A passion for pop
Gradeschool teacher interviews famous music acts for radio show at night
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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It all started with quintuple open-heart bypass surgery. Eighth-grade teacher Steven Ludwig underwent the operation in 2006, prompting him to create a “bucket list” of things he'd always wanted to ...
Thank you Hudson County for sending 2,202 gifts to children
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Dear Editor: I’m writing to thank Hudson County residents for their generosity in helping thousands of suffering children worldwide this Christmas. Through their efforts, we were able to collect mo...
Truthfulness of a politician
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Dear Editor: Recently I was asked if Mayor Zimmer was telling the truth when she described her encounter with Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno in the ShopRite parking lot. I thought to myself, if o...
First vote ever
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Dear Editor: The 216th organization day ceremonies of the general assembly of the state of New Jersey event that took place in Trenton on Tuesday January 14, 2004, left me with some indelible sense...
Adversaries no more
McGreevey talks about Amiri Baraka
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A decade after he forced poet Amiri Baraka out as poet laureate of New Jersey, former Gov. Jim McGreevey mourned the poet’s passing. Baraka, who died on Jan. 9 at age 79, was seen as one of the las...
TASTY TIDBITS
Mariniello not pleased with Hawks’ efforts
Secaucus makes nice turnaround; boxing legend Dupree passes
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His team had just won its 13th straight game, defeating Snyder, 62-41, yet Hudson Catholic boys’ basketball head coach Nick Mariniello was not pleased with the way his team performed. “I just don’t...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Dean DeChiaro
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And that’s why you don’t park at hydrants… Police charged two people, a Jersey City woman and a Hoboken man, with various drug-related offenses and bail jumping when they were found allegedly in po...
In memory of Gaby
Father and son kick off first ‘Cycle for Survival’ event for kids
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Ethan Sandlofer can do anything he sets his mind to do. So a year ago when just six years old, he asked his father if he could set up his own bicycle fundraiser to benefit research on a rare, but s...
STEFANO, MICHAEL C.
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A funeral mass took place Feb. 1 at St. Anne RC Church, Jersey City, for Michael C. Stefano of Jersey City. He died peacefully on Jan. 27. Michael was born in Hoboken, the son of the late Mary and ...
First vote ever
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Dear Editor: The 216th organization day ceremonies of the general assembly of the state of New Jersey event that took place in Trenton on Tuesday January 14, 2004, left me with some indelible sense...