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Lincoln coach Hampton gets philosophical this year
by Jim Hague
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Lincoln head football coach Robert Hampton always puts a different spin on his approach to begin a football season. Whether it comes to making a reference to music history (which Hampton has a back...
Coming to America
Local exhibit stresses Hoboken’s role in immigration
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are descended from one of the millions of immigrants who gained entry to the United States through Ellis Island, you can conclude at least one fact about your pond-jumping ancestors – they p...
Ready, Set, Gown!
Fun run in bridesmaid dresses will raise money for charity
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’ve ever been a bridesmaid, you’ve probably been told you’ll definitely use your tangerine orange chiffon dress again, only to watch it gather dust in the closet for years after. Now there’s ...
A cheesy app
Hoboken man invents new way to count your pies
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
When Rick Mendes of Hoboken sat down with a reporter at Napoli’s on Washington Street on a recent Tuesday, the choice was clear: the Italian restaurant’s specialty is margherita pizza, and one 14-i...
Fighting for education
Parents push for charter school along waterfront
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
“We are trying to have a school our kids can safely walk to, just like any other neighborhood,” said Annie Lee, organizer of the group School Movement on the Hudson. Lee lives in Jacob’s Ferry in W...
STEPKOVICH, CECILE ARLINE
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Aug. 22 at St. Lawrence Church for Cecile Arline Stepkovich, 78, of Weehawken. She passed away Aug. 19. She was a lifelong resident of Weehawken. She worked as a secretary f...
Ashamed
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The following is a letter to Representative Sires: Dear Representative Sires: The Congress went on vacation for five weeks starting Friday, August 1. The number of very serious problem...
Councilman Chico makes a difference
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Under the leadership of Ward B Councilman Khemraji Chico Ramchal, I have to say the Westside is definitely moving forward in the right direction. There is not a day that goes by that C...
Veteran cemetery warning
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...
The trail behind the stores
Wonders of the Meadowlands can be found near Hudson County parking lot
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mill Creek Marsh nature trail in Secaucus lifts a visitor up, over the swampland, affording a view of egrets, Atlantic White cedars, the Manhattan skyline in the distance, and also, a parking l...