Demonstrating for peace
Weehawken citizens hold monthly actions promoting global non-conflicts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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On a recent Sunday afternoon, Evelyn and Jim Dette stood at Weehawken’s Soldiers and Sailors monument in Hamilton Park overlooking the town’s waterfront. They held signs up to the passing traffic s...
MANZO, MICHAEL A.
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated at St. Joseph R. C. Church for Michael A. Manzo, 88. He passed away suddenly at home on May 20. Born in Duronia, Italy, he emigrated to the United States i...
SCOREBOARD
Memorial wins Hudson County Tournament title
Tigers capture their first county crown since 2008
by Jim Hague
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Danny Marroquin remembers the days when the Memorial High School baseball team would absolutely terrorize Hudson County. After all, this is the same Memorial program that captured the mythical nati...
Police Beat
Compiled By Marilyn Baer
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Wrong way! On Sunday May 21 at 4:13 a.m., 25-year-old West Windsor resident Pabel Lizardo was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated in a school zone, reckle...
Murphy holds rallies in Hudson County
Former ambassador promises to stand up to Trump if elected governor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In a last minute push to solidify his political base, Phil Murphy, the leading candidate in the Democratic primary for governor (the election will be held June 6), brought his road show to Jersey C...
TRIPI, ROBERT DANIEL
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Funeral services were held May 24 for Robert Daniel Tripi, 58, of Union City. He passed away May 19. He was born in Jersey City and lived for most of his life in Union City. He was a bus driver in ...
16-year-old graduate
Guttenberg girl becomes youngest valedictorian in college's history
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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A Disney film was all it took to convince Reyhan Lalaoui that she should someday make history. After she saw “Big Hero 6,” a 2014 tale about a 14-year-old high school graduate and robotics genius, ...
Fresh greens
Farmers’ markets sprout across Hudson County, but two are canceled in North Hudson
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Hudson County residents who want vegetables fresh from the farm, as well as a variety of baked goods, sauces, and other delicacies, can find a local weekly farmer’s market for almost any day of the...
Four local students win design prizes
‘Dream Racers’ team designs car, advances to nationals in Texas
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On Saturday, April 1, a team of boys and girls from North Bergen, Weehawken, and Teaneck who have known each other since their day care days participated in the “Formula 1 in School” competition he...
Anti-bullying film premieres
‘Breaking The Silence’ is first step to sustained effort against abuse
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The Hoboken Historical Museum hosted the premier of anti-bullying activist and accredited film maker Frank Gigante’s “Breaking the Silence” on May 11. Gigante’s film was inspired by the deaths of c...