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Hudson Catholic enjoying best start in ages
Young Hawks coming of age early
by Jim Hague
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A decade ago, the Hudson Catholic football program was in solid shape. Under the leadership of former coach and athletic director Rob Stern , the Hawks were perennial contenders in the NJSIAA Non-P...
Why we missed the forum
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Some people may be wondering why the Parents for Progress ticket, Antonio Gray, Sharyn Angley and Monica Stromwall were not in attendance in the Candidate Forum on Wednesday, October 8th at the Elk...
20 years of ‘Clerks’!
Famous Jersey-based indie film has Hudson County connection
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1993, actor Scott Schiaffo was 28, living with his mother in Garfield, N.J., earning a living at two or three retail jobs, and on-and-off binge drinking. He was also working with a Hoboken-based...
Time of year for reflection
Most of county’s cemeteries are in one town
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
With summer vacation over and work and school back into full swing, autumn is a season of reflection for many, with the changing weather and the turning colors of leaves a reminder of transitions i...
Cultural stew
Band puts a new spin on global traditions
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
“In my mind I’m more country and he’s more punk rock, and we put that together in our originals,” said Danielle Reid. The Union City resident plays banjo and sings in the duo Red Winter, while her ...
Stevens Gateway hearing postponed – for now
Two-building academic complex could go before Zoning Board in January
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 13 13 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Stevens Institute of Technology remains convinced that a proposed two-building academic complex at Sixth and Hudson streets can and will become the crown jewel of its ambitious plan to grow, modern...
Your move!
Modern dance festival relocates from JC to Hoboken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Your Move Dance Festival is New Jersey’s longest-running annual modern dance event, designed to support choreographers from New Jersey, New York and beyond. Now in its fifth season, Your Move annou...
The prince and I
NB student attends U.S.-Arab conference, meets royalty
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not every day that a 15-year-old high school junior gets to meet a prince. North Bergen High School student Yasmeen Abdelkader is still reeling from the experience, calling it a “once in a lif...
Ground rules for safe “Trick or Treating”
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Experts at the NJ Poison Center urge parents and caregivers to be alert and take precautions to avoid dangerous mishaps while celebrating Halloween this year. Be sure to keep Trick-or-...
Governor Christie, please sign the CARE Act
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time that we lock down the revolving door of hospital readmissions in New Jersey. Kaiser Health News reported this month that an unprecedented number of hospitals will face fines ...