Coming to America
Local exhibit stresses Hoboken’s role in immigration
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are descended from one of the millions of immigrants who gained entry to the United States through Ellis Island, you can conclude at least one fact about your pond-jumping ancestors – they p...
Here's your opportunity to support local veterans
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I rented the second floor of the Oulton Kraft VFW hall on Park Avenue in Weehawken for my 60th birthday celebration. The room and the entire historic building have been beautifully res...
Fix these passages
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Dear Editor: Although the overhaul of the 14th Street Viaduct has been a necessary evil for anyone traveling from Union City/Jersey Heights to Hoboken, statements made by our elected officials are ...
Soundtrack from Secaucus
Resident composes songs for hit shows
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
If you watch Ray Donovan on Showtime, then you’ve heard Secaucus resident Dave Cirino. One of his songs was played during an episode of the hit series. Others were on Up All Night on NBC, and New G...
Celebrating Indian Independence
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Newport came alive with movement and color as kids demonstrated dances of India, traditional and modern before a crowd of nearly 500 people in the River Market Place on Aug. 15. Hosted by NewportMo...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Aug 24, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
HUD review slams Hoboken Housing Authority procurement practices; Garcia blames board, others for issues HOBOKEN—A review of the procurement practices by the Hoboken Housing Authority under former ...
Secaucus looks to be playoff strong once again
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The Patriots of Secaucus High School won six football games in 2013 and qualified for the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I state playoffs. It was the 13th appearance in the state playoffs in ...
QUAIL, MARGARET H.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 19 at St. Bridget Church, Jersey City, for Margaret H. Quail, 96 of Jersey City. She passed away Aug. 14 at Christ Hospital. Born in East Rutherford, she lived most ...
Veteran cemetery warning
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and any dependent...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I never thought, at age 35, that I would be so unhappy with my life. I have been in the same job for the past seven years. It pays well but is torturous. Seems like I can never d...