Summer Santa
T-shirt weather for annual winter parade
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
After marching more than 50 blocks through North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, and Union City in the annual Santa Parade, the revelers were ready for a snack, and Four Star Diner generously pr...
He made the grade
Jersey City resident is part of Fox News apprentice program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Born in Bayonne but raised in Jersey City, Randall Payton recently took the next step in a promising career in media when he graduated from the Ailes Apprentice Program (AAP) founded by Fox News Ch...
Hearing from the ‘bombed’
Hoboken filmmaker launches fundraiser for new documentary
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
“When I first walked by the school, there was a huge pile of dead people. I saw the clothes my older sister had been wearing, so I immediately knew it was her,” Masaharu Otake told Hoboken filmmake...
A stand against ‘political correctness’
Condo launches nondenominational holiday tradition
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“In the age of political correctness, we came up with the idea of a ‘Holiday Inspiration Tree,’ ” said Rosanna Robin. “The idea was to include a diverse community in the spirit of the holidays.” Ro...
TASTY TIDBITS
North Bergen’s wrestling team rebuilds
SDA basketball off to solid start
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen High School had a spectacular wrestling season a year ago, winning the first NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group V championship in 22 years. But the Bruins were ravaged by graduation....
VASSILATOS, PETROS
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held Dec. 22 for Petros Vassilatos, a Hoboken resident for most of his life. He passed away Dec. 19 in the presence of his companion, Patricia Horan, at their residence. Born ...
Where is Rep. Albio Sires?
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Living in the NJ 8th Congressional District, I’ve been writing my representatives in D.C. and their local offices here in Hudson County for years - and 9 times out of 10 I’ve received ...
Gearing up for Hillary
Dec 27, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Local Democratic politicians won’t have a hard choice to make on who to support for president in the upcoming year. Hudson County is Hillary Clinton country. But the reasons for their support will ...
Keeping the Redwing pride alive in Hoboken
Dec 27, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have lived in Hoboken for over 11 years and across the street from JFK Field for the last few years. During the summer I watch the Hoboken High School Redwings (one word) practice in...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation for the Christmas holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column .) Dear Dr. Norquist: I am a very religious person. I feel very lost with...