Food for thought
15th Annual ‘Taste of Weehawken’ festival supports public library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Gather ye tastebuds. The premier foodie event of the year is only days away, when the 15th Annual “Taste of Weehawken” festival takes over the food court in Lincoln Harbor on Tuesday night, April 2...
Bria Skonberg and Tony DeSare headline HRPAC’s Annual Benefit Gala
Party is set for the Chart House on Saturday, May 2
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center (HRPAC), which produces the very popular Summer Concerts on the Hudson music series at Lincoln Harbor Park and the UBS Atrium Series, both in Weehawken,...
Purr-fect way to help pets
Join charity run to assist animals with cancer, and enjoy ice cream
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Joshua Louis Animal Cancer Foundation has announced its annual fundraiser to help families who have pets with cancer. The all-volunteer nonprofit group’s second Walk, Run & Wag 5K and Ice Cream...
When life gave her lemons
3-year-old Lea Mohally sells lemonade to raise funds for cancer research
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When Nathalie Masse talks to her daughter Lea Mohally in French, Lea replies in English. For a 3-and-a-half-year-old girl, Lea is well on her way to becoming bilingual. This is more than just a tes...
Hoboken’s Arts & Music Fest turns 21
J. Geils Band frontman Peter Wolf to headline
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Peter Wolf has seen and done more than most in his day. As the lead singer of J. Geils Band, he scored genre-defining rock hits like “Love Stinks” and “Centerfold.” He has married (and divorced) Fa...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Three candidates who ran uncontested for three seats on a nine-member panel were elected to the Weehawken Township Board of Education on Tuesday. Out of 999 votes cast, Richard Barsa received 386, ...
Kids lead the way
Peer group will present check to Special Olympics
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
In Weehawken High School’s Peer Leadership program, a group of ninth to 12th graders gathers each week to strategize about how to best serve the township of Weehawken. Under the guidance of Basic T...
Weehawken archers receive certificates
Safety and accuracy stressed in eight-week course
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Children ages 9 to 13 recently received their certificates marking the successful completion of eight weeks of archery instruction and rage safety. The graduates of the program, offered by the Weeh...
More than just a girls’ tale
Local writer publishes and promotes new book
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
After living up to the adage that writers should write what they know, former West New York resident and Secaucus native Amanda Palasciano has published and is promoting the first book in a series ...
Slices of fame
Union City/North Bergen photographer’s famous photos line pizzeria
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Customers pay for takeout dinners. Pizza deliverymen hurry into the store for hot pies to whisk off to local addresses. High school and college-age cashiers take orders at the register. That’s the ...