Bringing movie sets back to NJ
Weehawken and other area residents talk about film tax breaks returning to state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 01, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Film historians often attribute the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character clings to the Palisade cliffs near Fort Lee. ...
TRIFOGLIO, JOAN VERONICA
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 25 at St. Lawrence Church, Weehawken, for Joan Veronica Trifoglio, 86, of Weehawken. She passed away Sept. 21 at home surrounded by her family. Born in Hoboken to t...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
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Nanny with double stroller hit by car On Friday Sept.15, at approximately 10:48 a.m., the Hoboken Police Department answered a call about a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle in the area of Fifth...
Their moment in the sun
Six Hudson County sports figures are inducted into Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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As a sports umpire, Michael Lynch of Bayonne has a number of words to live by, but has one hard and fast rule. “I’m a traditionalist,” he said. “If I make a call on the field, I’ll take that call t...
Rebecca Symes is an extraordinary leader
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To the Editor: The first time I saw Rebecca Symes conduct a Harsimus Cove Association meeting as president, I knew I was seeing someone with extraordinary leadership capabilities. This meant a lot ...
Touring the Meadowlands
Local nature activities on tap for this fall
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Near where the Turnpike and Route 3 meet in northern Secaucus, there’s a hidden ecological treasure for nature and animal lovers, bookended by speeding cars and mini-strip malls. It’s Mill Creek Ma...
Stevens should reject Gianforte’s gift
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Dear Editor: Stevens Institute has appointed a committee to discuss the issue of the naming of the new buildings they are constructing on Hudson and Sixth Streets. They received a $20 million donat...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Weehawken collecting donations for hurricane and earthquake victims Weehawken has organized a collection drive to benefit recent victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, in addition to victim...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I wonder if you can give me some advice on how to feel more comfortable socializing with others. I’ve always been a little shy. When I was a child I was extremely shy. Now that I...
Get ready and prepare for the colder temperatures on the way
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Dear Editor: Recently a large group of volunteers went door to door distributing flyers informing residents about benefits of Union City's Rent Control Board. With colder temperatures on the way, i...