Best places to take your dog
Hudson County locales to run, romp, and sniff
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Owning a dog, some may say, is similar to having a child. Except children are allowed to go everywhere their parents take them, for better or worse. Trying to find activities that are “dog friendly...
Newsman to novelist
Veteran Hudson journalist writes historical thriller centering on ‘Black Tom’ incident
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The explosion near Jersey City was so colossal it felt like an earthquake for hundreds of miles around. Black Tom, the former island just off the Hudson County coast, where two million pounds of am...
Get ready to laugh
First Annual Meadowlands Comedy Festival will feature some local performers
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents with a yen for yucks can rejoice. The First Annual Meadowlands Comedy Festival will run from April 14 to 19, bringing six nights of high-spirited entertainment to venues in Secaucus and s...
BRIEFS
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Hispanic-American artists will exhibit April 19 An art show featuring works by Hispanic-American artists will take place April 19 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Federacion Mercantil Hispana, 4111-13...
Menendez vows to fight
Indicted by federal grand jury, senator claims innocence; colleagues offer support
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez vowed this week to vigorously defend himself against public corruption charges made in an indictment handed down by a federal grand jury on Wednesday. Federal investigator...
‘She has magic fingers’
Sight-impaired city worker reads to children
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Beatrice Oliveti had come to the Albio Sires School on March 31 as part of the West New York program for Read Across America when the young boy came up to her. He wore dark glasses and carried a ca...
Hillside Club hosts open house April 11
One-Day-Only Leasing Specials Provide Enhanced Value
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To celebrate the grand opening of The Hillside Club, the new-construction rental community now leasing in Livingston, interested renters are invited to join developer BNE Real Estate Group for a ce...
Superheroes seize Secaucus
Convention will feature comic book creators, rock artists in April
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
It should come as no surprise that comics aren’t just for kids anymore. “I went to see Art Spiegelman’s ‘Wordless,’ and he talked about how comics have gone from junk culture for children to accept...
Hudson Theatre Ensemble presents ‘Almost, Maine’
Romantic comedy by John Cariani opens April 10
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Hudson Theatre Ensemble of Hoboken will present John Cariani’s “Almost, Maine,” a collection of vignettes about ordinary people in the remote, mythical town of Almost, Maine falling in and out of l...
Honeymoon in Harrison
Newlyweds choose Water’s Edge luxury rental community for their first home
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
While Noorin Hamid and Zain Naqvi were making arrangements for their wedding earlier this year, they were also busy choosing their first apartment together. The Monmouth County couple wanted to mov...