Historic structure comes alive!
Plays to be performed in Park Avenue water tower
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
From the time it was built in 1883, the Weehawken Water Tower, located on Park Avenue on the Union City border, has served two important functions: it housed the home offices of the Hackensack Wate...
Green acres
$2.8 million waterfront park opens in Guttenberg and NB
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
After eight years punctuated by construction delays and a superstorm or two, a new $2.8 million park opened alongside River Road on Monday, Oct. 6. Located two-thirds on property owned by North Ber...
Uber for you?
Some prefer new car service to taxis, but it conflicts with local laws
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Uber Technologies, Inc., a taxi-like car service, is gaining steam throughout the county as a convenient alternative to dialing a cab. You hit an icon on your phone, a driver picks you up in his ow...
Historic structure comes alive!
Plays to be performed in Park Avenue water tower
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
From the time it was built in 1883, the Weehawken Water Tower, located on Park Avenue on the Union City border, has served two important functions: it housed the home offices of the Hackensack Wate...
Little room, big nose
Mile Square Theatre back with cozy rendition of ‘Cyrano’
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
All the world may be a stage, but in cramped Hoboken, the space for art seems smaller than ever. Yet, one professional theater company has found a cozy part of town to keep hosting its productions....
‘Will be most ambitious park plan in Jersey City’
$10 million plan to move NYC’s garbage will fund reservoir project
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
After years of struggling to convert the old reservoir in Jersey City Heights into a park, Mayor Steven Fulop says a $10 million deal to help transfer New York City’s trash will provide nearly all ...
TATTOLI, ONOFRIO
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was held Oct. 8 at Saints Peter and Paul R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Onofrio Tattoli, 84, former Hoboken resident. He passed away Oct. 3 with his family by his side. Born in Molfetta, It...
20 years of ‘Clerks’!
Famous Jersey-based indie film has Hudson County connection
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1993, actor Scott Schiaffo was 28, living with his mother in Garfield, N.J., earning a living at two or three retail jobs, and on-and-off binge drinking. He was also working with a Hoboken-based...
Spider-Man tackles breast cancer!
Limited edition comic promotes NB entertainment website
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Spider-Man has come to North Bergen. His mission: to help local resident Michael Kanik launch his new TotallyPopCulture.com website. And to raise a few bucks for breast cancer research while he’s a...
Need help
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We really do need some action taken in Ward A, Country Village. I call and ask and give addresses of things that need to be cleaned up, but it never gets done. When the “Action Bureau”...