Kids first? Why is school board spending taxpayer money to sue one of its schools?
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Dear Editor: In response to the "Battle over charter's expansion goes to court" story (4/20/2014): Award-winning HoLa Charter School has been named in a lawsuit by the Hoboken Board of Education. T...
Fashion show to include toilet paper gowns
Married artists to exhibit their unusual work in North Bergen
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Nicolas Raso was a typical American kid, in love with rock and roll and comic books. He played guitar and sang in bands and scribbled stories in notebooks, creating his own superheroes. Except his ...
Tree City USA
Secaucus has a busy ‘Earth Week’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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It was a good week for the environment. Incorporating both Earth Day (April 22) and Arbor Day (April 25), the fourth week of April saw a wide selection of activities in Secaucus to improve the envi...
425 people and a whole lot of food
Weehawken fundraiser raises $12K to benefit library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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There were wines from around the globe--New York to Italy. Craft and other beers from Brooklyn to Belgium. Top-shelf rum, whisky, vodka, sangria. Foods from Greece, India, Mexico, Japan, Cuba, and ...
On their honor
Two Hoboken Boy Scouts approach milestones as troop celebrates 30 years
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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Lenny Luizzi says that he and his wife Marie remember the moment when, after forming a new Boy Scout troop in Hoboken 32 years ago, they thought to themselves, “Hey, wouldn’t it be great if we had ...
Bids to redevelop historic theatre come in
Friends of the Loew’s say city failed to live up to original agreement
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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The Jersey City Redevelopment Agency (JCRA) has announced that a total of four bids have been received for the restoration and management of the historic Landmark Loew’s Jersey Theatre in Journal S...
A single man’s Jersey odyssey
From Brooklyn to West New York to North Bergen and beyond…
by Barry Wolborsky
Reporter correspondent
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Editor’s Note: This is a personal essay submitted by one of our readers. Though I moved to North Bergen in June of 1996, my history with Hudson County goes back a decade prior. My father worked at ...
STANCAMPIANO, JOSEPHINE
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Funeral mass was performed April 30 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Josephine Stancampiano, 91. She died April 26 at Bayonne Medical Center. Born in Sicily, Italy, the daughter of the late Catherin...
Nobody gets it done better than Bill O’Dea – Nobody!
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Dear Editor: Whenever I write an article about a potential candidate who is running for higher office, I use the brain that God has given me. This time, the words I share come from the heart. Willi...
Helicopters in Hoboken
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Dear Editor: Helicopters have descended upon Hoboken like a swarm of noisy locusts. They begin early in the morning and continue flying until early evening. They are so loud that I can hear them fr...