Police are ready for LepreCon
Price tag to patrol pub crawl could be $124,000
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
Taxpayers could pay as much as $124,000 for police officer overtime for the 220 officers who will patrol the streets this Saturday for LepreCon, according to Police Chief Ken Ferrante. Damon Trifel...
It’s alright to cry
NY Giant Jonathan Casillas shares life stories for ‘Read Across America’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s okay to cry, but you have to get over it, and get on with your life,” said New York Giants linebacker Jonathan Casillas. He talked about success and disappointment during an appearance as the...
Fearing the knock on the door
Immigrant rights groups seek volunteers to help those who’ve been detained
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 311 311 recommendations | email to a friend
Right now, the biggest population of people in the Hudson County Jail in Kearny are immigrants detained by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): 607 people, according to official numb...
Fearing the knock on the door
Immigrant rights groups seek volunteers to help those who’ve been detained
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Right now, the biggest population of people in the Hudson County Jail in Kearny are immigrants detained by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): 607 people, according to official numb...
CIRELLI, PHIL
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered March 1 at Holy Rosary Church for Phil “Pepsi” Cirelli, 87 of Bayville, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 25. Born in Jersey City, as Filomeno, to the late Dom...
Do the right thing
Weehawken holds Day Drug and Alcohol Free poster contest
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Weehawken holds Day Drug and Alcohol Free poster contest
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
The winners of the township’s Drug and Alcohol-Free poster contest were awarded their prizes at the Jan. 25 Township Council meeting, when they got up in front of the gathering and described their ...
Hoboken’s archives need more room
Museum raises funds and searches for space
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Historical Museum has a lofty goal – to raise $100,000 for a new research and storage facility. The museum, at 12th and Hudson streets, hopes to secure an additional 3,000 square feet t...
Art show at Barrow Mansion will celebrate Holi
Four women artists observe victory of good over evil and the coming of spring
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
For many Americans, anticipation of the change from winter to spring starts with Groundhog Day on Feb. 2, and continues through a series of national and cultural holidays that includes St. Patrick’...
Hall of Fame celebrates 25th anniversary
Here’s how the Demarest/Hoboken High School Sports honors began
by Dennis Sevano
Founder, Hall of Fame
Mar 05, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Someone once asked me how did the idea of the Demarest /Hoboken Sports Hall of Fame come about? Well, its origin made an indirect route in 1992 with a visit from my brother, who was living in Las V...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson Catholic continues county basketball supremacy
Hawks win record-setting sixth straight county title
by Jim Hague
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Catholic head boys’ basketball coach and athletic director Nick Mariniello has a lot of different rituals he goes through prior to games. Except one. “I don’t get nervous before games,” Mari...