Who will be the next Guttenberg councilperson?
One seat vacant as Velez resigns
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
One of six seats on the Guttenberg Town Council is up for grabs. Councilman Efrain Velez, the second-longest serving council member, resigned effective Friday, Dec. 4 at 4 p.m. That set in motion a...
The art of flower arranging
Seniors learn the craft from an expert
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken senior citizens got to make their own flower centerpiece to help celebrate Thanksgiving Day courtesy of Mayor Richard F. Turner and the Township Council. The township Recreation Departmen...
415 Monroe Street
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" Regrets I've had a few ; But then again , too few to mention." Well, Hoboken was never one of them. Happy Birthday Frank Sinatra Dennis Sevano
VELLA, ROSE MARIE
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A funeral mass was celebrated Dec. 1 at St. Ann’s R.C. Church for Rose Marie Vella, 94, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away peacefully on Nov. 28 under hospice care at Hoboken University M...
Concerns about negative comments
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I want to express my concerns about the negative comments I have been hearing about Ward F Councilwoman Diane Coleman. I want residents to know it is important to remember what she inh...
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Lincoln coach Hampton cerebral after heartbreaking loss
Hudson Catholic’s bizarre ending; final Top Five; Father A thoughts
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
No one could console the Lincoln High School football team after the Lions dropped a 28-26 decision to Raritan on a touchdown with just 10 seconds left in the Central Jersey Group II championship g...
Symbols of hope
This year’s Menorah lighting in Jersey City comes during troubled times
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most hopeful sign at this year’s menorah lighting in City Hall on Dec. 7 was two Jewish kids, one African American and the other Caucasian, playing the dreidel game on one of the tables...
HBO adapts Hoboken author’s Bernie Madoff bio into film
‘The Wizard of Lies’ details the biggest Ponzi scheme in recorded history
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Diana B. Henriques of Hoboken is keeping her fingers crossed that soon, you’ll see the HBO movie based on her book about disgraced financier Bernie Madoff. Henriques, an investigative journalist fo...
Happy 100 to Frank Sinatra
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In celebrating Frank Sinatra's 100th birthday, (born December 12, 1915), the list of notables grows longer with each passing year. I find it just wonderful to participate in the festiv...
Valuable leftovers
Local moving companies donate left-behind food to the poor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
For Ashley George, a public relations specialist in Jersey City, the idea that moving companies might donate food to local food banks made sense. Many people throw out a good deal of stuff when the...