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
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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...
My friend Rich DeCosmis for council
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Dear Editor: I’m Thomas Earl and I recently retired as a captain after serving 28 years with the Weehawken Police department. I would like to take a few moments of your time to tell you about a ver...
URBANOWICZ, FLORENCE K.
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Funeral mass was held May 3 at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Jersey City, for Florence (“Faye”) K. Urbanowicz. She passed away April 7. Born in Jersey City to Julia and Anthony Kraszewski, Faye beca...
Questions and answers
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Dear Editor: Hello. I am Jersey City resident Erik-Anders Nilsson and I recently interviewed a friend and Democratic candidate for Freeholder Adela Rohena Santiago on May 2nd, 2014. She's currently...
Nobody gets it done better than Bill O’Dea – Nobody!
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Dear Editor: Whenever I write an article about a potential candidate who is running for higher office, I use the brain that God has given me. This time, the words I share come from the heart. Willi...
Elect me, elect you
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Dear Editor: I would like to encourage all of my neighbors to please come out and vote on Tuesday, May 13, because I work for a living and won’t make a career out of public service. Vote for Mendez...