Springtime for the HCDO
Most organization-supported candidates prevail in primary fights
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The June 3 primary battle in Hudson County ended as a victory for the long-time Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO), which managed to fend off all but one challenger in five contested race...
Yes or no
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Dear Editor: At the last council meeting, I asked corporation counsel if Jersey City would give a tax bill to the businesses on Newark Avenue between Barrow and Grove Streets and Erie Street from N...
Springtime for the HCDO
Most organization-supported candidates prevail in primary fights
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The June 3 primary battle in Hudson County ended as a victory for the long-time Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO), which managed to fend off all but one challenger in five contested race...
SCOREBOARD
Red Wings capture improbable state softball crown
First-year coach Johnson endures roller coaster season
by Jim Hague
Jun 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Vinnie Johnson didn’t expect to be the head coach of the Hoboken High School softball program this season. Johnson, who has been a youth softball coach in the Hoboken Recreation department for ages...
Variety show hawks Hudson County’s hidden talent
Comedy, storytelling, and music series a first for area
by Carlo Davis
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
In a 2002 episode of “Sex and the City,” Carrie Bradshaw, no longer able to afford her West Village apartment, is shocked when a broker suggests she look at places in Weehawken. To writer and comed...
Bucking tradition
From naan pizzas to fennel lamb chops, Matt and Meera provides hip twist on Indian American food
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Jun 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Matt and Meera, the Indian American restaurant on central Washington Street in Hoboken, doesn’t use curry in any of its Indian dishes. While the spice is traditional in some Indian food, Matt and M...
Day of inspiration
Gandhi statue dedicated; guests from across the globe speak
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey’s first statue of the great humanitarian Mahatma Gandhi is located in Secaucus. Gifted by a local family, the statue – carved from a single piece of rock – stands outside the Sadhu Vaswa...
SMALLWOOD, GLORIA
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Funeral services took place May 31 for Gloria Smallwood, 80, of North Bergen. She passed away May 27 at Hoboken University Hospital. Gloria was born in New York City to the late Catherine Youpa. Gl...
Hudson Theatre Ensemble offers ‘The Little Engine That Could’
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Hudson Theatre Ensemble’s latest production from their Silly on Sixth Children’s Series is “The Little Engine That Could,” an adaptation with music, song, and dance that will entertain children age...
Who murdered Michael Galdieri?
Stabbing victim was former JC council candidate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
“Michael was a nice guy who would give you the shirt off his back if you needed help. Like all of us, he had his demons, but he worked hard and overcame them,” said former Assemblyman Louis Manzo l...