Young at heart
Sinatra-fied Shakespeare hits home in Hoboken
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Even in the inner sanctum of an Athenian wood, the sea is never far. In Hoboken, it is often close enough to fill one’s eyes and mind. In choosing to set his production of “A Midsummer Night’s Drea...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
A bit of Spain near Grove Street
Raval Tapas Bar & Lounge opens on Newark Avenue
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
For people looking for quality Spanish cuisine at a reasonable price, Raval Tapas Bar & Lounge may be just the place. The newly opened eatery located at 136 Newark Ave. near Grove Street is also de...
Sshh…the machines are talking
Library hosts a presentation on the ‘Internet of Things’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
All of us are surrounded by a new Internet, one that is growing every day. It is the Internet of Things, an interactive network between devices and physical objects able to exchange data with other...
Even with the windows down…
Leaving a child or pet in car has been deadly
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
So far this year, eight kids across the country have died because their parents inadvertently left them in hot cars – including the 18-month-old daughter of a Florida fourth grade teacher who left ...
Foreign exchange camp
Hudson County youngsters explore the city with kids from Italy
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Josh Manosalvas of West New York didn’t know the students he met on July 6 were from Italy. He and about 22 other students from Jersey City, North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, and Bayonne had...
TANNER, MARY F.
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place July 18 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Mary F. Tanner, 83, of Secaucus, formerly of Weehawken. She passed away at home July 15. She was the wife of the late ...
The power of relevancy by face-to face relationship
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Anxiously awaiting the release date of Go Set a Watchman, my fiancé made a curious observation when he googled Harper Lee. He noted that, "She wrote To Kill a Mockingbird and then for ...
TASTY TIDBITS
Jersey City’s Matthews named HS Rugby All-American
North Bergen’s appeal denied; JC’s Morgan becomes men’s hoop coach at Bergen Community
Jul 26, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
When Eamonn Matthews decided to attend Xavier High School in Manhattan, he was taking a bit of a risk, considering his father, Terry , is one of the top administrators at Hudson Catholic in Jersey ...
From Jersey City to the Jersey Shore
Up-and-coming band played live on WFMU
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City got a little taste of the Jersey shore last week when The Coffin Daggers stopped over to do a live performance on their way to the Asbury Park Surf Music Festival. Peter Klarnet, the ba...