SCOREBOARD
Hurley movie gets premiered in his hometown
Schaap, ESPN team brings brilliant documentary to Jersey City
by Jim Hague
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Bobby Hurley was admittedly apprehensive about ESPN’s magazine show “E:60” doing a feature length movie about his life, especially with the time frame of the filming. “Just in terms of access and c...
Singer, orator, and more
Jersey City girl seeks musical career
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
At 15 years old, Renata P. Thomas, a ninth grade student at Hudson County Prep, may already be on the road to musical success. Thomas, who also studies in the Snyder High School JC Arts program, re...
County budget rises to $529M
Weehawken, Union City, Jersey City, Hoboken will likely see tax increases
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
A new county budget introduced on April 12 will probably increase the county tax portion of the property taxes paid by residents in Union City, Weehawken, Jersey City, and Hoboken. Explaining that ...
Put a wing on it
St. Francis will host competition to benefit the hungry
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Modest though he may be, Chef Marcelo Aparicio of Hoboken’s Carpe Diem restaurant is a strong contender to retain his crown in the “Best Wings in Hoboken” at St. Francis’ annual “A Wing & A Prayer”...
DINING OUT JCM
BROA
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Broa Café 297 Grove St. (201) 463-1467 broacafe@gmail.com I walk up and down Grove Street all the time, but I somehow missed this small Portuguese eatery. It’s below street level, so you need to ke...
Taking the lead
Hoboken man is named president of the NYC Council of Boy Scouts
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
While he can’t remember how to tie some of the knots he could as a kid, and doesn’t camp out the way he used to when he was a young Boy Scout, Richard Mason of Hoboken still retains some of the bas...
WNY mailman gets special award
Drove one million delivery miles without an accident
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
With more than three decades of mail delivery experience in West New York, letter carrier Joseph Piazza was recognized at a special ceremony at the Main Post Office on Jan. 26 for passing a signifi...
TASTY TIDBITS
Secaucus’ Rivera earns Hall of Fame nod and retires
Weehawken hosts Autism Awareness tournament; Snyder pair heads to college together; top fives
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a pretty busy weekend for Sheila Rivera . The long-time Secaucus girls’ volleyball coach earned induction into the New Jersey Scholastic Coaches Association Hall of Fame Sunday at the Pines ...
SANTOPIETRO, LUCIA
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral liturgy was performed April 8 at St. Paul of the Cross R.C. Church, Jersey City, for Lucia Santopietro, 99, of Jersey City. She passed away April 4. Born in Pontecorvo, Italy to the late ...
County budget rises to $529M
Weehawken, Union City, Jersey City, Hoboken will likely see tax increases
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A new county budget introduced on April 12 will probably increase the county tax portion of the property taxes paid by residents in Union City, Weehawken, Jersey City, and Hoboken. Explaining that ...