Jersey City Medical Center honors donors
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Joseph Scott, President/CEO, Jersey City Medical Center, signed a rose in honor of donors at the hospital who support the NJ Sharing Network. Jersey City Medical Center and other hospitals across t...
A spoonful of medicine
New pharmacist greets you by name
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
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When Rene Rodriguez, who just opened his own pharmacy in Weehawken, was growing up in Union City, his mother would bring him along to do the weekly shopping. If he was lucky, they’d make a stop at ...
A Super Bowl homecoming for Ayers
Broncos’ DE, a former Jersey City resident and Hoboken grid player, recalls past
by Jim Hague
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There were thousands of media members packed into the Prudential Center in Newark five days before Super Bowl XLVIII would kick off at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford. And a sportswriter asked D...
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A funeral mass was celebrated Jan. 27 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for John A. Sorino, 72, of Greenacres, Fla. He passed away peacefully Jan. 21 after a brief illness, surrounded by family a...
Can you spell H-O-B-O-K-E-N?
High school performs ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ next weekend
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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In 2013, the Hoboken High School Theatre Company performed one of their toughest shows yet. “Rent” – a story of love and love lost amidst the AIDS crisis in early ’90s New York City – was lauded bo...
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Funeral mass was offered Jan. 24 at Immaculate Conception Church for Maureen R. “Pinky” Urban, 63, of Secaucus. She passed away Jan. 20. She was the wife of William G. Urban. Faithful companion to ...
Hudson Catholic’s girls make step toward respectability
NB’s Trautz chooses Cheyney; hoop musings and top fives
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Pete Vincent didn’t have much time to think about the circumstances that got him his first head coaching position at Hudson Catholic High School. After all, Vincent, the assistant athletic director...
Hero on the Hudson
Five years later, ‘miracle’ survivor describes his experience for local audience
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Exactly five years after US Airways flight 1549 hit a flock of geese and lost engine power, forcing the pilot to execute a spectacular emergency landing in the river, crash survivor Dave Sanderson ...
Adversaries no more
McGreevey talks about Amiri Baraka
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A decade after he forced poet Amiri Baraka out as poet laureate of New Jersey, former Gov. Jim McGreevey mourned the poet’s passing. Baraka, who died on Jan. 9 at age 79, was seen as one of the las...
Band lends helping hand
Local C&W group hopes to raise money for homeless family
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When J. D. Klossek found out a student at his school in Jersey City had become homeless, he wondered just what he could do. “The mother and children were in one shelter, while the father was in ano...