Best places to take your dog
Hudson County locales to run, romp, and sniff
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Owning a dog, some may say, is similar to having a child. Except children are allowed to go everywhere their parents take them, for better or worse. Trying to find activities that are “dog friendly...
WNY election on Tuesday
Debate was detailed yet polite due to absence of mayor’s slate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff reporter
May 10, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Although people had to be turned away because of a lack of room in the small community room in Rivera Towers last week, the candidates’ forum moderated by the NJ League of Women Voters might easily...
Union City Wrestling Program honored by city
Young wrestlers win seven divisions in state championships
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Recently during the Board of Commissioners meeting, Mayor Brian P. Stack and the Board of Commissioners honored the Union City Wrestling Program, its coaches, and the young members of the program. ...
So you thought elections were crazy in your city?
Candidates in WNY, NB mayoral races own homes in other towns
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Residency has been a hot topic in the current election cycle, with candidates in both North Bergen and West New York having their eligibility questioned due to owning property (and possibly a home)...
A celebration of Gaia
Jersey City comes out for Earth Day
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
In ancient Greek mythology, Gaia is mother earth from which all else, mortal and immortal, was born. And for the children who gathered on April 22 to take part in this year’s Earth Day commemoratio...
KEATING, CLARA FRANCES
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A funeral service took place May 4 at St. Lawrence Church, Weehawken, for Clara Frances Keating, 81, of Weehawken. She passed away April 29 on the Feast of St. Catherine of Siena. Because she was b...
When life gave her lemons
3-year-old Lea Mohally sells lemonade to raise funds for cancer research
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When Nathalie Masse talks to her daughter Lea Mohally in French, Lea replies in English. For a 3-and-a-half-year-old girl, Lea is well on her way to becoming bilingual. This is more than just a tes...
A hands-on lesson in civics
Students view county government from the inside
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Christina Skop did her best to keep order as chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during this year’s Student Government Day on April 2. But like her counterpart in the adult version, ...
SCOREBOARD
Weehawken native Nasti makes most of second chance at Rutgers-Newark
by Jim Hague
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It’s been said that sometimes all people need in life is a second chance. There is no better proof of that old adage than Andrew Nasti . Nasti was a fine three-sport athlete coming out of Weehawken...
Praise and gratitude for Hoboken’s finest and bravest:
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This past Saturday, there were two life life-threatening incidents that occurred in Hoboken’s 1st Ward, which were both resolved successfully by the efforts of our stellar police offic...