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Hudson Reporter wins eight awards in statewide contest
by Reporter Staff
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Writers and graphic artists for The Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won eight awards in the competitive statewide annual Better Newspaper Contest run by the New Jersey Press Association. The we...
Boys of Summer turn out on Little League opening day
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Warm weather means it’s time for baseball! Hoboken recently enjoyed another Little League opening day. Here are some scores and photos. Mario’s Pizza defeats Chirachella Boys 8-4 Hudson Porada led ...
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Strong start for Secaucus softball under new coach Jones
Memorial, SDA win Hudson County Relay titles; top fives
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After last year’s dream season that resulted in the first-ever Hudson County Tournament championship and the first-ever NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I state sectional title, Secaucus softba...
Responsible for trees
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Dear Editor: It's municipal election time in Union City and Mayor Stack, a Democratic ally of Gov. Christie, is touting the trees planted during his administration. What Mayor Stack fails to mentio...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - North Bergen residents
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James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following North Bergen residents have attained honor roll status for the second marking period of 2013...
Harvard doctor heads the team
CarePoint introduces robotic surgery to Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Daniel H. Smith didn’t need to be convinced to come to Hudson County to work in CarePoint’s new program for robotic surgery; he was thrilled to do it. CarePoint Health is the company that runs ...
The secret story of ‘Polka Dot’
Popular local children’s entertainer went from reporting about them to becoming one
by Katherine Desimine
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the most popular local children’s entertainers ended up in his career nearly by happenstance. “Polka Dot,” otherwise known as Ron Albanese, can be seen donning outrageous costumes and polka-...
Filmmaker Frank Gigante to produce an anti-bullying short film with a big message
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Hoboken-based filmmaker Frank Gigante is set to begin working on a new short film, “Broken Silence,” about the dangers of bullying. The film, written by Gigante, is one of many new projects in the ...
ORNER, HENRIETTA
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Funeral services were held April 14 for Henrietta Orner, 74, of West New York. She passed away April 9. She was born in Jersey City and lived most of her life in West New York. Henrietta was a Cust...
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 ...