Who is Hoboken’s dog poop vigilante?
Anonymous person paints official-looking ‘curb your dog’ on sidewalks
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Among the issues that rile people’s blood in mile-square Hoboken, dog feces may be the silliest and yet one of the most often recurring. Residents have penned many angry letters to the Hoboken Repo...
Playing with fire
Local artist belly dances and ‘spins’ fire on Thursday nights
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
“I have two wands – one that’s lit, one that isn’t,” said Caridad Rivera. “I put the lit one in my mouth and instead of completely smothering the flame and cutting the oxygen off, I trap the fumes ...
State won’t pay for new traffic light
Mayor also miffed about ‘eyesore’ development
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Michael Gonnelli announced at the Secaucus Town Council meeting on Aug. 26 that a traffic light will be installed shortly at Wood Avenue. But he’s a little miffed that the state won’t pay for...
Caught in between
Debate over home birth continues, minus midwife involved in tragic delivery
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The midwife charged with practicing medicine illegally after a baby died in a 2012 Hoboken home birth has completed a pretrial intervention program designed for first time offenders, according to H...
RIZZO, DOMINIC
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Funeral mass was offered Aug. 30 at Immaculate Conception Church for Dominic Rizzo, 96, of Secaucus , formerly of Union City and North Bergen. He passed away Aug. 27. He was the husband of the late...
Hudson Catholic fields young, talented roster
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Lou Zampella begins his third season as the head football coach at his alma mater, Hudson Catholic, and Zampella feels that he has his best team to date. “It’s the most talented team that we’ve had...
Giving it back
Real estate agent hosts charity gala to raise money for his long term illness
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
For the longest time, Nicholas Costantino didn’t want people to know that he had cystic fibrosis. “When you have a disease, you don’t want it to be the first thing people think of when they meet yo...
Reporter on Vacation
All year long – take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
Sick days protect workers, and their co-workers
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It started with a 102.4 fever, aches all-over, coughs, congestion... misery for two weeks (and counting!). Sometimes I cough so hard it feels like my chest is going to crack. Other tim...
Veteran cemetery warning
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Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...