FLORIO, ROSE FRANCES
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place Aug. 28 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Rose Frances Florio, 91, of Secaucus. Formerly of Little Italy, NYC, she passed away Aug. 26. She was the mother and...
Honey do
Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Antonio Quinlan didn’t get into it for the honey. He got started raising bees because of his allergies. “Honey helps with the allergies, he said. “It’s homeopathic medicine but you have to take it ...
‘They didn’t all die on 9/11’
Tribute in firehouse honors first responder
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A plaque to a hero went up in the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue Firehouse on 16th Street in Union City on Saturday, Aug. 23. The plaque honors retired Battalion Chief Robert Agostini, who d...
Protecting quality of life
Concerned Citizens group challenges overdevelopment on Boulevard East
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
“So many local people are concerned about threats to the quality of life in this area,” said Joshua Breakstone. “That includes parking up and down the Hudson, the transportation system, overcrowdin...
Loft in the shuffle
Luxury condos debated and approved; will include ‘electric car charging station’
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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If you want to see how development in Hoboken has changed in the past five years, look no further than the new seven-story condominium complex in northwest Hoboken approved by the City Council this...
MEYER, ROBERT J.
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Funeral services were held Sept. 2 for Robert J. (Bob) Meyer, 42, of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 26. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and raised in Indianapolis, Ind., Bob went on to study broadly an...
Moving the world, one step at a time
Monroe Street Movement Space celebrates 20th anniversary
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Although she believes that everyone is a dancer, Dena Reynolds is more concerned about making sure every child who comes through her studio is a good person. At her dance and movement school in Hob...
Frogs as symbol of the environment
JC group sponsors photo and art contest
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In one of the most important scenes in Steven Spielberg’s classic film “ET,” the film’s hero sets the frogs free from his elementary biology class. An early symbolic act of environmental protest, t...
Carnivals, cultural festivals, and citizenship classes
Library offers variety of activities, educational opportunities
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The fall program season at the North Bergen Public Library begins on Sept. 15 and runs until Dec. 12. During that time town residents can choose from a wide assortment of programs, from early child...
‘They didn’t all die on 9/11’
Tribute in firehouse honors first responder
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A plaque to a hero went up in the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue Firehouse on 16th Street in Union City on Saturday, Aug. 23. The plaque honors retired Battalion Chief Robert Agostini, who d...