Girls can dunk, too
Local author releases children’s book to empower young women
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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In a world where girls may not feel as entitled to play sports as boys are, Weehawken author Theresa Borrelli sees a need to empower young woman to participate. Her latest book, “I Want To Play, To...
Trial of Menendez begins
Convicting top Dem lawmaker could consolidate Republican control of the U.S. Senate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez’s corruption trial, which started on Aug. 22, will be one of the most closely-watched political trials in the nation. Nothing less than a change in the political balance o...
Let there be pride and joy
Community comes out for annual festival
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Thousands of people crowded the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall for the 17th annual LGBT Pride Festival on Aug. 26, concluding a week-long celebration honoring the LBTGQ community. Music, dance, and ...
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 30 at St. Francis Church in Hoboken for Mary Catherine Tremitiedi, 66, a retired school administrator and educator, and lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away Au...
The Toll of the Hudson Tunnel
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Dear Editor There is more (Al Sullivan -- August 20) concerning the proposed Gateway Tunnel project which needs to be aired. Release of the Federal Rail Road Administration draft Environmental Impa...
Former DPW official turns 100 years old
Was determined to live a long life to make up for his brother’s early death
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A former Union City superintendent of public works who turned 100 years old last month says he made up his mind to live long in order to compensate for the early demise of his brother. Peter Manche...
Hoboken should nix Suez pact
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Dear Editor: Council of the City of Hoboken: For the record, I ask that you vote NO on the renegotiated Suez contract that has already been signed by both the Mayor of Hoboken and the CEO of Suez. ...
North Bergen Preschool parents beware
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Dear Editor: Five weeks ago I sent North Bergen officials photos showing deplorable conditions at the 17 trailer North Bergen Preschool, located in Braddock Park. These photos show electrical and f...
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Impaired driving enforcement crackdown coming to West New York Police agencies from around New Jersey are gearing up for the state’s largest annual drunk driving crackdown. The 2017 “Drive Sober or...
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Weehawken ranked Hudson County’s top school district , a Pittsburgh-based internet firm that analyzes dozens of public data sets and millions of reviews to produce comprehensive rankings,...