Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
Ending the summer with the arts
JCFridays kicks off its fall events on Sept. 5
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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JC Fridays launches into fall with a host of events throughout Jersey City on Sept. 5. Restaurants, galleries, stores, and event spaces throughout Jersey City will showcase a variety of art-related...
St. John’s
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Dear Editor: Thank you for your report in the Union City Reporter “Historic church to become special needs housing” last week! It is unfortunate that the after school program had to be discontinued...
Pasta and pals
Spaghetti Dinner Block Party returns for ninth year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Hundreds came out to the Hoboken waterfront last week for the 9th Annual Hoboken Spaghetti Dinner Block Party. On an ideal August afternoon, they ate ziti, rigatoni, meatballs, and sausage prepared...
Red Wings look to ‘three-peat’
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After winning the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I state championship for the second straight year last December, this time in heart-stopping action at Kean University, winning on a touchdown...
STEWART, ROBERT W.
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A funeral service was held Aug. 22 for Robert W. Stewart, 89, of Lodi. He passed away Aug. 18. He was the husband of Barbara; father of Judith Sellers, Donna Lynch Perfetti and John Lynch; grandfat...
Thank you for your dedication
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Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the board of Commissioners and Mayor Brian P. Stack for their dedication to Public Safety. Throughout this summer it was a treat to see a...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Church announces Statue of Mary procession route as part of Sept. feast The Immaculate Conception Church Feast in Buchmuller Park from Thursday to Sunday, Sept. 4 to 7 will include a procession in ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken firemen wear purple to promote Alzheimer’s research Members of the Hoboken Fire Department and Mayor Dawn Zimmer kicked off a month-long event to raise money and awareness about Alzheimer’s...
Dangers facing college freshmen
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Dear Editor: Mid August marks the time of year when high school graduates prepare to enter their freshman year of college, with many leaving home for the first time. With all the responsibilities a...