SCHELL, MIRIAM
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 11 at Immaculate Conception Church for Miriam Schell, 93. She passed away Aug. 8. Miriam was born in West Hoboken on Aug. 10, 1920 to the late David and Mary Brown. ...
The battle of Harsimus Cemetery
Goats serve as weapon against invasive weeds
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Heifer, the black and white goat and presumed leader of the herd of goats who are spending the summer at Harsimus Cemetery in Jersey City, bleats from the top of a fallen tree. Out of the maze of h...
Security measures – what’s the status?
City pursues anti-drowning efforts, but residents say more are needed
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
In Hoboken, where violent crime is uncommon and murder nearly non-existent, the gruesome deaths dealt by the Hudson River’s rushing current hold an outsized profile in the minds of residents. The f...
July 4 – Take 2
Rescheduled Independence Day event is a blast!
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The Fourth of July came late to Secaucus this year. Or, more accurately, it came multiple times. The first celebration occurred on July 2, with a party at the town pool. Food was served beginning a...
Over 1,000 pages by September!
Kids’ summer reading assignments are piling up
by Jessica Sulima
Reporter correspondent
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For honors students in high schools around Hudson County, summer vacation has been invaded this year by men named Shakespeare, Sophocles, and Aristotle – and even a woman named Ayn Rand. Freshman H...
Music with a view
Guttenberg summer concerts bring out the neighborhood
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“There’s nothing better than being on the Boulevard with a New York view on a night like tonight,” said Guttenberg Mayor Gerald Drasheff. He was addressing the hundreds of people from surrounding n...
Over 1,000 pages by September!
Kids’ summer reading assignments are piling up
by Jessica Sulima
Reporter correspondent
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
For honors students in high schools around Hudson County, summer vacation has been invaded this year by men named Shakespeare, Sophocles, and Aristotle – and even a woman named Ayn Rand. Freshman H...
Missed connections and a lost locket
Craigslist helps local people look for loved ones – and an item from grandma
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
On Aug. 1, a 29-year-old North Bergen man saw a “beautiful blonde lady on a Boulevard East bus to New York.” He didn’t talk to her, and certainly didn’t get her contact information. His only hope w...
TAGLIERI, PHYLLIS
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Funeral services were held Aug. 8 for Phyllis Taglieri, 62, of Bayonne, a retired Hoboken school teacher. She passed away Aug. 5 at Bayonne Medical Center. Phyllis taught in various Hoboken element...
Taking it to the streets
Project EATS draws 10,000 to downtown food fair
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Picture a smaller version of the Hoboken Arts Festival with its host of food vendors, and you get a fair idea of what JC Project EATS looked like when it was unveiled in front of City Hall recently...