A hopping good time
Hundreds of kids hunt for Easter eggs
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Young Zooey Ryan of Weehawken really loves chocolate. So she was pleased when she won a chocolate bunny at the township’s annual Easter egg hunt last Saturday. She found a large coin in one of the ...
Testing for lead
Hoboken parents appeal to superintendent as district wrestles with water concerns
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The issue of schools unearthing high levels of lead in drinking water hasn’t yet hit home for Hoboken parent Vera Sirota. But in a way, it has. Her hometown in Detroit is an hour away from a crisis...
Leaving their mark
Hudson County honors women of distinction
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Laughter and applause echoed off the marble walls as friends, family members, colleagues and well-wishers came to the Conrad Rotunda of the historic Brennan Court House on March 23 to help honor th...
These vets had to fight for respect
At 43rd anniversary of end of Vietnam conflict, WNY and NB pay tribute
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Even 43 years after the conclusion of the war in Vietnam, many veterans still have a stinging memory of their return. The war often elicited bad feelings that Americans inappropriately dumped on th...
CARTER, LINDA (nee Bodtmann).
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Linda Carter, 61, of Weehawken, passed away on March 25. Linda was predeceased by her father, Walter; grandson, Randy; and brothers, William and Michael. Surviving are her daughters Lynn and her si...
Bank Hires New Branch Manager
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Freedom Bank, headquartered in Maywood, recently announced the hire of new assistant vice president/branch manager, Maria Moreano of Jersey City, to its Guttenberg branch. Moreano has more than 10 ...
Get your tickets to ‘An Evening of Italian Song’
HRPAC 2016 benefit concert and dinner gala will honor late Justice Marie Garibaldi
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The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) will host its annual benefit concert and dinner gala at the Chart House Restaurant in Weehawken on Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m. The evenin...
Establishing a tradition
Something new at Hudson County High Tech
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Starting out in the 1970s as a vocational high school, the Hudson County Schools of Technology revamped in the late 1980s to focus more on technology. High Tech High School was launched in 1991. Co...
Local business owner pleads guilty
Had town employees do construction for his deli – on your dime
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A North Bergen-based business owner pleaded guilty last week to having town Department of Public Works employees perform tasks for his private deli and meat distributing operation while they were o...
KELLETT, CAROLE DOLORES
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place March 23 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church for Carole Dolores Kellett, 73, of Union City. She passed away March 19. She was born in Weehawken and briefly lived in Rutherford...