Weehawken seniors celebrate St. Patrick’s Day
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Food, drink and merriment were all on the menu as the township held its annual St. Patrick’s Day party for senior citizens at the Elks Club. Sponsored by Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Counc...
Hoboken students win big at statewide theater competition
Seniors, sophomores take home prizes for monologues, backstage skills
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A group of Hoboken High School students set a new school record recently when they took home 10 awards from the New Jersey Thespian Festival, a theater competition that pits around 630 young actors...
A sandwich of their own
Blimpie founder talks about struggle as an entrepreneur
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Fifty years ago, Tony Conza, living in Jersey City at the time, and two buddies from Hoboken High School got the idea to go into business. Like many urban kids from North Jersey, they liked going t...
SBANO, JOHN G.
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A funeral mass was offered April 2 at Holy Rosary Church for John G. Sbano, 46 of Jersey City. He passed away March 28 at home. Born in Jersey City to the late John and Dolores Sbano, he was a life...
Kosovo 1999
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Dear Editor: March 23, 2014 marked the fifteenth anniversary of the war in Kosovo. Eight years prior to that, was an endless stream of atrocities from that part of the world. The systematic rape an...
A child needs a good quality education
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Dear Editor: Recently, Assemblyman Charles D. Mainor introduced a bill that would require kindergarten to become a mandatory requirement in the State of New Jersey. This bill is extremely important...
Women are at the epicenter of the Alzheimer’s disease epidemic.
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Dear Editor: The recently released Alzheimer's Association 2014 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures reveals that almost two thirds of American’s living with Alzheimer’s disease are women and that...
Weehawken teen climbs WTC
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Dear Editor: I feel it important to speak up in regard to Justin, who at 16 has become a national personality for his dangerous trek up the WTC. First and foremost I do not condone his climb. With ...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Dean DeChiaro
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Man found on stoop probably died of a heart attack The Hoboken Police Department is investigating the death of an elderly man who was found on the front steps of a Bloomfield Street building Monday...
TASTY TIDBITS
UC’s Gonzalez chooses Penn State
Local native Ayers signs with Giants; Anderson All-American and set to go pro
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Steven Gonzalez has definitely been living the dream the last few months. The Union City High School offensive lineman, one of the top recruits in the country, has been receiving attention from all...