A parade for veterans
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The third annual Jersey City Veterans Day Parade of Heroes took place on Nov. 4 this year. The event featured numerous veterans’ groups from throughout Hudson County. While in the first half of the...
RICCA, FILOMENA
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A funeral mass was offered Nov. 6 at Holy Family Church for Filomena Ricca, 87, of Union City. She passed away Oct. 31. She was born in Italy and lived most of her life in Union City where she was ...
Beer here
Two local breweries to merge, become largest in Hudson County
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Colby Janisch was a recent college graduate in 2007, when he began home brewing from his parents' home in Hillsborough, N.J. for fun. “The first batches weren't too great,” Janisch said. “Definitel...
A special thanks you to assemblywomen Annette Chaparro
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Dear Editor: As a Hoboken Little League coach for the past 21 years, I’d like to extend my sincerest gratitude and appreciation to Assemblywoman Annette Chaparro, for her thoughtful gift to the Chi...
Tinseltown graces North Jersey
Tenth annual NoHu short film festival returns to area
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Independent filmmakers from around the state touched down in Union City Oct. 20, for the 10th annual NoHu International Short Film Festival. A red carpet welcomed directors, producers, actors, and ...
Spiderman and Nintendo
First annual Comic Book and Toy Show hits North Bergen
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Comics aren’t just for adults anymore. In fact, whenever a comic or toy convention comes to the area, grown-up collectors are happy to join in. Such was the case at North Bergen's first annual Comi...
TASTY TIDBITS
McNair Academic wins NJSIAA state sectional cross country crown
Secaucus boys’ soccer marches on; the return of Hagueini
by Jim Hague
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Matt Hogan has done an incredible, almost miraculous job of constructing the cross country and track and field teams at McNair Academic High School. In fact, the head coach has managed over the yea...
Spiderman and Nintendo
First annual Comic Book and Toy Show hits North Bergen
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Comics aren’t just for adults anymore. In fact, whenever a comic or toy convention comes to the area, grown-up collectors are happy to join in. Such was the case at North Bergen's first annual Comi...
Thank you to the heroic stranger who helped me out
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Dear Editor: In a world that often seems as though it is falling apart there are STILL plenty of good people in it! During my weekly visit to WalMart for supplies I seemed to have left my purse (MY...
Learning the ropes?
Students at The Ethical Community School to present three plays
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Robin Lester, a parent of two kids attending Ethical Community School in Jersey City, isn’t an expert on stage craft, but he knows how to construct things. So as one of the many parents that get in...