Little scientists
Local class teaches youngsters ‘pre-engineering’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Leaning over a table, focused intently, five little scientists collaborate on assembling a new invention from assorted gears and shafts and pulleys. “She’s very curious,” says mom Geetika Patel abo...
Eat up!
‘Taste of Weehawken’ slated for April 29
by Reporter Staff
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Save the date! The Annual Taste of Weehawken returns to the Food Court at Lincoln Harbor on Tuesday April 29. This marks the 14th year for the popular culinary event, which helps raise important fu...
SINGLETON, DON
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A funeral service was held March 7 at All Saints Trinity Church for Don Singleton, 77, NY Daily News reporter and rewrite man and mentor to generations of journalists. He passed away March 2. Singl...
For art’s sake
Two galleries fill needed space in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
They say that the ghosts of actors haunt old theaters, that a special magic lingers in the rafters long after they cease to function as places of art. Perhaps that is why the lobby of the Majestic ...
Live from Secaucus, it’s Veria Living!
Celebrity talk show broadcasts daily from town
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
“Television needs to evolve,” said George Davilas, executive producer of Veria Living Live, a new daily health and lifestyle program. “This isn’t your grandmother’s talk show: one host talking for ...
Hallelujah!
Church to celebrate 150 years with events this month
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Joseph of the Palisades Church has been servicing the North Bergen, Guttenberg, and West New York area for 150 years. More or less. “The foundation date of the parish is sort of nebulous,” expl...
Loews Theatre, Journal Square
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Dear Editor: For over 20 years a dedicated group of volunteers has put in countless hours restoring the Loew's Theater in Journal Square in Jersey City, from near total wreck to a glorious communit...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson Catholic wins third straight county title
Improbable comeback spearheaded by solid defense
by Jim Hague
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Boys’ Basketball Tournament finale last Saturday at Union City High School was just three minutes old and already, the two-time defending champion was on the ropes. Hudson Catholi...
Harvard doctor heads the team
CarePoint introduces robotic surgery to Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Daniel H. Smith didn’t need to be convinced to come to Hudson County to work in CarePoint’s new program for robotic surgery – he was thrilled to do it. CarePoint Health is the company that runs...
Local government roundup
Council vets resiliency plans, Mason charged with ELEC violations, Board of Ed may cut short Spring Break
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Representatives from the Dutch urban design firm OMA, the New York-based green architecture firm Ehrenkrantz Eckstut & Kuhn (EEK), and the North Hudson Sewerage Authority all made presentations to ...