‘I personally like a challenge’
A 10-year-old’s account of taking the PARCC test
by Dallas Hannon
Kid reporter
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Many parents and students were worried for the PARCC test this year. What is the PARCC might you ask? Well the PARCC (pronounced park) is the latest state test given to children who are in third gr...
Congratulations Keith Anthony Cruz
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Keith Anthony Cruz has graduated from William Paterson University with high honors and his bachelor's degree in Psychology. His mother wrote, "Words cannot express how extremely proud I am of you a...
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Funeral mass took place July 18 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Mary F. Tanner, 83, of Secaucus, formerly of Weehawken. She passed away at home July 15. She was the wife of the late ...
Weehawken fencer honored by town council
‘Legends of Jersey City’ basketball game set; Wicks gets Livingston coaching job
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Over the last 25 years as mayor of the township of Weehawken, Richard Turner has honored his fair share of athletes and recognized athletic achievement when it comes to the residents of the townshi...
Balls, Books, The Best: Hoboken’s John Wendelken
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Dear Editor: To begin, John Wendelken was a Holy Cross College graduate and among others as Chris Matthews of MSNBC “Hardball,” Poet Laureate Billy Collins, Pulitzer Prize winner NYT Sports Columni...
Fatal fire in Bayonne and the need for updated fire sprinkler laws
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Dear Editor: In the early morning hours of Saturday, July 11, a devastating four-alarm fire tore through a multi-family home on East 21st Street in Bayonne, claiming the lives of an elderly and dis...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
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No foul play suspected in death of man found in apartment An investigation by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office has so far found no evidence of foul play or trauma in conjunction with the death...
A fun time was had by all
Jersey City’s St. Anne’s Festival was all sunshine
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
With its theme as “where there is love; there is peace,” St. Anne’s Festival in Jersey City had larger numbers and more variety than any time in the past. Dedicated to the memory of deceased parish...
Union City ‘Kid’ to play Weehawken concert
Summer concert series continues on waterfront
by Melissa Heule
Reporter correspondent
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Susan Scherman will lead The Robert Lawrence Orchestra in a performance on Aug. 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hamilton Park, as part of Weehawken’s free Summer Concert Series overlooking the New York skyli...
High-end rental units coming to site of former trailer park
Seen as anchor to redevelopment around light rail
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The former trailer park just north of 48th Street on Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen is about to be razed. The township has approved a resolution to redevelop the property for a rental community co...