Two people die in NJ each day from opiate abuse
Prescription drug dropbox installed in police station
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
“Each day in New Jersey we lose two family members to opiate abuse,” said Angelo Valente, executive director of Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey. “It’s an issue that we’ve seen grow to epidem...
Disappointed by Board of Education’s decision
Apr 27, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A former Kids First supporter, I am particularly disappointed by the Hoboken Board of Education’s decision to ‘go to the wall’ in continuing to oppose my son Luke and his classmates at...
Come help build Camelot at Leonard Gordon Park: Spring planting
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Saturday, May 3, starting at 9 a.m., come help us build up the new, wonderful community gardens at the midpoint entrance to Leonard Gordon Park at Kennedy Blvd. and Sherman Place. C...
KOTORA, MARGARET
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Funeral services were held April 19 for Margaret Kotora, 89. She died April 15 at Neighborhood Hospice at Chester County Hospital, West Chester, Pa. Born in County Armagh, Northern Ireland, she liv...
Fighting for a better life
Boxing fundraiser will benefit Philippines typhoon victims
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Fight fans and supporters of the Philippines now have something in common besides world champion boxer “Manny” Pacquiao. A charity boxing match at North Bergen’s Schuetzen Park on May 2 will raise ...
Fighting for a better life
Boxing fundraiser will benefit Philippines typhoon victims
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Fight fans and supporters of the Philippines now have something in common besides world champion boxer “Manny” Pacquiao. A charity boxing match at North Bergen’s Schuetzen Park on May 2 will raise ...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Dean DeChiaro
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Man arrested twice in seven hours – in separate sunglasses incidents A Bronx man was charged with burglary, shoplifting, and resisting arrest in two separate incidents that took place within seven ...
Stop the displacement of Hoboken residents
Apr 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The past 30 years has seen a great transformation in Hoboken. There have been many notable improvements, particularly at the waterfront. But there has also been a very nasty downside: ...
Filipino Society benefit well-attended despite bad weather
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Neither rain nor wind could stop people from coming and having a good time at the Filipino Society’s sold-out Benefit Dinner and Show at the Secaucus Senior Center on Saturday, March 29. In additio...
Pre-teen stars in indie film
Weehawken girl sets sights on theater career
by Gilbert Aguon
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
With just a year of acting experience, Amelia Osborne, a sixth grader at Roosevelt School in Weehawken, has hit the big time. She plays a major role in an award-winning short film that is making th...