Documentary to examine stereotypes of Italian-Americans
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New Jersey filmmaker Frank Gigante and Enrico Muzzi are teaming up to film “The Other Side,” an independent project produced by Gigante’s company My Way Produzioni. The film examines racial stereot...
A successful sci-fi author and his ‘Chum’
Hudson County writer returns with quarter-life crisis novel
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Feb 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
“Chum,” the new novel by Jersey City native and current Hoboken resident Jeff Somers, is in many ways just another step in what the author described last week as “a mobius strip of a career.” Writt...
ZAMPELLA, FRANCES
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A funeral mass was held Feb. 15 St. Francis de Sales R.C. Church for Frances Zampella of New Hope, Pa., formerly of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 9. Born in New York, she moved to Sicily at age...
CVS Caremark pulling tobacco products - a public health game-changer
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Dear Editor: For the past 30 years, I've fought for lung health with the American Lung Association. Our organization has been a leader in the battle against tobacco, which is the leading cause of p...
CVS Caremark pulling tobacco products - a public health game-changer
Feb 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For the past 30 years, I've fought for lung health with the American Lung Association. Our organization has been a leader in the battle against tobacco, which is the leading cause of p...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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City responds to complaints about icy/snowy streets The Reporte r has heard from four people complaining about city street corners being difficult to use because of the snow and ice. “I really got ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Hudson County sheriff asking for help to solve hit-and-run fatality Following a hit and run Thursday evening that resulted in the fatality of a woman whose identity was not determined by press time...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Putting the Hammer down
North Bergen standout reaches 1,000-point plateau
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When Doris Ilic graduated last June from North Bergen High School, it left a huge void on the girls’ basketball team. Luckily for the Bruins, there was someone in place who could take over the lead...
BRIEFS
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West New York commissioners vote to delay school board election until Nov WEST NEW YORK – In a stormy meeting that resulted in Mayor Felix Roque walking out, the West New York Board of Commissioner...