‘They didn’t all die on 9/11’
Tribute in firehouse honors first responder
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A plaque to a hero went up in the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue Firehouse on 16th Street in Union City on Saturday, Aug. 23. The plaque honors retired Battalion Chief Robert Agostini, who d...
Councilman Chico makes a difference
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Under the leadership of Ward B Councilman Khemraji Chico Ramchal, I have to say the Westside is definitely moving forward in the right direction. There is not a day that goes by that C...
Pasta and pals
Spaghetti Dinner Block Party returns for ninth year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds came out to the Hoboken waterfront last week for the 9th Annual Hoboken Spaghetti Dinner Block Party. On an ideal August afternoon, they ate ziti, rigatoni, meatballs, and sausage prepared...
The trail behind the stores
Wonders of the Meadowlands can be found near Hudson County parking lot
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mill Creek Marsh nature trail in Secaucus lifts a visitor up, over the swampland, affording a view of egrets, Atlantic White cedars, the Manhattan skyline in the distance, and also, a parking l...
Ending the summer with the arts
JCFridays kicks off its fall events on Sept. 5
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
JC Fridays launches into fall with a host of events throughout Jersey City on Sept. 5. Restaurants, galleries, stores, and event spaces throughout Jersey City will showcase a variety of art-related...
Ashamed
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The following is a letter to Representative Sires: Dear Representative Sires: The Congress went on vacation for five weeks starting Friday, August 1. The number of very serious problem...
Red Wings look to ‘three-peat’
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After winning the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I state championship for the second straight year last December, this time in heart-stopping action at Kean University, winning on a touchdown...
Thank you for your dedication
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the board of Commissioners and Mayor Brian P. Stack for their dedication to Public Safety. Throughout this summer it was a treat to see a...
STEWART, ROBERT W.
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held Aug. 22 for Robert W. Stewart, 89, of Lodi. He passed away Aug. 18. He was the husband of Barbara; father of Judith Sellers, Donna Lynch Perfetti and John Lynch; grandfat...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation for the Labor Day weekend holiday. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column. ) Dear Dr. Norquist: It seems like I’m always stressed out, I make lists...