Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
Fashion – Jersey City style
Fashion Week kicks off with a lot of local talent
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
For the third year in a row, Desha Jackson’s DLJ Give to Live Foundation will present four days’ worth of fashion events to raise money for Jersey City-based community organizations. Fashion Week g...
What do you need?
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless and near-homeless; fundraiser next wk
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no money for food after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson Co...
Night of wine and song
Emmy winner Hayes performed at third annual event
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Summer may be winding down, but you wouldn’t know it by the number of activities going on in Secaucus. On a recent Friday night – Sept. 5 – residents had a choice between the Immaculate Conception ...
Caught on camera
Schools get 225 security devices installed, WiFi enhanced
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Behind a closed door in the administrative area of North Bergen High School sits a huge monitor, upon which are displayed dozens of images from throughout the building and vicinity. The same images...
TREMBLAY, JESSIE
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Sept. 4 at St. Michael’s Church, Union, for Jessie Tremblay, 88, of Union, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away Sept. 1. Born in Beaumont, Texas, Jessi...
SCOREBOARD
Prep handling state’s top ranking with ease
Marauders open season with big win over Maryland school
by Jim Hague
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Rich Hansen said that he’s been in this position before, coaching a St. Peter’s Prep football team that was ranked No. 1 in the entire state and placed among the very best high school squads in the...
Judge prods county to move ahead with new court house
Freeholders are on the verge of bonding for purchase of property on Cook Street
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A judge told the Hudson County Board of Freeholders last week to get their act together and acquire a site for a new county court house before the cost of the land becomes too high. “We need a crim...
Classrooms not courtrooms
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Dear Editor: I am disheartened by the direction the Kids First Board of Education is taking our schools. The focus is on courtrooms when the emphasis should be on classrooms. Over the summer the Bo...
Suiting up
Hoboken hit with two new lawsuits by former employees
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken and Mayor Dawn Zimmer have been accused of discriminating against two former employees on the basis of race and sexual orientation in two separate civil suits recently filed in ...