School board elections on April 23
Nine candidates running for three seats
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Three seats are in contention in this year’s Board of Education election. The board has nine members in total, each serving a three-year term. Every year, three of those terms expire. This year the...
Lights! Cameras! Legislate!
Memorial students film documentary on assemblyman
by Art Schwartz
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Instead of working in the classroom one day last month, eight students from Memorial High School in West New York headed to the State House in Trenton to witness a voting session, discuss legislati...
A sandwich of their own
Blimpie founder talks about struggle as an entrepreneur
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Fifty years ago, Tony Conza, living in Jersey City at the time, and two buddies from Hoboken High School got the idea to go into business. Like many urban kids from North Jersey, they liked going t...
A sandwich of their own
Blimpie founder talks about struggle as an entrepreneur
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifty years ago, Tony Conza, living in Jersey City at the time, and two buddies from Hoboken High School got the idea to go into business. Like many urban kids from North Jersey, they liked going t...
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Dear Editor: The following is an open letter to Commissioner Richard E. Constable III, New Jersey Department of Community Affairs regarding the proposal of Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop to abolish...
School board election set for April 23
Four candidates are running for three seats
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The Secaucus Board of Education has nine members in total, each serving a three-year term. Every year three of those terms expire. This year the terms are ending for board members Joseph Lewis, Dor...
Cole Porter musical presented in Weehawken
‘Anything Goes’ features dancing and classic popular standards
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The Annual School Musical Theater Production this year, Cole Porter’s classic musical “Anything Goes,” was performed April 4 and 5 in the Weehawken High School Auditorium. Students produced the sho...
Human anatomy: horrifying and intriguing
Middle school kids learn unusual facts about the body
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Dorota Haragova of Hoboken and her classmates from Jersey City – Kyra Turner, Laiba Khan, and Malaika Syed – gave a collective shudder during their presentation on lymphatic system during the one-d...
TALIAFERRO, WILLIAM
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A funeral service was performed April 5 at Zion Baptist Church, Jersey City, for William Taliaferro of Jersey City. He passed away March 29 in Jersey City. He was the husband of the late Renee Tali...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - West New York Residents
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James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following West New York residents have attained honor roll status for the second marking period of 201...