Move over, mystery meat!
Grant provides fresh produce for 1,000 Guttenberg school kids for a year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Last March, kids at Guttenberg’s Anna L. Klein School were a little scared to try blood oranges in the school cafeteria. “Some wouldn’t eat it because of what it was called,” said Barbara Feinstein...
Reading with Rashad Jennings
School initiatives, $625K drug administrator grant, and environment on council agenda
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
“This is the big one,” said Mayor Michael Gonnelli. He was speaking at the council meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 23, discussing grants received by the town. “We’ve been trying to get this next grant fo...
Sun shines on Arts & Music Festival
Perfect weather sets stage for well-received street party
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
It was billed as the Fall Arts & Music Festival, but the grand celebration on Washington Street this past Sunday felt more like the last hurrah of summer. Under brilliant blue skies, brigades of st...
It should be noted
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Dear Editor: Regarding the article of Sept. 28, 2014, for businesses, parking’s a perennial problem, it should be noted that: The vast majority of Stevens employees take public transportation (NJ T...
Highly qualified trio
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Dear Editor: For the last several years I have observed the Jersey City Board of Education with great interest particularly due to our growing population and the need to provide for the children of...
It’s fresh at Baja!
Dozens of Tex-Mex dishes and juicy margaritas in uptown Hoboken
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Out of the handful of Mexican restaurants in Hoboken, none emphasizes their fresh ingredients the way Baja does – and they’ve got plenty to brag about, including a wide variety of Tex-Mex dishes, m...
ROHAIDY, JOSEPH
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Funeral services took place Oct. 2 for Joseph “Cheo” Rohaidy, who passed away recently. He was born in Zulueta, Cuba, to Lebanese parents, Gabriel and Magdalena Rohaidy. His interest in journalism ...
TASTY TIDBITS
Secaucus wins Passaic Coaches cross country group title
St. Michael’s CYO apparently loses home; grid performances
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Before he entered his cross country teams in the prestigious and highly competitive Passaic County Coaches Invitational cross country championships at Garret Mountain last Saturday, veteran Secaucu...
Jubilee, party of 100
Local restaurants honored for frequently donating dinner to low-income aftercare center
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dave Carney may not have grown up rich, but he always had something to eat. As a “latch key” kid with two working-class parents in 1970s Hoboken, Carney recalls coming home from school to grab a bi...
Something for everyone
North Bergen celebrated a week of activities for young and old
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen residents had a busy week recently when three town-sponsored events took place within a five-day span. All ages were covered, from toddlers enjoying carnival kiddie rides to school kid...