Where there’s (no) smoke
City goes after Vape Van after owner mouths off in viral ‘hate speech’ video
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer and city councilmen Ravi Bhalla and Ruben Ramos released statements on Monday, May 8 condemning a local business owner who was captured on video tape shouting epithets on ...
MELJEN, ANGELICA CHABELI
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A celebration of the life of Angelica Chabeli Meljen, 20, formerly of Union City, took place April 30 at Crowder Funeral Home, League City, Texas. She was born to Marisel and Jorge Meljen, and is s...
Middle East in North Bergen
Town library hosts festival celebrating region’s foods
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On April 29 the North Bergen Free Public Library once again hosted a celebration of food and culture from around the globe, this time featuring “A Taste of the Middle East.” Free festivities filled...
The Meaning of Mother’s Day
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Dear Editor: As May 14 th fast approaches my thoughts have drifted to the meaning and origin of this American Holiday. Mothers are honored and celebrated throughout the world and that is a good thi...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hudson Catholic softball team hot at right time
Robeson All-Star football rosters named; college announcements; top fives
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Shawn Stacevicz was a youth softball coach for many years in his native Cedar Grove. Stacevicz’s three daughters were all proud products of the NJ Pride program, spearheaded by former Hudson Cathol...
Grammy winner Kinan Azmeh will play the UBS Atrium Series
His ‘City Band’ is renowned for its virtuosity
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Clarinetist Kinan Azmeh and his CityBand will play the UBS Atrium Series on Thursday, May 18 at 12:30 p.m. in the Atrium at 1000 Harbor Boulevard, located in the Lincoln Harbor section of Weehawken...
Four local students win design prizes
‘Dream Racers’ team designs car, advances to nationals in Texas
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On Saturday, April 1, a team of boys and girls from North Bergen, Weehawken, and Teaneck who have known each other since their day care days participated in the “Formula 1 in School” competition he...
VISAGGIO, CORRADO
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A funeral mass was offered May 11 St. Ann Church in Hoboken for Corrado Visaggio 88, of Weehawken. He died May 6. He was born in Molfetta, Italy and came to the United States in 1965 where he settl...
It’s election time
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Dear Editor: When office seekers do their best I’m-just-like-you shtick. I invite the Hoboken Reporter to ask all Hoboken candidates the following questions to measure just how much they are like t...
A festival of color
This year’s Holi celebration moved to Exchange Place
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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While hundreds of people from the Indian American community came out on April 29 to help celebrate the festival of color known as Holi, many who showed up and painted themselves with colored dust w...