The best of times?
Fulop’s first year is straight out of a Dickens novel
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When Charles Dickens wrote the opening line to his classic novel “A Tale of Two Cities,” he did not have Jersey City in mind. And yet many might agree that “It was the best of times; it was the wor...
ROMANO, RALPH VICTOR
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A mass of Christian burial was offered July 19 at St. Rocco’s RC Church for Ralph Victor Romano of West New York. He passed away July 16. He was the brother the late Joseph and his wife Isabella, t...
City bikes
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Dear Editor: The following is as letter to the mayor and city council of Hoboken Dear Mayor and City Council: As a bike riding citizen of Hoboken I am wondering what has happened to our highly tout...
Doing the right thing for all
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Dear Editor: As a long-time resident of Jersey City, I want to thank Mayor Fulop for his decision to restart the process of selecting Jersey City’s EMS provider. I am a strong supporter of the Jers...
Town donates $7K to September fire victims
Community unites to support displaced families
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Esther Forman, whose North Bergen apartment was destroyed in a fire last year, knows exactly what she’s going to do with a financial donation she got recently. “I’m taking this money and I’m going ...
Get ready for action
‘Marvel Universe Live!’ coming to IZOD Center
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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This isn’t polite tea-and-crumpets theater. This is high-adrenaline live spectacle for fans of comic books, blockbuster movies, video games, and martial action. “From the very beginning, there’s a ...
He’s a magic man
West New York resident makes smiles appear
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
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From the time he was a 9-year-old boy in Vieques, a small island off Puerto Rico where he lived with his parents, brother, and two sisters, Eric Lindsey knew he was “born to make people smile.” His...
River patrol
New fireboat protects the river and waterfront
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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If you happened to look out over the Hudson River one afternoon last week, you may have been surprised to see a collection of red boats spouting fountains of water skyward in the area of the Port I...
Free concert
The Django Festival All-Stars to swing on the Hudson
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Summer Concerts on the Hudson will present the internationally-acclaimed Django Festival All-Stars, carrying on the legacy of legendary Gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt, on Wednesday, July 30. Toge...
Art awakenings
New exhibits at galleries in Hoboken, Jersey City
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
When French photographer Fabrice Silly came to Hoboken, he only managed to take three pictures. It wasn’t for lack of subject matter. Silly’s photographs of Hoboken’s train terminal and waterfront,...