Novel Night returns for fifth volume
Dinner parties in residents’ homes revolve on literary themes
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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When restauranteur Joyce Flinn decided to host a dinner at Schnackenberg’s Luncheonette for the upcoming fifth addition of the Hoboken Public Library’s Novel Night, she wanted to pick a 1930s-era n...
‘An injustice to the town of Secaucus’
Mayor contests Meadowlands Commission decision on new development
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
In what Mayor Michael Gonnelli calls “an injustice to the town of Secaucus,” the state’s Meadowlands Commission took two controversial votes on Wednesday, Sept. 24 regarding a new development along...
Getting into the routine
Local kids enjoy new school year
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The first day of school on Sept. 6 for the 250 students of the St. Augustine’s school of Union City was one of meeting teachers, making new friends, and praying together. The night before parents a...
From Peru to Greece to Israel
Union City honors its diverse population with flag raisings, luncheons
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Like the poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty, Union City is a town that reaches out to the “huddled masses yearning to breathe free,” drawing many diverse immigrant populations. As a result, the...
Save the date to save our neighborhoods
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Dear Editor: The Hudson County Freeholder Board will vote on the Monarch development on Tuesday, October 28th at 6 p.m. The location of the meeting is the Freeholder Chambers on the 3rd floor of th...
RABBIA, JOSEPH MICHAEL
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Funeral mass took place Oct. 2 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Joseph Michael “Mr. Joe” Rabbia, 71, of Hoboken. He passed away Sept. 28 at Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center, Secaucus. Joe ...
SCOREBOARD
The winning ways simply continue in Hoboken
by Jim Hague
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When the 2014 high school football schedule was released last spring, veteran Hoboken head coach Lou Taglieri had to be shaking his head, wondering how in the world could that happen. How would the...
Rules for farmers’ markets to change
Council to vote on new procedures
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A package of ordinances about farmers’ markets in the city will be up for a public hearing and adoption before the City Council on Oct. 7. The ordinances would expand access to healthy food options...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
Move over, mystery meat!
Grant provides fresh produce for 1,000 Guttenberg school kids for a year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Last March, kids at Guttenberg’s Anna L. Klein School were a little scared to try blood oranges in the school cafeteria. “Some wouldn’t eat it because of what it was called,” said Barbara Feinstein...