Prep grad Wilkes gets tryout with San Diego Chargers
Other notes from county track championships; Purcell closes out career
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Khalil Wilkes was trying hard to avoid watching the recent NFL Draft. The former St. Peter’s Prep standout, who recently ended his brilliant collegiate career at Stanford with an appearance in the ...
National Salvation Army Week
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In 1865, William Booth founded The Salvation Army in London, addressing both the physical and spiritual needs of desperate individuals roaming the streets. Fifteen years later in 1880,...
‘Cooking like our grandmas did’
Rosticeria da Gigi on Washington Street offers nostalgic, classic menu
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
It was 1985, and Mark Bogdanos was driving overnight from France to Livorno, Italy. He arrived at his hotel late, and he was hungry. The valet directed him to the local trattoria around the corner,...
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May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Two arrested for alleged racist attack on pedestrian Two Hoboken residents, one of whom sported tattoos of white supremacy symbols, were charged with assault and bias intimidation last Saturday aft...
Helping those who need help most
United Cerebral Palsy is there for those with a range of disabilities
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
United Cerebral Palsy of Hudson County continues to make strides in services offered to youth and adults with cerebral palsy and other disabilities. The association serves not only Hudson, but Berg...
“Pride” in our town
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This past Saturday was just beautiful, and it seemed like the whole town was outside enjoying the fresh air and sunshine. I had the pleasure of being out and about myself that morning ...
A golden opportunity
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I see that once again Tilo Rivas is seeking another term as the freeholder representing Union City. When will this guy ever make an attempt to try and reduce the double digit unemploym...
Mayor Turner and council say thanks for the support
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We would like to express our overwhelming gratitude for the widespread support our Weehawken and You Team received from the voters in the recent May 13th election. As your Mayor and To...
Wok on!
Local actor Glen Lee turns up heat with new kitchen product
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 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...
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service took place May 20 for Jorge Ramos Viteri, 84, of Weehawken. He passed away May 18 surrounded by his loved ones. He was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Jorge was married to his childho...