What are the police afraid of?
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On an evening a couple of weeks ago, I was walking on Washington Street, and at 3rd street, I came upon a group of Hoboken Police officers who had surrounded a man, talking to him. So ...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Cops see rise in ‘synthetic cannabinoid’ use among Hoboken homeless A class of synthetic drugs appears to be gaining popularity among the homeless population of Hoboken and neighboring cities, base...
A feast for the soul
St. Anne’s Festival kicks off in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
The 18th annual three day St. Anne’s Festival in Jersey City will kick off starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 24. Started in 1997, the festival has become a popular attraction in Jersey City Height...
Night of thrills and laughter
Local production company stages ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ the musical
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Horrors are brewing in North Hudson. A whole Little Shop full. The popular musical comedy “Little Shop of Horrors” will play for two nights only, July 31 and Aug. 1, at the Weehawken Elks Lodge at ...
Labor of love
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Dear Editor: On behalf of the Town Council and myself, I would like to thank Home Depot for their partnership with the Town of Secaucus during the Violet Kieck Project. This project has truly been ...
Hudson may get female prosecutor
Esther Suarez, nominated by Christie, would be first woman and Hispanic in post
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez, a resident of Secaucus, has been confirmed as the new Hudson County Prosecutor by the state Senate this week. She was nominated as the new Hudson County prosecut...
Autistic employees make t-shirts
Soccer tournament raises $8K+ for local nonprofit
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Sixteen teams took part in the first annual Secaucus Corporate Soccer Challenge Tournament on Saturday, June 20. The charity event raised funds for Spectrum Works, a Secaucus nonprofit screen print...
Cruising through history
How to take an environmental boat ride into wetlands
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
“See the railroad trestle over there? We used to jump off that into the river when we were kids,” recalled John Jandreau, who has lived in Secaucus for 65 years. He was one of a number of Hudson Co...
ROSSILLO, ANTHONY J. SR.
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A funeral service was offered July 16 for Anthony J. Rossillo, Sr. 79, of North Bergen. He passed away July 11. He was the father of Anthony J. Rossillo Jr and his wife Angela, Christine Eilert, Da...
EXTRA INNINGS
Roberto Clemente wins Jr. League softball district and section titles
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For many years, Ben “Popo” Sierra was a dedicated youth baseball coach, watching and monitoring the progress of hundreds of boys, including his own son, Ben, Jr., who developed into a fine high sch...