Dressing up
Art show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
International, regional, and local artists will show off their works in “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts,” a show at Mana Contemporary gallery’s first annual fundraiser and cocktail reception on Ma...
These vets had to fight for respect
At 43rd anniversary of end of Vietnam conflict, local towns pay tribute
by Al Sullivan
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 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...
ODOM, HENRY PHINNIZY SR.
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A funeral service was held April 2 for Henry Phinnizy Odom Sr. of Jersey City. He passed away March 26. He was the husband of the late Frances Odom; father of Henry P. Odom Jr., Rev. Henry McKevie,...
SCOREBOARD
NB’s Eagleson reaches amazing milestone
Earns 600th coaching victory with win over rival Union City
by Jim Hague
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Tom Eagleson vividly recalls the first win in his historic Hall of Fame-quality coaching career. “It was a cold and rainy day in 1981,” said Eagleson, who began the 32nd season of his storied caree...
SILVER, SELMA LOPATKIN
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Selma Lopatkin Silver, wife of the late Stanley Silver, passed away on Sunday, April 3 in Hoboken and was laid to rest on Monday, April 4 at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery in Iselin. Selma was born in Hoboke...
Taking the lead
Hudson County man is named president of the NYC Council of Boy Scouts
by Al Sullivan
Apr 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
While he can’t remember how to tie some of the knots he could as a kid, and doesn’t camp out the way he used to when he was a young Boy Scout, Richard Mason of Hoboken still retains some of the bas...
Filmmaker Frank Gigante receives recognition award
Mayor of Andria, Italy, honors film that celebrates life in the Puglia region
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Hoboken filmmaker Frank Gigante recently received a recognition award on behalf of the Mayor of Andria, in the Puglia region of Italy, for sharing a film based on local traditions and culture on we...
TASTY TIDBITS
Prep looks to defend county title after dream season
Myrlak gets hole-in-one in Houston
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The Marauders of St. Peter’s Prep had a baseball season to remember in 2015, tying the school record for victories in a year (26) and returning to the local top of the heap by winning the Ed “Faa” ...
Thinking outside the box
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Dear Editor: One ignored source of revenue for the Port Authority is to sell naming rights for airports, train stations, bridges, tunnels, etc. sports teams see the great opportunity for the naming...
Celebrating spring
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Dear Editor: After another winter of severe snowstorms and floods, I looked forward to balmy weather and blooming flowers. Hundreds of communities welcome spring with an observance of Great America...