Weehawken holds gymnastics exhibition
Children ages 6 – 13 show off what they’ve learned
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Weehawken Recreation held its Gymnastics Exhibition on March 21 at Daniel Webster School. This was the 17th year that the township offered free floor gymnastics for boys and girls in its recreation...
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A funeral mass was offered April 7 at St. Aloysius Church for Karen A. Lovelace, 68. She passed away March 30 at St. Barnabas Hospital Livingston. Born in Jersey City, she was a lifelong resident. ...
City is looking for a few good men and women
Fulop Administration launches Jersey City version of AmeriCorps Vista
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In conjunction with the National Day of Service and the Mayor’s Day of Recognition, Mayor Steven Fulop launched a new AmeriCorps VISTA project that will promote economic opportunity and youth devel...
Holdup in Hoboken’s Wild West
City hit with second lawsuit over rejected developments
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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On Feb. 28, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer posted a photograph of her son scrambling up an indoor rock wall on Twitter and Facebook. “Packed house at Brooklyn Boulders,” read the caption. “A place like ...
Busy Easter bunny visits kids around Secaucus
Hops into Tot Center and Pump It Up
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The Easter bunny was hopping around town last week, meeting with delighted kids (and their camera-wielding parents) at the Tot Center and at Pump It Up. Mayor Michael Gonnelli joined the bunny in h...
School board elections on April 21
Twelve candidates running for three seats
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Twelve candidates are vying for the three available seats in this year’s Board of Education election in North Bergen. The election will be held April 21. The board has nine members in total, each s...
Seniors celebrate St. Patrick’s Day
Weehawken officials break bread at Elks Lodge Party
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The St. Patrick’s Senior Party was held at the Weehawken Elks Lodge on Saturday from 12 noon to 3 p.m. on Boulevard East overlooking the Hudson River. Lunch consisted of corned beef on lightly toas...
Best places to take your dog
Hudson County locales to run, romp, and sniff
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
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Owning a dog, some may say, is similar to having a child. Except children are allowed to go everywhere their parents take them, for better or worse. Trying to find activities that are “dog friendly...
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Funeral mass took place April 4 at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Jersey City, for Panagiota Moraitis, 103, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully on March 31. Panagiota was born in Athen...
Newsman to novelist
Veteran Hudson journalist writes historical thriller centering on ‘Black Tom’ incident
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The explosion near Jersey City was so colossal it felt like an earthquake for hundreds of miles around. Black Tom, the former island just off the Hudson County coast, where two million pounds of am...