All Saints student is finalist in Black History Month essay contest
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
All Saints Catholic Academy fourth-grade student Bianca Lumang is a finalist in Optimum Community’s “Black History Month” essay contest. Bianca was awarded a mini tablet for her essay on Sojourner ...
St. Augustine School holds dress rehearsal
May 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY -- Saint Augustine School, a private school in Union City, had its dress rehearsal last week for its 125th Anniversary Spring Show with grades Pre K, Kindergarten, 1,2, and 3. Each class...
Hoboken arts fest definitely on for June 12
May 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- After heavy rain cancellation (and some confusion) officials say Hoboken Arts and Music Festival will now be June 12. After a last-minute cancellation last Sunday due to weather and some...
Multimedia exhibit now running at hob’art
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – “Visions,” a multimedia exhibition by Alberte Bernier, Miriam Untoria, Katie Duffy McGeehin, and Rich Roberts, is open to the public from now through May 22 at the hob’art gallery, Monroe...
Painter creates an ‘Extraordinary Hoboken’
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HOBOKEN – Dozens of “lushly colorful” paintings by Bill Curran will be on display at the Hoboken Historical Museum through May 29 as part of his exhibition, “Extraordinary Hoboken.” The minimalist ...
Mother’s Day gift
Stop by this stoop sale in Hilltop to help toddler with difficult disorder
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Lindsey Brown hadn’t intended the Mother’s Day Stoop Sale in her Hilltop section of Jersey City to be a fundraiser for a local girl. But now, it will help Hazel Bohn, 17 months old, who suffers fro...
$111.8M city budget adopted
Municipal tax rate up 2 percent; All Saints students talk composting
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
In a rare unanimous vote, the City Council approved a $111.8 million budget with a 2.8 percent tax rate increase for the 2016 calendar year at a public meeting on Wednesday, May 4. The total budget...
Have a (community) ball
Firefighter fundraiser sold out
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Longtime Secaucus resident Ellen LoPresto went to the Secaucus Community Ball on April 23 an hour early. As part of the event committee, she went with her husband Martin Einstein to make sure the e...
DE BARI, ELISABETTA
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The funeral liturgy was performed April 29 from Corpus Christi R.C. Church Hasbrouck Heights for Elisabetta De Bari, 94, of Jersey City, formerly of Hoboken. She passed away April 25. Born in Molfe...
A different kind of education
Hudson Montessori students hold social studies festival in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
For students at Hudson Montessori School in Jersey City, a trip to the summer Olympics may not be possible this year. So they did the next best thing. As part of their annual social studies fair, t...