20 years of ‘Clerks’!
Famous Jersey-based indie film has Hudson County connection
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1993, actor Scott Schiaffo was 28, living with his mother in Garfield, N.J., earning a living at two or three retail jobs, and on-and-off binge drinking. He was also working with a Hoboken-based...
Hoboken art tour returns!
Free event highlights hometown artists next weekend
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
For most Hoboken residents, the Hoboken Studio Art Tour is just another of the many annual offerings that make up the city’s cultural events calendar. But for artists who participate, the tour is t...
Watching for deadly enterovirus
Local experts emphasize precautions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A strain of the enterovirus that killed a 4-year-old Hamilton Township boy in September has caused concern for a multitude of parents. Local healthcare professionals and daycare-center officials sa...
‘The sense of common humanity’
Shree Swaminarayan temple welcomes visitors to first open house
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Visitors from many religions and ethnicities spent the afternoon of Saturday, Oct. 25 experiencing Hinduism firsthand. Hundreds of residents and guests participated in the first Community Open Hous...
Novel Night, a great success
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Novel Night, Volume 5, a literary dining event sponsored by the Friends of the Hoboken Public Library to benefit the Library, was a great success! More than 200 guests were wined and d...
Vote for an experienced independent candidate
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My name is Joel Torres (3H) and I am an independent candidate running for a seat on the Jersey City Board of Education on November 4, 2014. I am proudly endorsed by the Jersey City Edu...
OCELLO, ANTOINETTE
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Oct. 24 at St. Francis Church in Hoboken for Antoinette Ocello, 96. She passed away Oct. 21 at her home. Born in Hoboken, she was a lifelong resident, and she worked as a se...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
A little taste of home
High school group bakes cookies for soldiers overseas
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
As soon as you step inside the front door of the high school you can smell it. Just follow your nose down the corridor any Wednesday after school and there you’ll find them, the “Crumbs,” baking ba...
Freeholders uphold rejection of waterfront development
Traffic concerns sink 78-unit pier project, but legal wrangling could continue
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Board of Freeholders voted Tuesday to uphold a 2012 decision by the Hudson County Planning Board to reject a plan to build two 11-story residential towers on a pier on the northeast corner of H...