BRIEFS
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 recommendations | email to a friend
Free 12-week NAMI course for families of those with depression, bipolar The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is offering a free educational, 12-week course for families of individuals dia...
Back to school food
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year starting, parents' to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies, and school food. That's right - school food! In past years, ou...
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North Bergen boxer Rojas, a US Army corporal, wins two amateur tourneys
Football musings; Character No. 9; Hudson Hall of Fame dinner Thursday
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Five years ago, Timothy Rojas decided to make a major decision in his life, when he enlisted in the United States Army. The North Bergen resident wanted to be like his father, Freddie , who was a m...
Don’t use your new Galaxy Note 7 on NJ Transit
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
NEWARK — Due to a recall of the recent phone and tablet Samsung Galaxy Note7, NJ Transit has issued a statement following safety concerns raised by Samsung about its Galaxy Note7. NJ Transit is str...
Local photographer's 9/11 shot of 'angel' in sky goes viral
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Richard McCormack, a freelance photographer who sometimes does work for The Hudson Reporter, said he was shooting a sequence of shots of the twin beams over the World Trade Center on ...
Two candidates drop out of upcoming Hoboken Board of Education election
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- Zachary Weiss, candidate for the Board of Education in the upcoming November election, emailed a statement to the Reporter stating he and Cory Johnson dropped out of the race. “We decided...
Jersey City man dies from gunshot wound
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Jensen Purnell, 28, of Jersey City has died from a gunshot wound that occurred during an incident in Jersey City on Sept. 6, according to a release issued by Hudson County Prosecutor ...
Pedestrian struck on Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN -- Hudson County Sheriff Frank Schillari released a statement regarding a pedestrian who was hit by a Chevy Tahoe on Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen. The pedestrian, 33, of North Berge...
'Carrie Pilby' gets audiences roaring during premiere at film festival
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The film version of local writer Caren Lissner's coming-of-age novel Carrie Pilby had audiences laughing and applauding during its five screenings at the prestigious Toronto International Film Fest...
Saint Anthony High School announces likely closing
Sep 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Despite a continuing record of academic and athletic excellence, the Saint Anthony High School Board of Trustees have announced that the school may close in June 2017, unless $10 to $...