Art House Productions has a new home
Journal Square location puts the group center stage in city’s cultural life
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Gambling summit
Politicians discuss impact of bringing casinos to the Meadowlands
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Two weeks after unveiling a “vision plan” for the Meadowlands sport complex – including two new hotels, four casino spaces, a convention center, and a monorail “people mover” – the Meadowlands Regi...
Fashion – Jersey City style
Fashion Week kicks off with a lot of local talent
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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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...
Healthier foods in our schools
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Dear Editor: With the new school year, parents' attention is turning to school lunches. Traditionally, USDA had used the National School Lunch Program as a dumping ground for surplus meat and dairy...
Hoboken Library, with community support, forges ahead
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Something’s missing from the Hoboken Public Library, but it’s not a book or DVD! The scaffolding that covered the building for so long is gone! Now on view: the repaired historic copper cornice and...
What do you need?
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless and near-homeless; fundraiser next wk
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no money for food after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson Co...
Public-private partnership yields strong school bus inspection program
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Dear Editor: The start of every school year brings with it a nervous excitement for new learning opportunities, but also concerns for student safety in and out of the classroom. The New Jersey Moto...
Focus on caregiving is warranted given how big its impact is
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Dear Editor: When I first began my internship at AARP, I had absolutely no idea how big of an issue caregiving is. Now I know that caregivers provide around $13 billion a year in unpaid services in...
ZAZULA, CATHERINE ROBERTSON
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Funeral services took place Sept. 10 for Catherine Robertson Zazula of Edison, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away Sept. 6 at JFK Hospital in Edison. She worked for many years as an executive ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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( Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column .) Dear Dr. Norquist: I am writing to you, Dr. Norquist, because no one else has been able to fi...