Can swapping save the planet?
In one local town, a clever recycling idea
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“I like the whole idea of meeting your neighbors,” said Secaucus resident Goethy Revollo. “And also ‘reduce, reuse, recycle.’” The “three Rs” are the watchwords of the Secaucus Swappies, a group es...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
Let the public decide
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Dear Editor: When Mayor Fulop announced he was giving land worth $20 million to Liberty Science Center, he reminded me of other Jersey City mayors who have done foolish things. First, there was McC...
TANNER, GRACE
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Funeral mass was offered Jan. 29 at Immaculate Conception Church for Grace Tanner, 88, a lifelong resident of Secaucus. She passed away Jan. 23. She was the wife of Irving Tanner; mother of Meryl T...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
St. Anthony’s Taylor-Gaston a rising star
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She might not have that household name just yet, but give it time. Very shortly, a lot of people in the Hudson County basketball scene – and beyond – are going to be talking about Zyearah Taylor-Ga...
Heartfelt gratitude to John McKnight of Failla Funeral Home!
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Dear Editor: I had to take this opportunity to extend Heartfelt Gratitude to John McKnight, proprietor, and his wonderful staff of Failla Memorial Home. As many of you know that when a loving famil...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Berry Lane Park ahead of schedule Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Jersey City Redevelopment Agency announced on Jan. 28 that the next section of the Berry Lane Park Project will start work in early F...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken unlikely to see a St. Patrick's Parade this March Hoboken has not had a St. Patrick's Parade since 2011. The popular event was held every year for 25 years on the first Saturday in March in...
West New York Fire Department holds annual reunion luncheon
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Pictured at The Annual West New York Fire Department Reunion luncheon held recently at DiPalma’s Restaurant in North Bergen are left to right, Retired Firefighter Bill Renner, Retired West New York...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Library now open Sundays, offering varied programming The main branch of the North Bergen Public Library, 8411 Bergenline Ave., will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sundays throughout the year in addit...