Honor Dr. Patricia Bryant
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On April 13, 2016 we received very sad news about the passing of a Jersey City native Dr. Patricia Bryant, an associate superintendent of our schools at The JCPS district and the head ...
The first day of her real life
Local transgender woman talks about making the transition
by Al Sullivan Reporter staff writer
Apr 24, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Clara went back to her workplace this week for the first time – as a woman. For the 31-year-old, having lived her whole life as a man, this was a transformative moment. Because when she handles sal...
SMITH, CLARENCE JR.
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Funeral services took place April 16 at Salem Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Clarence Smith Jr. of Jersey City. He passed away April 9. He was the father of Nicole S. Smith and the late Marcus A....
Recap of Hoboken Little League action
Here’s a rundown of recent Little League play:
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April 7   Mario’s Pizza get on top of Mas Demo early but can’t hang on in 4-2 loss   Mario’s Pizza jumped out to an early lead, but was unable to hold on and lost 4-2 to MAS DEMO on Thursday. A ste...
TASTY TIDBITS
Memorial’s Hernandez signs with Lehigh
Golden Gloves on tap at Pershing Field; Marist baseball dilemma; top fives
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Rafael Hernandez knew all along where he wanted to go to college, but rules prohibited the Memorial High School cross country and track star from saying anything until he was officially accepted by...
‘It’s time to start fresh’
McKnight seeks to allow Hudson County to issue birth certificates again
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in 2004, federal agents closed down the Hudson County Office of Vital Statistics after some workers there were caught allegedly selling false identification. For several years, the office was ...
Are you smarter than a second grader?
Guttenberg kids learn healthy eating at food service event
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
What’s a vegetable that starts with the letter ‘A”? When kids at Anna L. Klein School in Guttenberg were asked this question recently, they gave a host of answers. A second grader said avocado, but...
Free trade?
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There has been a lot of discussion lately amongst presidential candidates and in the media regarding the subject title. Does it create American jobs or destroy them? Does it reduce cos...
Free trade?
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There has been a lot of discussion lately amongst presidential candidates and in the media regarding the subject title. Does it create American jobs or destroy them? Does it reduce cos...
Lining up at 5 a.m. for food
Local ShopRites raise money for the hungry
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The gentleman was a well-dressed businessman, wearing a suit and tie. He even carried a briefcase. So what was he doing at the food pantry, which provides food for the needy? The staff could not fi...