Going for the Gridiron Glory
Liberty Science Center exhibit details the science of football
by E. Assata Wright
Reporter staff writer
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Every football fan has had that feeling. Your favorite team is behind a couple touchdowns. The clock is running out and every little point, even a field goal, matters. Your team has good field posi...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hudson Catholic’s sudden soccer superstar
Secaucus girls enjoy undefeated cross country season; gridiron warriors and power points
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Med Fofana grew up around the sport of soccer. A native of Liberia, Fofana naturally took to soccer because practically all Liberians play soccer. However, Fofana never played organized soccer. “I ...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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The Vampire of Hoboken A Hoboken resident was attacked, punched, and bitten several times by an unknown assailant last weekend while walking east on Third Street past the Marine View Plaza, accordi...
And we’re back
Online radio network Go Pro returns ‘stronger’
by E. Assata Wright
Reporter staff writer
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By now, online radio is probably as diverse as the traditional terrestrial stations that came before it. Some stations are slick and professional, with smooth-talking hosts, while other stations so...
VANORE, DR. FRANK C.
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Dr. Frank C. Vanore of North Bergen passed away at his home on last Saturday. He joined the staff of Hoboken University Hospital in 1959 and served as director of pediatrics from 1977 to 2008. He d...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Wimbush coming of age
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Rich Hansen knew that Brandon Wimbush had all the physical tools to be an outstanding high school quarterback, so the veteran St. Peter’s Prep head football coach wanted the prodigy to fully unders...
Democracy almost came to Hoboken
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Dear Editor: It seems impossible to believe that we’re still fighting over the valid results on Hoboken Public Question No. 2 (HPQ No. 2) in last November’s election. Mile Square Taxpayers Associat...
No more gestation crates
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Dear Editor: Like the many New Jerseyans who I see doting on their beloved pooches, I consider my dog to be one of my best friends. But I recognize it’d be morally inconsistent for me to pamper my ...
Food month
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Dear Editor: Looking through my calendar of national observances, it appears that October is turning into "food month," beginning with World Vegetarian Day and World Day for Farm Animals on October...
BRIEFS
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No dice on West New York recall Despite a concerted effort to collect signatures to recall Mayor Roque and the other commissioners loyal to the mayor, West New York Commissioner Count Wiley has com...