Hoboken’s National Night Out 2014
Aug 24, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Below is an open thank-you letter from Chief Edelmiro Garcia and PO Daniel Simone III to those who helped put together Hoboken’s National Night Out 2014: Hoboken Police Chief Garcia wo...
MAYNARD, KENNETH S.
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A funeral service took place Aug. 16 at St. Paul in Bergen Church, Jersey City, for Kenneth S. Maynard, 72. He died Aug. 11 at home in Jersey City. Born in the Bronx, Kenneth lived in Jersey City t...
SCOREBOARD
Union City shoots for first-ever football state title
by Jim Hague
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The Union City High School football team had a brilliant campaign in 2013, posting a 9-2 record and advancing to the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group V semifinals before falling to eventual sta...
Friends, teammates mourn murdered WNY man
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Kenneth Amparo, who recently turned 22, was stabbed to death on Manhattan Avenue in Jersey City early Sunday morning, the result of an altercation outside a party that apparently had already broken...
Fighting for education
Parents push for charter school along waterfront
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“We are trying to have a school our kids can safely walk to, just like any other neighborhood,” said Annie Lee, organizer of the group School Movement on the Hudson. Lee lives in Jacob’s Ferry in W...
Canine memories
Photographer captures spirit of dying dogs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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The old saying claims that cats have nine lives. But what about dogs? For Jersey City photographer Jenna Leigh Teti, keeping the memory of pet canines has become something of a mission – especially...
Ashamed
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Dear Editor : The following is a letter to Representative Sires: Dear Representative Sires: The Congress went on vacation for five weeks starting Friday, August 1. The number of very serious proble...
Fix these passages
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Dear Editor: Although the overhaul of the 14th Street Viaduct has been a necessary evil for anyone traveling from Union City/Jersey Heights to Hoboken, statements made by our elected officials are ...
Here's your opportunity to support local veterans
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Dear Editor: I rented the second floor of the Oulton Kraft VFW hall on Park Avenue in Weehawken for my 60th birthday celebration. The room and the entire historic building have been beautifully res...
Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...