Why I am running for the 6th Ward Council seat
Sep 27, 2015 | 10 10 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A wise person once wrote “there are no Republican or Democratic ways to pick up garbage” - a good idea is a good idea regardless of it’s author. Unfortunately, for the past few years, ...
This story stinks
Lessons from a skunk intrusion in Hoboken
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken resident Don Citarella has lived on Monroe Street for nine years, and until recently, he had only minor issues with animals in his backyard. He’s seen the occasional opossum on a tree branc...
The ‘Candy Store Poet’ dies at 89
Famed Beat poet Herschel Silverman left his mark on Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Although famous in literary circles for his close association with Beat Generation poets such as Allan Ginsberg, Gregory Corso, and others, poet Herschel Silverman was also known for years as the o...
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A mass of resurrection was offered Sept. 23 at St. Anthony RC Church, Union City, for John DiGiulio, 84 of Union City. He passed away Sept. 19. He was born in Hoboken and was a life resident of Uni...
Dogs have their day
Annual event at the pool raises money for animal shelter
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
One sure sign that summer is winding down is when the dogs take over the Secaucus Swim Club. The town pool closed to humans on Sept. 12, the Saturday after Labor Day. On Sunday, the dogs moved in. ...
Industrial vision?
New redeveloper named for northern border, including area of Christie controversy
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite the cloud of controversy hanging over the north end of Hoboken for the last five years or so, the city has moved forward with plans to turn the area into a vibrant part of the city by namin...
A new lease on life
County vo-tech cuts ribbon on new middle school location
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Sixth graders Luciano and Roquya traveled the hallways of their new school building as if they’d been here all their lives rather than less than two weeks. Lucanio’s brother had gone to school in t...
Snyder eliminates horrific distinction with big win over Newark West Side
by Jim Hague
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
When Ray Marshall took over the moribund Snyder High School football program earlier this year, he knew that he wasn’t inheriting a grid powerhouse. In fact, Marshall knew exactly what he was walki...
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A funeral mass was held Sept. 22 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Karl Heinz Kaehler, 95, of Secaucus. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sept. 18. Karl was born i...
‘A historic moment’
Esther Suarez sworn in, first Latino and female county prosecutor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
“Let me get this out of the way from the beginning,” said Esther Suarez, newly sworn in as the first Hispanic and first woman prosecutor in Hudson County history. “There is a lot of discussion and ...