SACCO, PASQUALE
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Dec. 16 at St. Marys Church, West New York for Pasquale “Pat” Sacco, 95, of West New York, the father of state Senator and North Bergen Mayor Nicholas J. Sacco. He passed...
SCOREBOARD
Friars look to reload with host of international newcomers
by Jim Hague
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The St. Anthony boys’ basketball team is not accustomed to losing in the NJSIAA state tournament. After all, the Friars hold the state record for championships won with 27. They have captured 12 NJ...
Hobbies into businesses
Annual Holiday Bazaar features entrepreneur craftspeople
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
If there was a theme to the Holiday Bazaar in Secaucus this year, it was people turning their hobbies into small businesses, and running them out of their homes. The event took place from 11 to 4:3...
Rock out for the holidays
Local artists to take the stage at Hoboken Holiday Banding Concert
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
With roots in Hoboken that trace back to the 1980s, the Holiday Banding Concert will continue this year with a myriad of local acts. The city began the traditional concert as a way to raise funds f...
Celebrating Christmas
Jersey City residents decorate for the holiday in style
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Many of the longstanding Christmas decorations of Jersey City’s past are long gone. Some, such as a display at the corner of Terrace Avenue and Bleeker, will soon vanish as redevelopment makes inro...
Summer Santa
T-shirt weather for annual winter parade
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
After marching more than 50 blocks through North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, and Union City in the annual Santa Parade, the revelers were ready for a snack, and Four Star Diner generously pr...
SATRIANO, PAULA
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A funeral service took place Dec. 17 for Paula Satriano, 83. She passed away Dec. 11. Paula was born in Brooklyn to Balbino and Carmen Balisnomo. She resided for 31 years in Secaucus, and was forme...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hudson Catholic looks to make it five straight county titles
Farewell to “The Whizzer”; Darby earns All-State honors
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Catholic boys’ basketball team has captured the last four Hudson County Tournament championships in a row. And there’s no question that the Hawks are shooting for five straight this seas...
Combating the flooding
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Dear Editor: Hurricane Sandy devastated Hoboken three short years ago. Homes were destroyed, property was lost, and thousands of lives were interrupted. Many of us lost electricity and heat for wee...
Trump's world and welcome to it
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Dear Al, The "attacks" your piece referenced were not "random". They were well-planned, ideological and lethal. More are clearly in store. If the attacks reflect that "The fabric of American cultur...