Waterfront milestone achieved
Pershing Park in Weehawken wins NJBIA ‘New Good Neighbor’ award
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Pershing Park, Roseland’s $9.5 million linear waterfront park and recreational facility in the Port Imperial development in Weehawken, has been honored by the New Jersey Business & Industry Associa...
Art made in Guttenberg
Studio hosts new installations, workshops; ice cream social coming up
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The Guttenberg Arts studio on Jackson Street is planning a host of art exhibits and activities to keep residents busy. Right now, the studio is showcasing installations from three artists who creat...
Pay attention behind the wheel
Proposed law would ban various types of distracted driving
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalotti of Hudson County recently sponsored a bill that has been interpreted in some media outlets as banning drinking coffee, polishing your nails, or reading a newspape...
Face of the parade
Singer and model is a regular feature in Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people who routinely watch the New Jersey Cuban Parade when it makes its way through Hudson County each June know Nicole Falcon‘s face. She is the pretty woman who waves from the top of one of...
Young Hobokenite beats pneumonia to compete
CrossFit athlete underwent surgery at HUMC
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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“It felt like I was having a heart attack. I thought I was dying,” said Hoboken resident Anthony DiFrancesco, 27, remembering the events that led him to dial 911 in May. DiFrancesco is the head coa...
SCOREBOARD
Redwings look to make yet another December grid appearance
by Jim Hague
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s become part of the fabric, a slice of the tradition that is Hoboken High School football. Plain and simple, if you aspire to be a Redwing (one word), then you better be ready to play football ...
Concerns and thoughts about city’s $52.M water project
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Dear Editor: The City’s upcoming water main replacement project presents an opportunity to move away from the patronage centered procurement model currently in use and towards a value oriented, tax...
Saving the Monarch
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Dear Editor: This is a response to letters by J. Hernandez and R. Anthony Squire regarding the idea of planting pollinator gardens around Union City. Back in early summer, I exchanged email with ou...
STEINERT, BETTY
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 17 at St. Dorothea's RC Church, Eatontown, for Betty Steinert, 92, of Matawan. She passed away Aug. 12 at the Atrium Senior Living of Matawan. Betty was born to Jose...
Addressing the needs of people with disabilities
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Dear Editor: As the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) reached its 26th Anniversary on July 26, we must of course celebrate this monumental achievement and the paths it has opened up,...