With a little help from their friends
Hudson County gets behind aid to Ebola-stricken West Africa
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After reading a story in the Hudson Reporter, some local hospitals and businesses have signed on to an effort to send needed supplies to Ebola-stricken West Africa, including the hospital and healt...
Turkey time
Boys & Girls Club celebrates Thanksgiving early with dessert and dance
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving came early this year for the Boys & Girls Club of Hudson County, which treated its children to dinner and entertainment in Hoboken this past Monday and Jersey City this past Tuesday. T...
Football stars
Recreation team raising funds to attend championship games in Va.
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
With their outstanding winning record this year, the Secaucus Patriots senior football team has been invited to participate in the Mid-Atlantic National Championship in Richmond, Va. from Thursday,...
West New York ‘Doll’
Local film in international festival
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Christina Soto documents and celebrates life in various media – as a writer, a photographer, an illustrator, a filmmaker. Recently an exhibition of her photographs was featured at Juice Chemistry i...
‘On a mission from God’
Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...
Rookie cop saves toddler’s life
Guttenberg police also find woman driving car toward ledge
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A baby is alive today because of the quick work of a novice Guttenberg policeman. Officer Steve Pelaez responded at 11 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 16 to a 911 call about a choking infant and found the dis...
Remember Pearl Habor
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Sunday, Dec. 7, 1941, our naval base was bombed without provocation, three weeks before Christmas 1941. Some service personnel were at early mass, others preparing for breakfast. So...
TRAYNOR, JOHN PATRICK
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place Nov. 21 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for John Patrick Traynor, 72. He passed away surrounded by his family on Nov. 16. Born in Jersey City, John was a graduate of Di...
$14M City Hall Annex to move ahead
Despite objections over cost, approval expected on Dec. 17
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After several months on the back burner, the proposed $14 million City Hall Annex for Martin Luther King Drive will likely be approved by the City Council at the Dec. 17 meeting, over the objection...
A different kind of bravery
Hoboken author draws praise, criticism for kids’ book with gay hero
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent e-book by Hoboken-based children’s author Daniel Errico is making waves online for its unconventional ending—the story features a prototypical dashing knight who decides to live happily ev...