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Grand week for Prep football
Lewis commits to Rutgers; Lumpkin, Huggins get NFL camp offers
by Jim Hague
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Johnathan Lewis had offers from some big-time schools such as Iowa, Wake Forest and Temple, but when push came to shove, the St. Peter’s Prep quarterback really never wanted to stray far from home....
JOHNSON, REVEREND FREEMAN, SR.
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A funeral service was performed May 6 for Reverend Freeman Johnson Sr. of Jersey City. He passed away May 3. He was the husband of Earline Johnson; father of Girard, Derrick, Freeman Jr. and Renee ...
Is Kennedy Boulevard safe?
Another fatal accident; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
David Porto, 43, of Jersey City, was fatally struck by a northbound Ford F-350 pickup truck on Kennedy Blvd. in Bayonne between 30th and 31st streets on Wednesday afternoon, April 27. while trying ...
Fracking response
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In a May 1 letter to the North Bergen Reporter, Paula Rogovin, a representative of Break Free announced plans to bus demonstrators to Albany to protest against the use of "train bombs"...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting, magazines
Reporter chain wins 17 awards in prestigious statewide competition
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 17 awards in the annual Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey Pr...
Remembering Francis Albert Sinatra
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: May 14, 2016 will mark 18 years since the death of world renowned singer/actor Frank Sinatra in 1998. Hoboken, NJ's native son left an indelible legacy of classy showmanship in his ill...
TASTY TIDBITS
Dickinson’s baseball team on a roll
New feature honoring 25 years at Reporter; top fives
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The high school baseball season was only a few weeks old, but the Dickinson High School squad was already in a deep rut. The Rams had lost seven of their first 10 games and had no real hope in sigh...
Thank you Wallace students
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We appreciate all the time and effort put into making the seniors afternoon bingo especially enjoyable. The girls and boys went out of their way to please the seniors making sure all h...
LEVINE, ARTHUR ALVIN
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A funeral service was held May 13 at Temple Beth-El, Jersey City, for Arthur Alvin Levine of Jersey City. He passed away suddenly on May 8 at his beach front home in Spring Lake. Arthur was born in...
Just for laughs
Hoboken standup comic takes his act around the county
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Alex Csedrik, one-time professor and sometime copy writer and editor -- but a comic all the time -- doesn’t believe in attack comedy or humiliating people who are out to be entertained. “I like poi...