A celebration of culture
West Indian Caribbean American carnival and parade lights up Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
If everybody is Irish on St Patrick’s Day, then everybody was West Indian on July 22, when residents throughout Jersey City got a taste of West Indian Caribbean culture as a colorful parade made it...
KELTOS, JOHN J.
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A funeral mass was offered July 26 at Holy Family Church for John J. Keltos, 83, of North Bergen. He passed away July 21. He was born in Hoboken and lived in Jersey City before moving to North Berg...
NoHu Art
Guttenberg space hosts exhibits, workshops
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
With summer in full swing, one local artist space in Guttenberg is gearing up for a showcase from national and international artists. From July 28 through Sep. 17, Guttenberg Arts will be holding i...
Keeping hotels in check
More stringent requirements added for motels, rooming houses
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Hotels, motels, rooming houses, and boarding houses in Secaucus will now have more stringent licensing and operational requirements, after the mayor and Town Council adopted an ordinance at their J...
For crying out loud!
Kids and camps cost local parents thousands in summer
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
In Hoboken, where rents are high and parking costs are nothing to sneeze at, summer brings another huge expense for working parents – pricy child care options and a lack of low-cost or recreation c...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson Catholic girls get a chance of a lifetime
Pay visit to YES Network studios and baseball analyst Curry
by Jim Hague
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
It all started so innocently a few months ago. Jack Curry , the award-winning analyst on the YES Network, covering the New York Yankees, paid a visit to his high school alma mater, namely Hudson Ca...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Police arrest seven for alleged robbery, weapon possession, and aggravated assault According to a media release from the Hoboken Police Department, seven individuals were arrested on Thursday, July...
TASTY TIDBITS
SDA swimmer Prekop wins two medals at Maccabiah Games
Romano enjoys miraculous recovery from heart attack; Lincoln’s exploits at Hamilton Park; remembering Spano
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If Danielle Prekop is asked by her teachers at St. Dominic Academy what she did for her summer vacation, the junior would have a very interesting answer, maybe good enough to write an essay about. ...
The surgery on Washington Street
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Dear Editor: Week after week, everyone who travels Washington Street is witness to the continual slicing, digging, and ripping up of our Main Street. Black top, pavers, concrete sidewalks, a tree, ...
'American Dream' expected to open in 2019
Former Xanadu mall/recreation complex will affect other towns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The heavily-delayed “American Dream” project in East Rutherford – a recreational/retail complex on Route 3, formerly known as “Xanadu” -- may have acquired enough construction financing to open in ...