Please vote Forward Together for Hoboken school board
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’m a fourth generation Hoboken native from a large local family, and I have never expressed a public opinion on any local election, simply because I have people that I care about who ...
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Prep’s soccer team erases demons
Wins Hudson County Tourney title; first since 2011
by Jim Hague
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Josh Jantas was asked if he knew his St. Peter’s Prep soccer team had the makings of a champion this season. “Sure,” said Jantas, in his ninth year as the head coach at his alma mater. “But I thoug...
From Spider-Man to Eazy-E
Local residents have it all sewn up for Halloween
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Casey T., a fourth grader in Weehawken, wants to be Captain America, while Roger P., an elementary school student in Union City, wants to be a clown. Sebastian, Roger’s younger brother, said he pla...
A celebration of culture
The 41st Annual Hispanic Parade rocks Bergenline Avenue
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaring horns, cheering crowds, brightly dressed dancers and loud music filled Bergenline Avenue on Oct. 2, as thousands of people line the street through North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, a...
Grown-up kids like Halloween too
Seniors, tots enjoy haunted house, snacks at Meadowview Villas
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents and seniors of Meadowview Villas enjoyed an early Halloween on Tuesday, Oct. 25. Staff members of the Housing Authority created a haunted house in the basement of one of a separate buildi...
There’s a place here for young politicos
Democrat and Republican groups slug it out in informal event
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
Billed as a forum about the issues, the Oct. 17 debate between the Hudson County Young Republicans and Young Democrats was raucous and fun, more like a social meetup than a political event, althoug...
Flood protection, development, and insurance costs
Hoboken hosts workshop to help residents understand building options
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Dawn Zimmer, along with a city planner and a floodplain expert, presented ways to lower residents’ flood insurance and talked about anti-flooding building guidelines at a workshop for residen...
Support Jersey City United
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The election is fast approaching and it is clear that the best candidates for the Board of Education are Luis Felipe Fernandez (5J), Asmaa Abdalla (8J), and Matthew Schapiro (10J). The...
Praise for Mayor Stack’s leadership
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Dear Editor: Under the leadership of Mayor Stack and ordinance was passed recently that will not allow residents and visitors to ride bicycles on the sidewalk. This ordinance will prevent unnecessa...
Dear Mr. Sacco…
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Dear Editor: Don’t gloat, Mr. Sacco, over the recent Hi-Tech H. S. plan which will solve student overcrowding in North Bergen’s schools. Hudson County Executive Tom Degise said “This innovative ide...