Ready, Set, Gown!
Fun run in bridesmaid dresses will raise money for charity
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’ve ever been a bridesmaid, you’ve probably been told you’ll definitely use your tangerine orange chiffon dress again, only to watch it gather dust in the closet for years after. Now there’s ...
Councilman Chico makes a difference
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Dear Editor: Under the leadership of Ward B Councilman Khemraji Chico Ramchal, I have to say the Westside is definitely moving forward in the right direction. There is not a day that goes by that C...
Veteran cemetery warning
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Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...
Ashamed
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Dear Editor: The following is a letter to Representative Sires: Dear Representative Sires: The Congress went on vacation for five weeks starting Friday, August 1. The number of very serious problem...
The trail behind the stores
Wonders of the Meadowlands can be found near Hudson County parking lot
by Caren Matzner
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mill Creek Marsh nature trail in Secaucus lifts a visitor up, over the swampland, affording a view of egrets, Atlantic White cedars, the Manhattan skyline in the distance, and also, a parking l...
Ending the summer with the arts
JCFridays kicks off its fall events on Sept. 5
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
JC Fridays launches into fall with a host of events throughout Jersey City on Sept. 5. Restaurants, galleries, stores, and event spaces throughout Jersey City will showcase a variety of art-related...
Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
Pasta and pals
Spaghetti Dinner Block Party returns for ninth year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds came out to the Hoboken waterfront last week for the 9th Annual Hoboken Spaghetti Dinner Block Party. On an ideal August afternoon, they ate ziti, rigatoni, meatballs, and sausage prepared...
Red Wings look to ‘three-peat’
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After winning the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I state championship for the second straight year last December, this time in heart-stopping action at Kean University, winning on a touchdown...
STEPKOVICH, CECILE ARLINE
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A funeral mass was held Aug. 22 at St. Lawrence Church for Cecile Arline Stepkovich, 78, of Weehawken. She passed away Aug. 19. She was a lifelong resident of Weehawken. She worked as a secretary f...