A day no one can forget
Public gather at Empty Sky memorial to remember 9/11 victims
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Tracey Hummer stood near the end of the Empty Sky Memorial in Liberty State Park on Sept. 7, just prior to ceremonies commemorating those who had perished in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001...
Sixth Street Embankment may be used for recreation, trains
Owner’s lawyer accuses city officials of ‘secret deliberations’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council has introduced an ordinance that authorizes the use of the Sixth Street Embankment for a rail line and other possible uses as a park, and developer Steve Hyman, who owns the proper...
Fashion – Jersey City style
Fashion Week kicks off with a lot of local talent
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
For the third year in a row, Desha Jackson’s DLJ Give to Live Foundation will present four days’ worth of fashion events to raise money for Jersey City-based community organizations. Fashion Week g...
Art House Productions has a new home
Journal Square location puts the group center stage in city’s cultural life
by Al Sullivan
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Supporters and friends of Art House Productions made the streets of Jersey City come alive with the music of a Dixieland style jazz band on Sept. 6 as they paraded from Hamilton Park to their new h...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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. Golden Door Film festival kicks off   The Golden Door Film Festival will hold its opening gala at the Landmark Loew’s Theatre on Sept. 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. This gala is sponsored by Tommy Hilfiger...
Honey do
Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
by Art Schwartz
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Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Antonio Quinlan didn’t get into it for the honey. He got started raising bees because of his allergies. “Honey helps with the allergies, he said. “It’s homeopathic medicine but you have to take it ...
Frogs as symbol of the environment
JC group sponsors photo and art contest
by Al Sullivan
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Sep 07, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In one of the most important scenes in Steven Spielberg’s classic film “ET,” the film’s hero sets the frogs free from his elementary biology class. An early symbolic act of environmental protest, t...
A celebration of song
New community chorus looks for singers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City will be alive with the sound of music, if organizers of North River Sing have their way. This is the first community chorus in New Jersey dedicated to American musical theater, and is s...
A rite of summer?
Meagan Woods & Company perform at Grove Street farmer’s market
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Holding ears of corn and other items from the nearby Grove Street Farmers Market, Meagan Woods and her company of dancers weave between the shoppers with an air of ritual. There is something very p...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City remembers 9/11 A ceremony remembering the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack will be held at the Empty Sky Memorial in Liberty State Park on Sunday, Sept. 7 from 1 to 8 p.m....