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Ayers enjoys homecoming with Giants
Prayers for local sports greats; Extra Innings returns next week
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s been a whirlwind five months for Robert Ayers . Ayers, the Jersey City native who played high school football for one year at Hoboken, played in the Super Bowl in MetLife Stadium in February f...
JC hosts high tech container port
Global unveils most modern facility in the nation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Global Terminals held a party to celebrate the grand opening of its $325 million expanded container port facility in lower Jersey City on June 18. Wine bottle corks popped. Food was served. Men cam...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Union City Residents
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following Union City residents have attained honor roll status for the third marking period of 2013-20...
Speaking of business
Mayor and Town Council host networking breakfast
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
“What is today about? Today is about seeing what the town of Secaucus can do for you.” Mayor Michael Gonnelli was speaking to a room full of local merchants and business people who had gathered on ...
Pride Day comes to Webster School
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Children at Webster School recently celebrated Pride Day with a variety of fun and exciting activities. Planned and sponsored by the Webster School PTPA and teacher coordinator Michael Finizio, Pri...
Brain surgery…while awake?
Union City resident undergoes daring procedure
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“I had worked about 12 hours that day,” said Lee Xhakollari of Union City. “I had just started to exercise. I was about five minutes into a Zumba routine when my foot became paralyzed with a kind o...
Change at the top
Two women to lead WNY Lions Club
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Two women are taking the lead of Leone Cubanos De Hudson , the West New York Lions Club. It’s an historic moment for the 50 year-old organization, which did not allow women members until the mid-19...
Signs of the City, Part 6
Even with modern technology, Hoboken neighbors rely on pen and paper
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s not always an app for that. In Hoboken, where more than 50,000 people are living in a square mile, people occasionally want to leave a message for one or more neighbors. But they don’t alwa...
Holy bat-gallery!
High school art show features high quality works—including Batman’s lair
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Batman and his Bat Cycle were among the most popular attractions at this year’s student art show at North Bergen High School. Held from June 2 through June 4, the show took place in the school audi...
Unfair!!!
Jun 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a 72 year old handicapped widow; I visited Hoboken to meet two young relatives to have lunch in lovely Hoboken and was going to pick up my first ever Cake Boss cake for my son's b...