A day like no other
40 years since Nixon resigned
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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It was a seminal moment in United States history: a sitting president, steeped in controversy, on the verge of impeachment, resigning in front of his country on live television, and then departing ...
Hudson County seniors enjoy cruise
Voyage took sightseers around NY Harbor and East River
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The entire inside deck of the vessel The Spirit of New Jersey was filled with merry makers on July 23 as senior citizens from Hudson County took a summer cruise around lower Manhattan. The outing, ...
Time is money
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Dear Editor: Public speaking has been harmed by the city council which plans on reducing speaking to five minutes on all new ordinances; the final hearing for this is August 20th. The city’s ordina...
On Pier A, a bulwark for live music
Lackawanna Music Festival returns with local bands and more
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Hoboken will always have room for music—no town that so prominently celebrates Frank Sinatra could ever resist the draw of a strong voice raised in song. But with the end of the legendary tenure of...
Two schools of thought
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Dear Editor: At our July City Council meeting, I referenced “two different schools of thought” for how to respond to the ever-present development pressures in Hoboken. Let me elaborate on that stat...
Hindu religious leader visits Secaucus
Joins three-day celebration of temple anniversary
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Hundreds of people filled the Shree Swaminarayan Temple on Sunday, Aug. 3, sitting cross-legged on the floor and waiting to hear the words of their leader, Acharya Shree Purushottampriyadasji Swami...
Dr. Melendez-Cabrera joins CarePoint Health Medical Group
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Top OB/GYN now part of a comprehensive network of physicians CarePoint Health has announced that a leading OB/GYN, Dr. Octavio Melendez-Cabrera, has joined their network, CarePoint Health Medical G...
SCAFIDI, ANGELA F.
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Funeral mass was celebrated Aug. 6 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Angela F. Scafidi, of Secaucus and formerly of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully at home on Aug. 2. She retired from Br...
TASTY TIDBITS
Mirabel takes over as Prep hoops coach
Lincoln grid products move on all over the country
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Ever since he began playing basketball as a youngster in Jersey City, Alex Mirabel always dreamed of becoming a basketball coach someday. “I had a lot of good coaches growing up,” Mirabel said. “Wh...
IT’S A FEAST!
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Delicious Italian food, lively dance music and traditional delicacies like fresh hot zeppoles, rice balls, and Limoncello are just some of the fun treats ahead as Holy Rosary Church in Jersey City ...