‘Asbury Park was my Liverpool’
Jersey musican records in his Secaucus home
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
“My dad took me to see Buddy Rich when I was like 6 years old,” said musician Mark Rivers. “I think the second concert I ever saw was Elton John in 1970 down at Asbury in the Convention Hall. And t...
Wok on!
Local actor Glen Lee turns up heat with new kitchen product
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
“Steroids for your gas burner.” That’s how popular foodie website seriouseats.com describes the WokMon, an innovative new product invented by North Bergen resident Glen Lee. “This is what’s been mi...
I will hold Mayor Stack to his number of trees
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Dear Editor: While many families yearned for opening day in Washington Park on May 3rd, I yearned to see the landscaping, particularly new trees. I think it appropriate to voice appreciation for ac...
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A funeral mass was celebrated May 24 at St. Mary’s Church, Jersey City, for Annette Solivan, 31, of Jersey City. She passed away May 21 at Allerus Health Care Center, Jersey City. Born in Jersey Ci...
POLICE DEPT. fend off FIRE DEPT.’s late push, hold on 7-6
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GABRIEL ROTHKEGEL racked up two RBIs on one hit for POLICE DEPT. He tripled in the sixth inning. CHARLTON ALONSO shut down FIRE DEPT. while he was on the mound. CHARLTON held FIRE DEPT. hitless ove...
Freeholder Romano’s record on its own speaks for itself
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Dear Editor: I am writing to you today because there is a freeholder election this June 3rd. As I walk around Hoboken and Jersey City, I noticed that most of my neighbors do not know that there is ...
McNair’s Gibson wins three NJSIAA state sectional gold medals
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After you’ve already won five NJSIAA state sectional track and field championships in your lifetime, what does one do for an encore? Well, if you’re the talented Brittany Gibson , you simply go out...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I have a lot of stress and very little time. I’m in a demanding graduate program and working part time. I’m very stressed because my future is dependent on how I do on my exams, ...
Mixed messages from the HCDO
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Some supporters of Bayonne mayoral candidate James Davis , who is challenging Mayor Mark Smith in the June 10 runoff, believe the Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO) sent out secret messag...