Cooking (and eating) at the library
Local chef demonstrates her eclectic food artistry
by Melissa Heule
Reporter staff writer
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Keeping its doors open for an after-hours event, the Weehawken Library featured Lorraine Wuillamey, owner of Lorraine’s Table, in a summer cooking demonstration and tasting session on July 23 for a...
Cops and kids watch out in WNY
‘Night Out Against Crime’ emphasizes everyday hazards, where to get help
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
A half hour before the festivities of this year’s “Night Out Against Crime” in West New York began on Aug. 4, kids and parents gathered at the gate to Miller Stadium. This was the 32nd year of an e...
Crime watch
National Night Out brings awareness, entertainment
by Melissa Heule
Reporter Correspondent
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Thousands of community members flooded Union City’s streets on Aug. 4 to celebrate National Night Out – the 32nd annual nationwide celebration that discourages criminal activity by uniting public s...
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Funeral mass took place July 18 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Mary F. Tanner, 83, of Secaucus, formerly of Weehawken. She passed away at home July 15. She was the wife of the late ...
‘Seeing Home’ is a labor of love for Jersey City father and son
Popular book, the first done by Jeter Publishing, tells incredible tale of blind sportscaster
by Jim Hague
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When Jersey City natives Ed and Christopher Lucas sat down together to put Ed Lucas’ incredible journey in life in a book, they never realized where the book would take them. “I had no idea where w...
Signs of the City, Part VII
Neighbors write to neighbors all over Hoboken
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Even in this social media-dominated era, Twitter and Facebook can’t resolve everything. Sometimes, neighbors just have to get out pen and pad and write notes to other neighbors. For the seventh ins...
Citi Bike Jersey City to launch in September
Subscribers also have access to New York City program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
In a joint statement, Mayor Steven Fulop and Jay Walder, president and CEO of Motivate, have announced that Jersey City’s new bike share program will kick off in September. The program will be call...
Heroin overdoses surge according to CDC and Rx abuse to blame
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Dear Editor: Heroin overdoses are on the rise across the country, and New Jersey is not immune. According to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heroin use ha...
Hudson County has beaches
Even in cities, swaths of sand and shore hide in plain sight
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly two centuries ago, Hudson County was a destination for beach enthusiasts. From the 1840s until at least the 1880s, the Hotel LaTourette and its surrounding beaches at Bergen Point in Bayonne...
A delicate balance: economic development and the environment
NJSEA head shares Meadowlands plans at business breakfast
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Wayne Hasenbalg had a message, “for all of those naysayers that thought the big bad Sports Authority was going to come on board and undermine… all the great things that were done” by the New Jersey...