Mrs. New Jersey vies for national title
For daughter of immigrants, pageants opened a lot of doors
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Jeannette Josue never meant to become a model or an actress, let alone the winner of a number of pageants, including her most recent title, Mrs. New Jersey. She said her goal when going to college ...
Against bullying
Four school specialists talk to parents
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus School District recently held a forum for local parents about the state's Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying (HIB) program, featuring four anti-bullying specialists from the town's...
A community of support
Hoboken Public Education Foundation provides for new district initiatives
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Hoboken Public Education Foundation (HPEF) is a local volunteer group that tries to raise awareness about the quality of the Hoboken public schools and raises funds to provide support for new i...
GALLINA, ANTOINETTE M.
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A funeral mass was offered June 15 at St. Francis Church, Hoboken, for Antoinette (Shirley) M. Gallina, (nee Guglielmelli) of Cliffside Park. She passed away June 9. She was born in Hoboken, which ...
SCOREBOARD
All for the love of Colin
Prep family Cuccinellis rally around epileptic son, brother
by Jim Hague
Jun 18, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Paul Cuccinelli Jr. just completed his baseball career at St. Peter’s Prep this spring. A fine hitter and highly competitive pitcher, Cuccinelli was a left-handed player who had quick, deceptive an...
The Hoboken Public Library Foundation
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Dear Editor: We would like to thank all of our sponsors, donors and supporters for making the 2016 Foundation Annual Appeal one of our best fundraising years ever! The mission of the Foundation is ...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Police need help in sexual assault investigation On Sunday June 4, at approximately 1 a.m., police officers were dispatched to the area of Second and Madison streets on a report of an assault. The ...
KLEIN, LUCILLE
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Funeral mass took place June 10 at St. John the Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Lucille Klein, 87, of Toms River, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away June 5. Lucille was born and raised in Je...
TASTY TIDBITS
Local track stars honored at annual awards dinner
Sad, senseless death of former Prep grid star Griffin
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Elson Smajlaj knew that he had a solid and strong North Bergen girls’ outdoor track and field team this spring. “I knew that this team was going to be good,” said Smajlaj (pronounced as SMILEY ). “...
50 years since the Summer of Love
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Dear Editor: This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love.” From an historical perspective, the “Summer of Love” wasn’t very “lovely.” Global civil unrest, racial tensions in the U...