Young at art
Seniors win awards with paintings from weekly art class
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Florence Tarantino is an award-winning painter of landscapes. She couldn’t say that a few months ago. In fact, a few months ago she had never painted a picture in her life. Tarantino learned to pai...
Hometown hero
Play records, enjoy memorabilia at new Frank Sinatra exhibit
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most fascinating display in the Hoboken Historical Museum’s new exhibition devoted to “Frank Sinatra: The Man, the Voice, and the Fans,” which opens this Sunday, Aug. 2, is a cabinet fi...
Congratulations Keith Anthony Cruz
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Keith Anthony Cruz has graduated from William Paterson University with high honors and his bachelor's degree in Psychology. His mother wrote, "Words cannot express how extremely proud I am of you a...
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A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 24 at Saint Mary's Chapel for Eunice Ryan, 73, a lifelong resident of Union City. She passed away July 21 at Riverview Medical Center, Red Bank. Eunic...
Wet and dirty hands in Sinatra Park
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Dear Editor: The following is a letter from Ralph DeMatthews to Hoboken City Hall Dear City Hall: Is there any reason why it's been 2 plus years that the hand dryers still don't work in the Sinatra...
NHRFR promotes five officers
Shows off new equipment
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North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) promoted five fire officers and unveiled new equipment last week, adding to its fleet of fire protection apparatus. The five veteran firefighters promo...
When every second matters…
New volunteer emergency response program starts in the fall
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
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In what is being touted as the first program of its kind in the nation, Jersey City in conjunction with Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health introduced its first class of volunteer emergency ...
‘I personally like a challenge’
A 10-year-old’s account of taking the PARCC test
by Dallas Hannon
Kid reporter
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Many parents and students were worried for the PARCC test this year. What is the PARCC might you ask? Well the PARCC (pronounced park) is the latest state test given to children who are in third gr...
Bodybuilder Dioguardi has strong athletic background
Credits late coach Ascolese for instilling drive to succeed
by Jim Hague
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Rocco Dioguardi will never forget his roots as a standout athlete at North Bergen High School. Dioguardi was a fine defensive end and an excellent punter, earning Hudson Reporter All-Area honors in...
National Night Out highlights crime prevention in Secaucus
Game Day for kids kicks off the festivities on Aug. 4
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Secaucus will once again participate in America’s Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, Aug. 4. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. in Buchmuller Park and run until 10 p.m. In the event of rain it will be he...