passing pedestrians t...
Keeping it historic
Old warehouse will become jewel of arts district
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Richard Murphy walked through the old Butler Warehouse on Warren Street as if he intended to move there when it was complete, or like a proud father showing off his first-born child. The Butler War...
Purr-fect way to help pets
Join charity run to assist animals with cancer, and enjoy ice cream
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The Joshua Louis Animal Cancer Foundation has announced its annual fundraiser to help families who have pets with cancer. The all-volunteer nonprofit group’s second Walk, Run & Wag 5K and Ice Cream...
Comedy champion crowned in Secaucus
Six-night comedy festival culminates in showdown for title
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
After six nights of comedy shows throughout the Meadowlands region, after 37 stand-up performers gave it their best on stages in Secaucus and surrounding towns, eight winners competed on Sunday, Ap...
Slab of history unearthed in Secaucus
Lost base of statue found on former pig farm
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
While clearing the grounds of a former pig farm on the Secaucus/Jersey City border in preparation for building two new warehouses, a worker from Hugerich construction stumbled across a huge block a...
Freak accidents changed his life
Bayonne psychologist tours Hudson County schools with message of hope
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Joel Núñez knows what it is like to think that life is set against him. A psychologist now, Nunez grew up in Jersey City and had many of the same aspirations that urban kids today have, dreamin...
SCOREBOARD
Union City’s Matias about to make history
Florida State lineman will become first to be selected in NFL Draft since 1987
by Jim Hague
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Josue Matias had no idea that he will become a part of history this week, when the National Football League Draft is taking place in Chicago. Matias will be in his Union City home with his family, ...
The girls of summer are back!
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Organized baseball started in Hoboken, and Hoboken’s Maria Pepe was the center of a national battle in 1972 to let girls play in Little League, so obviously baseball is big here – just like Frank S...
Ya all come – ya hear?
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Yes, they heard and they came, over 200 friends and family, to celebrate the 90th birthday of Vinnie Wassman, a true Hobokenite indeed—brought up on First and Monroe St., St. Joseph’s,...
Slices of fame
Union City/North Bergen photographer’s famous photos line pizzeria
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Customers pay for takeout dinners. Pizza deliverymen hurry into the store for hot pies to whisk off to local addresses. High school and college-age cashiers take orders at the register. That’s the ...