Opening night for the Mile Square Theatre
New 130-seat space has been more than a decade in the making
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Sitting in the audience at the new Mile Square Theatre at the north end of Clinton Street in Hoboken, 9-year-old Maria Carla Bettocchi relishes the set before her. She admires the furniture and pai...
Gourmet night is coming
‘Taste of Weehawken’ offers delicious way to support library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Foodies, rejoice! One of the top culinary events of the year is nearly upon us, as more than 30 of the area’s top eateries will showcase their cuisine at the 16th annual Taste of Weehawken on Tuesd...
Proms for a princess
Girls from WNY, UC, North Bergen get dresses that won’t break the bank
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 161 161 recommendations | email to a friend
Going to a school prom can cost a teenager and parents more than $700 these days, with a dress, limo rental, hair styling, nails, new shoes, and a new purse or clutch. But 50 to 75 graduating senio...
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Funeral services have been held for Dolores de Graaff, 85, of Union City. She passed away April 3. She was born in Olyphant, Pa. She moved to New Jersey to find work and met her husband to be, Robe...
Showcase highlights solutions to bullying
High Tech students stress support for freshmen
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Students from High Tech High School – a countywide public school based in North Bergen -- showcased a performance called “The High Tech Talk Show: Start the Conversation” on March 24, followed by a...
Brightside Tavern
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This lively spot on Bright and Monmouth has become the go-to place, not just for food and brew but for entertainment and a friendly neighborhood vibe. We were there on a late Wednesday morning just...
Get your tickets to ‘An Evening of Italian Song’
HRPAC 2016 benefit concert and dinner gala will honor late Justice Marie Garibaldi
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The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) will host its annual benefit concert and dinner gala at the Chart House Restaurant in Weehawken on Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m. The evenin...
Get your mind onto the gutter
Mural competition brightens up storm drains for Earth Day
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s too easy for some people to walk down the street and toss their trash into a storm drain without remembering that they empty into the Hudson River. But what if that gutter was decorated with s...
Hands-on civics lesson
Students from throughout Hudson County take over gov’t
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
If Frank Gargiulo, superintendent of the Hudson County Schools of Technology, expected to have an easy time when he appeared at the freeholder version of the “County Government for a Day” program o...
Here to help
Weehawken High School wins charity competition
by Marguerite Masse
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken High School was among several high schools in New Jersey that recently won an award in the annual Charity Champions Competition sponsored by Optimum and Cablevision. In the contest, high ...