Fishtank Ensemble brings gypsy jazz to UBS Atrium
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The UBS Atrium Series continued its midday music series with a concert by Fishtank Ensemble on Wednesday, April 9 at the Atrium in Weehawken. Formed in 2005 and playing everywhere from the hippest ...
Summer job opportunities open for teens
City partners with various businesses and groups for new program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Many social observers believe summer jobs for young people have a huge benefit for the community as well as the teenagers. Not only do teens learn some key lessons about life in the working world b...
Young researchers
Record number of Wilson students try for ROGATE honor
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Students from Union City’s Woodrow Wilson School have been participating in the rigorous ROGATE (Resources Offered in Gifted and Talented Education) program, sponsored by the National Talent Networ...
‘Innocent people were prosecuted along with the guilty’
Lou Manzo’s book about Chris Christie alleges abuse of the justice system for political gain
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Former Assemblyman Louis Manzo hates it when people say he “beat the rap.” “I didn’t beat the rap; I was found not guilty,” he said. “Beating the rap implies I got away with something. But I didn’t...
TIONGCO, TERESITA F.
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A funeral mass took place April 25 at St. Aloysius Church for Teresita F. Tiongco, 75, of Jersey City. She passed away at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York City on Easter Sunday while surrounded...
An open letter to the citizens of Congressional District 10
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Dear Editor: While canvassing for support I was able to engage voters and ask pertinent questions with regard to their voting habits, the psychology of their decision-making process and their needs...
The secret story of ‘Polka Dot’
Popular local children’s entertainer went from reporting about them to becoming one
by Katherine Desimine
Reporter Correspondent
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One of the most popular local children’s entertainers ended up in his career nearly by happenstance. “Polka Dot,” otherwise known as Ron Albanese, can be seen donning outrageous costumes and polka-...
Nobody gets it done better than Bill O’Dea – Nobody!
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Dear Editor: Whenever I write an article about a potential candidate who is running for higher office, I use the brain that God has given me. This time, the words I share come from the heart. Willi...
Mayor Zimmer’s actions
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Dear Editor: I remember many, many years ago when the FBI raided many elected officials from our county and cities. One such person was former Mayor Peter Cammarano. He was recorded by the FBI and ...
Schedule announced for today’s Arts & Music Festival
Three stages of music, one just for kids
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Hoboken’s premier cultural event, the Arts and Music Festival, happens twice per year. Last September’s event, which drew thousands, was one of the most successful and widely attended in the event’...