‘This is the other shore’
Annual Veggie Fest becomes popular regional attraction
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
“We’ve gone to the restaurants,” said Secaucus resident Ashwin Patel. “Now they’ve come to us.” He was attending the second annual Veggie Fest, sponsored by the Sadhu Vaswani Center and held on Sat...
‘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 | 25 25 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 ...
The belated victims of 9/11
How suicide and cancer are still claiming lives of those who weren’t in the buildings
by Steven Rodas and Joseph Passantino
Reporter Staff Writers
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Years after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, victims are still dying – some were emergency responders whose cancer is believed to be related to toxins in the air that day, and others are distr...
Weehawken has new cross country team
Remembering Yogi; football performances and Top Fives
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About a year ago or so, Weehawken High School athletic director Zach Naszimento thought it would be a good idea for the school to initiate some new varsity sports, including cross country and tenni...
Freeholders help deliver mock-up
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Dear Editor: I would like to thank the Board of Freeholders for listening to my request for a mock-up of the Jersey City municipal elections if held in November. A mock-up will be presented at the ...
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 25 at Our Lady of Libera, West New York, for Patricia A O’Connor, 74, of West New York. She passed away Sept. 19. She was the daughter of the late Vincent Burke and...
Advocating for safety and disability access improvements in Hoboken and on PATH
Sep 27, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken is a great city to live in. As a fairly new resident, Hoboken’s wonderful parks, clean streets, fantastic views and friendly neighbors have impressed me. Hoboken offers many wo...
30 cases of booze and lots to nibble
Emmy winner Hunter Hayes sings at annual wine tasting night
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The week following Labor Day was a particularly busy one in Secaucus, with Restaurant Night, Dog Day Afternoon, the Veggie Fest, the ICC Carnival, Punt Pass & Kick, the 9/11 memorial, and the Out o...
Sisters…and rivals
Seven-year-old Jersey City girl competes for national title
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though they’re still very young, Jessy Passantino and her sister Destiny have always been very competitive. “They both have a lot of trophies,” their father Rob Passantino said. “Sometimes the...
Elysian Charter School is thankful for our new school
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Dear Editor: On behalf of myself and the entire Elysian Board of Trustees we would like to thank all of our families, wonderful teachers, superb staff and the Hoboken community in general for all o...