Taking over the town
High School students serve as commissioners for a day
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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There was a raucous turnout for the North Bergen Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, April 29. Numerous resolutions were discussed, including a toll gate at the high school parking lot to ge...
Sinatra – gone, but not forgotten
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Dear Editor: May 14th marks the 16th anniversary of Frank Sinatra’s passing. Time once again to remember and appreciate Frank’s gift to us all. He was a classy entertainer who left a legacy of enjo...
RAMM, WALTER JOHN III.
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Private funeral services were held for Walter John Ramm III, 80, a lifelong resident of Secaucus. He passed away surrounded by his family on April 28. He was the husband of the late Catherine Ramm;...
Zimmer’s allies take control of public housing board
Long week in politics marked by heated exchanges
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Dana Wefer, a newcomer to the board that oversees Hoboken's public housing, was elected by a 5-2 vote on Thursday to a one-year term as the chairwoman. The change took place at the annual reorganiz...
A healthy alternative
NJCU opens its recreation facilities to seniors
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Mary Ryerson didn’t start right away when the city announced its recreation agreement with New Jersey City University early this year. But the retired worker from Philip’s Lightolier, who moved wit...
A new chapter for Hudson Theatre Works
‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ premiers in Weehawken this weekend
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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One year ago, Hudson Theatre Works introduced itself to Hudson County and the surrounding area with a resounding production of John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men,” and, in doing so set a high standa...
The man who built Tony’s Old Mill
Anthony Calderone, a Secaucus legend, dies at 99
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Although hip deep in history that goes back to the founding of the nation, Secaucus doesn’t have a lot of monuments to the past, historic relics it has preserved as markers to its rich heritage. Hi...
Performing on the big stage
Elementary school chorus to sing at Madison Square Garden
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The Franklin School chorus will be appearing on a stage a little larger than the school auditorium this month. On May 22 they’ll be at Madison Square Garden to open a New York Liberty basketball ga...
A new chapter for Hudson Theatre Works
‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ premiers in Weehawken this weekend
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
One year ago, Hudson Theatre Works introduced itself to Hudson County and the surrounding area with a resounding production of John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men,” and, in doing so set a high standa...
Breathe deep for peace
WNY kids and seniors gather to exercise
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Not all of the kids or senior citizens who gathered in the auditorium of West New York Middle School knew the lyrics to John Lennon’s “Imagine” when it played prior to the opening of Tai-Chi and Ch...