Here’s who you can vote for on June 3
Three freeholder seats disputed in Democratic Primary
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 3, voters in West New York, Weehawken, Union City, Guttenberg, North Bergen, and Secaucus can go to the polls to choose one of two candidates in the Democratic primary to serve on the Board...
‘We can’t afford to lose any more resources in our schools’
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My thanks to Hoboken Board of Education for standing up for the kids in the Hoboken Public School district, by asking the state to take a good look at how the HoLa expansion will impac...
Vote Phil Cohen for freeholder for fiscal integrity
May 25, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write in support of Phil Cohen’s candidacy for Hudson County Freeholder, representing Hoboken and a portion of Jersey City. Phil is a committed Democrat. He served as Vice-Chair of t...
SCOREBOARD
Cruz’s homer carries Marist to win in county title game
Royal Knights’ second title in three years caps coach Hayward’s incredible year
by Jim Hague
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Needless to say, the last few months haven’t been so kind to Marist head baseball coach and school athletic director Ron Hayward . Last October, Hayward was planning to take a trip to Maryland to w...
STISE, GABRIEL J.
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A funeral mass was celebrated May 19 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Gabriel J. Stise, 85, of Smithville, and formerly a lifelong Jersey City resident. He passed away peacefully ...
Kids create models
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Mrs. Vargas-Stellon's 6th grade students at Horace Mann School created models and diagrams of Animal Cells and Plant Cells. Each student chose one of the two cells and made either a model or a diag...
What’s not to laugh about?
Marriage’s foibles become subject of new Art House production
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Writers from Shakespeare to contemporary stand up comics have recognized the humorous potential in marriage. A new Art House production about to open this week ventures into this well-trod territor...
A single man’s Jersey odyssey
From Brooklyn to West New York to North Bergen and beyond…
by Barry Wolborsky
Reporter correspondent
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor’s Note: This is a personal essay submitted by one of our readers . Though I moved to North Bergen in June of 1996, my history with Hudson County goes back a decade prior. My father worked at...
Romano, getting things done
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hudson County government is as effective as its elected officials and employees put a good face on what they do for the residents. None does this better than Freeholder Anthony Romano,...
TASTY TIDBITS
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 ...