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Hudson Catholic looks to continue winning ways
After two straight county titles, Hawks shoot for a ‘three-peat’
by Jim Hague
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Catholic had gone 37 years without winning a Hudson County championship. But now, the Hawks have won the last two county titles, adding two banners to the walls of the Joe “Rocky” Pope Memor...
Community mourns slain lawyer
Investigation ongoing, says prosecutor
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Dustin Friedland had only been a member of the Hoboken Harriers running club for a short time. But members of the club reacted to his tragic death last weekend in a series of Facebook posts this we...
GOT HOLIDAY STRESS?
North Bergen-based expert reveals secret to keeping calm
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
The holidays are here, and though it’s a joyous time for most, it’s also a stressful time. The immense amount of cooking, cleaning, shopping, family contact, and financial pressures can spike someo...
‘Breakfast With Santa’ at Webster School offered fun and raised funds
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
Daniel Webster School students swarmed the gym on Saturday, Dec. 7, for Webster School’s annual Breakfast with Santa, sponsored by the Parent Teacher Participating Association (PTPA). More than 600...
The Hartz of the matter
Journal Square seen as the next, more affordable ‘Gold Coast’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
That urban living is the new trend is no big secret. People are moving back into the cities, provided that the location and the housing stock are right. This could mean good things for places like ...
Math magic
Township teacher makes arithmetic fun through children’s book
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking a complex subject and making it easier to understand through a storybook is something North Bergen teacher Heather Ricco had a hunch would help her students and other children. As it turns o...
VINKO, PERKOVIC
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place Dec. 13 at Sts. Peter and Paul R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Perkovic Vinko, 70. He died at home on Dec. 6. He was born in Germany and lived most of his life in Hoboken. He owne...
Christmas in Secaucus
by Mayor Michael Gonnelli
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Take a look around as you drive to work in the morning, or run to the store for some last minute shopping. Secaucus is lit up and alive with holiday cheer. Whether it is reindeers and sleighs, snow...
Prep reloads with some amazing newcomers
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
You have to forgive Todd Decker if he has a bright smile across his face these days. It has nothing to do with the Christmas holidays approaching and the third-year St. Peter’s Prep head basketball...
A Pomeranian or more time with mom
Local kids tell what they really want for the holidays – and ‘Monster High’ is big
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
For some it’s dolls to add their collections. For others it’s a $500 video game system or the newest iPhone with all the upgrades. For many it’s a staple, like a new pair of shoes or a backpack. Th...