SHER, SAMUEL
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Funeral services took place July 11 for Samuel Sher, 97, of Union City, formerly of Hoboken and Jersey City. He passed away July 9. He was the husband of the late Ida; father of Rita, Steven and Ne...
Dog do, the budget, zoning, and the Loews
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Dear Editor: Summer is here and we are all enjoying the warm weather. I have to strongly agree with the anonymous reader that advocated the golden rule. The one thing that bothers me is when I see ...
Marching with Mickey
Weehawken band has banner year; participates in Disney parade
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“Who came in number one in the country?” asked Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner from the podium at this year’s high school graduation. “The Weehawken Marching Band!” It was another good year for the ...
Student cops
Guttenberg sixth graders graduate from Junior Police Academy
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The recruits stood in formation, watching the helicopter descend on the grassy field inside James Braddock Park. Then they marched single file to the aircraft to listen to instructions on airborne ...
Hudson Reporter scores big in graphics and reporting in two competitions
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Hudson Reporter writers and graphic artists picked up numerous awards for their work recently when the results of two competitions were announced from the New Jersey Society of Professional Journal...
‘Gay American’ speech was 10 years ago
Former Gov. McGreevey and others look back at his famous resignation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Born in Margaret Hague Hospital in Jersey City, baptized in St. Patrick’s Church, former Gov. Jim McGreevey looked back this week, with some sense of disbelief, at his resignation as governor 10 ye...
SMITH, JAMES ZIMP
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Funeral services were held July 15 at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, Jersey City, for James “Zimp” Smith, 89, of Roselle, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away July 6. A Tuskegee Airman, he ...
I have to wholeheartedly disagree with him
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Dear Editor: Regarding Edward Friedman's letter in the Reporter about bicycle riding on the sidewalk in Hoboken, I have to wholeheartedly disagree with him. Although Hoboken would like to think of ...
SCOREBOARD
North Bergen’s Rodriguez knows that he’s run out of chances
Heads to training camp with Buffalo Bills with his career on the line
by Jim Hague
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Evan Rodriguez knows that he’s definitely at the crossroads of the rest of his professional football career. At the tender age of 25 years old, the former North Bergen High School two-sport standou...
VFW post holds pancake breakfast
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The Weehawken VFW Oulton-Kraft Post 1923 held their first pancake breakfast on Sunday, June 8 at the newly-refurbished post. Girl Scout Troop 12933 was on hand to serve all the hungry people. The o...