James Sanford’s campaign announcement
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Friends and Neighbors: My name is James Sanford and today begins our team’s campaign for Chair of the Hoboken Republican Party. As your nominee I have recruited a team of talented young profes...
SCOREBOARD
Strong local contingent selected to North grid All-Stars
Five Hudson County products earn right to play in 36th annual Classic
by Jim Hague
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Tyrik Darby was convinced his high school football career was over. The Lincoln High School senior, who already signed with Southern Connecticut to play football there in the fall, knew of the New ...
Stevens Tech unveils plans for Sixth Street buildings
Represents school’s quest to expand and stay on the cutting edge
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2014 | 17 17 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The Stevens Institute of Technology held two open houses last week for Hudson Street residents and the greater Hoboken community to see plans for a five-story, 95,000 square foot academic facility ...
Breathe deep for peace
WNY kids and seniors gather to exercise
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Not all of the kids or senior citizens who gathered in the auditorium of West New York Middle School knew the lyrics to John Lennon’s “Imagine” when it played prior to the opening of Tai-Chi and Ch...
Alice in Wonderland has finally come to Jersey City
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Dear Editor: Councilman Michael Yun of Jersey City has introduced a plan to double the salaries of the City Council to attract the best and brightest candidates. This is ridiculous and absurd. A ma...
Whither the phone book?
Some are still distributed in our area – but do kids even know how to use them?
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Jailyne Aguilar, 17, a junior at Bayonne High School, knows what a phone book is, but she has only used it once. “It was a very long time ago,” she said. It was seven years ago, to be exact – when ...
‘Innocent people were prosecuted along with the guilty’
Lou Manzo’s book about Chris Christie alleges abuse of the justice system for political gain
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Assemblyman Louis Manzo hates it when people say he “beat the rap.” “I didn’t beat the rap; I was found not guilty,” he said. “Beating the rap implies I got away with something. But I didn’t...
Serving the community
High school students provide meal at local shelter; fundraiser coming up
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Dinner on Thursday, April 24 was a special affair at the Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation (PERC) homeless shelter in Union City. That was the night that 13 kids from Memorial High School i...
Serving the community
High school students provide meal at local shelter; fundraiser coming up
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dinner on Thursday, April 24 was a special affair at the Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation (PERC) homeless shelter in Union City. That was the night that 13 kids from Memorial High School i...
A new chapter for Hudson Theatre Works
‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ premiers in Weehawken this weekend
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
One year ago, Hudson Theatre Works introduced itself to Hudson County and the surrounding area with a resounding production of John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men,” and, in doing so set a high standa...