The joy of T. Rex
Dinosaur park preps for Memorial Day opening
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The dinosaurs are back. And so are the kids who love them. Field Station: Dinosaurs, the sprawling Secaucus theme park loaded with dozens of life-sized prehistoric critters, kicked off its school t...
A single man’s Jersey odyssey
From Brooklyn to West New York to North Bergen and beyond…
by Barry Wolborsky
Reporter correspondent
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor’s Note: This is a personal essay submitted by one of our readers . Though I moved to North Bergen in June of 1996, my history with Hudson County goes back a decade prior. My father worked at...
Weehawken seniors party for Easter
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Camaraderie and celebration were on the menu along with coffee and cake when the Township of Weehawken recently held its annual party for senior citizens to honor the Easter holiday. The ladies wor...
SAT overhaul: what does it mean for today’s elementary schools?
by Sergio Alati, Ed.D
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Last month the College Board announced a complete overhaul of the SAT test. In reading through the specific changes, it has become clear to me that what is being valued and emphasized correlates di...
VALLEJO, JAIME H.
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Jaime H. Vallejo, 56, of Hoboken. He passed away May 5 at Hoboken University Medical Center. Born in Manizales, Colombia, Jaime was a self-employed hot dog vendor in the city of Hoboken for over 30...
Phil Cohen, a voice for Hoboken and Jersey City
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I first met Phil Cohen on the morning of October 29, 2012 after Sandy had hit Hoboken. It was a cold morning and there was a group of volunteers including CERT members as well as those...
Rushing to help those who OD in JC
JCMC’s emergency vehicles have a new tool against overdoses
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
When a call comes into Jersey City Medical Center’s 911 dispatchers reporting a drug overdose, the culprit is not always heroin these days – although Hudson County, like many places around the coun...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hudson Catholic softball program thrives under Wendolowski
NJCU to instill women’s tennis; top fives
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Catholic softball program has made major strides this season, posting a 16-4 record and advancing to the Hudson County Tournament semifinals. Jenna Wendolowski, the former Holy Family Ac...
Sidewalks needed
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The following is a letter to Mayor Brian Stack Dear Mayor Brian Stack: Thank you for our new view of Manhattan! By felling a forest of sycamore trees and replacing them with a state-of...
Vainieri will get the job done!
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: North Bergen Democrats will have a very important decision to make on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 (Primary Election Day). Our current Hudson County Freeholder Thomas Liggio has chosen to ret...