A literary scene grows in West New York
Indie bookstore’s open mic night attracting dozens
by Melissa Heule
Reporter Correspondent
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A crowd of sometimes 30 or more literature lovers gathers each week at B&F Books at 6-60th St. in West New York, one of the few independent bookstores in the area, to participate in open mic readin...
Get the job done
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Dear Editor: I had the honor in 2011 of attending the event at Pier A Park in Hoboken marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. At that time, the city proudly displayed plans for a 9/11 mem...
Lang enjoys great minor league baseball season
Is it Red Wings or Redwings? Gist transfers to St. Anthony
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The hustle and bustle of New Jersey, especially Bergen County traffic at rush hour, is certainly different from the way Michael Lang is living these days in Sioux City, Iowa. “It’s definitely a lif...
Carnival in the square
Annual church fundraiser brings rides, games, food to Buchmuller Park
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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From the start, the weather was a problem. The Immaculate Conception Church’s annual fundraising feast, scheduled for four days, was abbreviated to three when Thursday, Sept. 10 was rained out. Hel...
Who will pay?
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Dear Editor: Recently, Mayor Fulop was quoted in the newspaper stating affordable housing should be in every ward. But his comments do not explain who will pay for this affordable housing. When new...
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Private funeral services were planned for Evelyn Spina, 73. She passed away Sept. 8 at the Willow Springs Health Care Center in Brick Township. A lifelong Hoboken resident, Evelyn was a clerical wo...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
Bipartisanship is what is needed
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Dear Editor: New Jersey is such a partisan state. It is considered “blue” outside the state, but it’s a checker-board in-state with very red areas and very blue areas and darn few “swing” districts...
You’re one in a million
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Dear Editor: I would personally like to thank Vicky Minervini for all she does for me and for anyone who needs her help. She works for the D.P.W. of Weehawken. You’ll see her at any of the town's f...