‘The View’ from inside
First tenant of NB’s low-income housing shares 1940s memories
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the final installment in a three-part series that looks at the early years of Meadowview Village, the low income housing development that replaced dilapidated shacks along the cliffs of Nor...
These vets had to fight for respect
At 43rd anniversary of end of Vietnam conflict, WNY and NB pay tribute
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
Even 43 years after the conclusion of the war in Vietnam, many veterans still have a stinging memory of their return. The war often elicited bad feelings that Americans inappropriately dumped on th...
Cuba, open or closed?
Local residents, officials voice their views on renewed U.S. relations
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter correspondent
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
President Barack Obama and his family recently returned from a three-day trip to Cuba, the first visit to the Communist nation by a sitting president in 88 years. The president met with Cuban Presi...
A box full of props
New theatre class geared toward children with special needs
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
“Something we all do naturally is play,” is the mantra Hoboken teacher Michele Traina has in mind as she prepares to launch a new class for children with special needs as part of her theatre compan...
Lining up at 5 a.m. for food
Local ShopRites raise money for the hungry
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The gentleman was a well-dressed businessman, wearing a suit and tie. He even carried a briefcase. So what was he doing at the food pantry, which provides food for the needy? The staff could not fi...
Soaring Eagles expect to contend this season
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The Union City High School baseball team won an impressive 16 games last season and advanced all the way to the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group IV championship game before falling to Randolph....
Criticizing ‘State of the City’
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mayor Fulop rather boldly announced that “we are winning the fight against crime here in Jersey City” when he presented his 2016 State of the City Address on Wednesday, March 16. Unfor...
My trip to Weehawken and Hoboken
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Dear Editor: My wife and I had a very nice time in Weehawken this past weekend and on our way out of town decided to shop (spent about $150) in Hoboken. All was good until we went to our car and fo...
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Funeral services were held March 17 for Beverly Rezach, 98, of Weehawken. She passed away March 14. She was born in Jersey City and lived in Weehawken since 1940 where she was a homemaker. She was ...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Guttenberg resident
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James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that Guttenberg resident Nikesh Teckwani, '16 earned First Honors for the second marking period of 2015-2016: F...