When life gave her lemons
3-year-old Lea Mohally sells lemonade to raise funds for cancer research
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
When Nathalie Masse talks to her daughter Lea Mohally in French, Lea replies in English. For a 3-and-a-half-year-old girl, Lea is well on her way to becoming bilingual. This is more than just a tes...
So you thought elections were crazy in your city?
Candidates in WNY, NB mayoral races own homes in other towns
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Residency has been a hot topic in the current election cycle, with candidates in both North Bergen and West New York having their eligibility questioned due to owning property (and possibly a home)...
Moms make lunch for the homeless
A visit to an area shelter with ‘Councilwoman Jen’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 4 4 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
With the assistance of a friend from the local charter school, Jen Giattino, councilwoman for the 6th Ward in Hoboken, struggled up Second Street carrying three shopping bags filled with pre-made m...
What constitutes residency?
Candidate eligibility is challenged in WNY, NB
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Residency has been a hot topic in the current election cycle, with candidates in both North Bergen and West New York having their eligibility questioned due to owning property (and possibly a home)...
Does he?
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Dear Editor: Re the April 5 Reporter and Eileen McInerney's encomium for Senator Robert Menendez, claiming he "fights for our interests every single day." Does he? He is now fighting federal charge...
PORTA, VINCENZO
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Funeral mass took place May 8 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church for Vincenzo Porta 97, of Union City. He passed away May 5. He was born in Molfetta, Italy where he served as sergeant in the Italian...
JCMC gets highest possible hospital safety and quality rating
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Jersey City Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, has for the seventh consecutive time received an “A” Hospital Safety Score from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit group m...
TASTY TIDBITS
Dickinson coach Suarez wins 100th career game
Matias, Bujari go undrafted; Weehawken baseball on fire
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The truth be told, Danny Suarez never envisioned himself becoming a baseball coach, even though many people who watched him grow up thought he was predestined to become one. From his teenage days, ...
Ten new firefighters serving North Hudson
Six officers promoted in rank
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Ten new recruits joined the ranks of North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR), and six officers were promoted during a ceremony at Schuetzen Park in North Bergen. The agency fights fires in five...
A hands-on lesson in civics
Students view county government from the inside
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Christina Skop did her best to keep order as chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during this year’s Student Government Day on April 2. But like her counterpart in the adult version, ...