SCOREBOARD
Lincoln bounces back from tough start with impressive win
First regular season games inside Lincoln Park prove to be successful
by Jim Hague
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The Lincoln High School football team found itself in a very precarious and uncharacteristic position last week before facing local rival Hoboken. The Lions owned a 0-3 record. It was the first tim...
Loss of a Latino icon
Eliu Rivera passes away at 74
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County community and Puerto Rican community have lost one of their great icons. Former Freeholder Eliu Rivera died on Oct. 1 from complications due to lung damage. He reported died peace...
TASTY TIDBITS
Prep’s Simon, Jayson Ademilola earn Army All-American honors
Grid observations; Reporter Top Fives; great week for former Reporter AOYs
by Jim Hague
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a grand celebration at St. Peter’s Prep last week, when the United States Army came to the school to present two seniors, Shayne Simon and Jayson Ademilola , with their jerseys to play in th...
Jersey City Together holds forum, lack of affordable was an issue
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Comments were made about developers charging excessive rents but that was only part of the problem associated with the lack of affordable housing. Government spending is a major reason...
Bringing movie sets back to NJ
Weehawken and other area residents talk about film tax breaks returning to state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
Film historians often attribute the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character clings to the Palisade cliffs near Fort Lee. ...
Support Einstein, an independent thinker for council
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Joshua Einstein is the independent At Large Hoboken City Council candidate our city needs. As an out of the box thinker unbeholden to any local political faction, he is free to speak o...
Puerto Rico gets help from Hudson County
Local officials and agencies organizing after hurricane
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
My sister Kathy sent a message to the rest of the family last month, after Hurricane Irma passed just north of Puerto Rico, to let us know she was okay. While there was significant damage on the is...
SAULINO, MICHELINA
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Oct. 6 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Michelina “Madeline” Saulino. She passed away Oct. 2. A lifelong resident of Hoboken, Madeline (affectionately called “Babe” b...
Golden Door International Film Festival kicks off
Hosts an array of features, shorts, and gala events
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people know about film festivals such as the Sundance Film Festival, traditionally held in January, and Robert DeNiro’s Tribeca Film Festival in April. But Jersey City has become known for the...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
North Bergen’s freshman girls’ soccer sensation
Luperon scores goals in bunches for Bruins
by Jim Hague
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Kiomy Luperon (pronounced KEE-OH-ME LOOP-ER-ON) didn’t know what to expect when she tried out for the North Bergen High School girls’ soccer team for the first time in August. There is always that ...