Foreign exchange camp
Hudson County youngsters explore the city with kids from Italy
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Josh Manosalvas of West New York didn’t know the students he met on July 6 were from Italy. He and about 22 other students from Jersey City, North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, and Bayonne had...
RYAN, EUNICE
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 24 at Saint Mary's Chapel for Eunice Ryan, 73, a lifelong resident of Union City. She passed away July 21 at Riverview Medical Center, Red Bank. Eunic...
SCOREBOARD
Weehawken’s Possick wins national fencing title
Just 10 years old, local girl already sets sights on Olympics
by Jim Hague
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
She might be only 10 years old, but don’t dare sell Lola Possick short on her hopes and dreams. The Weehawken youngster already has her plans all set. “My dream is to go to the Olympics,” Possick s...
The ‘feast,’ before the yuppies moved in
Jul 26, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Re the July 19 article “‘The Feast’” is back.” This annual festival used to be one helluva blowout! When I first came to Hoboken, in the early ‘60’s, the heavy statue of Saint Ann woul...
Young at heart
Sinatra-fied Shakespeare hits home in Hoboken
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Even in the inner sanctum of an Athenian wood, the sea is never far. In Hoboken, it is often close enough to fill one’s eyes and mind. In choosing to set his production of “A Midsummer Night’s Drea...
Food galore
Jersey City Project Eats draws thousands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Kicking off its second summer, JC Project EATS drew thousands to the front of City Hall recently, a day-long street fair celebrating the season with cool drinks and delicious food. The two day even...
A bit of Spain near Grove Street
Raval Tapas Bar & Lounge opens on Newark Avenue
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
For people looking for quality Spanish cuisine at a reasonable price, Raval Tapas Bar & Lounge may be just the place. The newly opened eatery located at 136 Newark Ave. near Grove Street is also de...
Sshh…the machines are talking
Library hosts a presentation on the ‘Internet of Things’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
All of us are surrounded by a new Internet, one that is growing every day. It is the Internet of Things, an interactive network between devices and physical objects able to exchange data with other...
‘We’re going to need a bigger screen’
Large crowd turns out for free outdoor ‘Jurassic Park’ screening at library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
The delighted screams of thrilled children could be heard echoing across James J. Braddock North Hudson Park as dinosaurs roared and stomped and munched on random humans. For a few hours on Thursda...
Even with the windows down…
Leaving a child or pet in car has been deadly
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
So far this year, eight kids across the country have died because their parents inadvertently left them in hot cars – including the 18-month-old daughter of a Florida fourth grade teacher who left ...