Fighting hate with love
Pride Festival scheduled for later this month in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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This year, the Pride Festival in Jersey City celebrates its 16th anniversary. That alone would be a good reason to celebrate, but recent national events have lent the occasion even more importance ...
Catching ‘em all in Hudson County
Most downloaded game ever takes the county by storm
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Remember geocaching? A game in which participants visit a website where other users leave GPS coordinates of hidden “geocaches.” You find those coordinates in the real world, where (you hope) a lit...
Catching ‘em all in Secaucus, and nearby
Most downloaded game ever has many searching for local ‘Pokestops’
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Every since the Nintendo video game Pokemon Go because available on July 6, local players have been traveling to specific spots around the county designated as “Pokestops” where they can virtually ...
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A funeral mass was offered July 30 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church for Rose Orlando, 93, of North Bergen. She passed away July 20. She was born in Hoboken and lived most of her life in North Berg...
Tone your job skills, resume writing
North Bergen Public Library gets grant for career services
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
The North Bergen Public Library has been awarded a $92,405 state grant to build its career services programs and enhance residents’ chances of gaining employment, Library Director Sai Rao said. Rao...
WNY opens senior center
Local officials attend ribbon cutting
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West New York has a brand new Senior Center with activities and space to meet. Mayor Felix E. Roque and Commissioner of Revenue and Finance/Senior Affairs Susan Colacurcio hosted the grand opening ...
St. Anthony’s basketball celebrates
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Pictured : Freeholders Bill Odea, Al Cifelli, Gerard Balmir, Caridad Rodriguez, Chairman Tilo Rivas, Coach Bob Hurley, Freeholders E. Junior Maldonado, Anthony Vainieri, Anthony Romano and members ...
St. Anthony gets a visit from baseball legend Ripken, Jr.
Team8 Tour brings equipment, improvements to the school
by Jim Hague
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It all began innocently in Baltimore four years ago, when legendary St. Anthony Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Hurley was presented with an award of appreciation for his amazing work as a basket...
Meet your neighbors
Hoboken and Stevens police departments host community event against crime
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Pop hits and a medley of songs from the musical Grease filled the air as families and Hoboken residents attended the Hoboken version of “National Night Out” at Church Square Park on Tuesday, Aug. 2...
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Funeral mass was held Aug. 3 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Theodore W. Romanowski, 66, known as “Buddy” to all. He died July 29 at his home in Oak Ridge. Born in Jersey City, the so...