Catching ‘em all in Hudson County
Most downloaded game ever takes the county by storm
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Remember geocaching? A game in which participants visit a website where other users leave GPS coordinates of hidden “geocaches.” You find those coordinates in the real world, where (you hope) a lit...
SCOREBOARD
St. Anthony gets a visit from baseball legend Ripken, Jr.
Team8 Tour brings equipment, improvements to the school
by Jim Hague
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
It all began innocently in Baltimore four years ago, when legendary St. Anthony Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Hurley was presented with an award of appreciation for his amazing work as a basket...
ROMANOWSKI, THEODORE W.
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Funeral mass was held Aug. 3 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Theodore W. Romanowski, 66, known as “Buddy” to all. He died July 29 at his home in Oak Ridge. Born in Jersey City, the so...
‘It’s time to start fresh’
McKnight seeks to allow Hudson County to issue birth certificates again
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in 2004, federal agents closed down the Hudson County Office of Vital Statistics after some workers there were caught allegedly selling false identification. For several years, the office was ...
‘English under the arches’
Local employees graduate from language learning course
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McDonald’s celebrated the newest graduating class of “English Under the Arches” -- an English language learning course for non-native speaking employees -- with a ceremony June 28 in their honor in...
A place to toddle
Parents discuss playground for Maxwell Park
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Roughly 15 residents of uptown Hoboken attended a public meeting on Monday, Aug. 1 to discuss the possibility of a new toddler park at the Maxwell Place development. Hoboken’s Director of Environme...
A cloud of your own
Jersey City resident develops video storage app
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Like many fathers, Harry Sangha of Jersey City routinely uses his cell phone to record videos of his kids. While he owns a video camera, he most often uses his smart phone for those special moments...
‘A treat of true perfection’
In pursuit of the delicious Honduran baleada
by Alison Rodriguez
Reporter Correspondent
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
I moved to Union City for love. Fresh out of college and head over heels for my future husband, a Union City native, I moved to Hudson County. Having spent my formative years in places where the fo...
TASTY TIDBITS
Heisman winner George pays visit to Union City HS
Character No. 16 calls to say he’s not dead; comments about last week’s SPU column
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Eddie George remembers the day that he first met a National Football League player. “I grew up in Philly, so I had the chance to meet [All-Pro wide receiver] Harold Carmichael and got his autograph...
Throwing good money after bad
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Dear Editor: Just when we thought it was safe to relax, that a stake had been driven through the heart of the 9-11 Memorial boondoggle, we read, in the July 24 Reporter, that... Oh, no! Its ugly he...