Opera in his heart
Jersey City resident to Perform in Verismo Opera’s ‘Turandot’ at Bergen Performing Arts Center
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Roland Burks, a resident of downtown Jersey City for about five years, couldn’t sing when he was a kid. “I was a clarinet/sax player since age 10, and I started acting in school plays when I was 12...
Some landlords will get to keep their garden apartments
Also at council meeting: basketball courts for Northwest Park
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 506 506 recommendations | email to a friend
At the Hoboken City Council meeting on Wednesday, the council revised the city’s flood ordinance (which regulates development in low-lying areas) so that some property owners who would have been fo...
Remember the linemen when the lights go out
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 2018 produced three nor’easters, and two in less than a week, which caused power outages in many parts of New Jersey. Whenever the lights come back on, we breathe a grateful sigh...
Remember the linemen when the lights go out
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 2018 produced three nor’easters, and two in less than a week, which caused power outages in many parts of New Jersey. Whenever the lights come back on, we breathe a grateful sigh...
PAPRANSKI, RUTH SHIRLEY
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held April 17 for Ruth Shirley Papranski, 80, of North Bergen. She passed away April 13. She was a retired bookkeeper for Kmart in North Bergen. She was the wife of the late W...
SCOREBOARD
McNair’s Nasser signs with Princeton
Track star to continue his brilliant career at prestigious Ivy League school
by Jim Hague
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
When Fahd Nasser entered McNair Academic High School for the first time as a freshman a little more than three years ago, he had aspirations to become a basketball star. But after the momentous occ...
PRZYBOJEWSKI, HALINA L.
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial took place April 20 at St. Ann Polish RC Church, Jersey City, for Halina L. Przybojewski, 79. She passed away April 17 at home. Halina was the proprietor of Stanley’s Mea...
TASTY TIDBITS
Horrific loss of great coach and mentor Bello
Hoboken/Demarest Hall of Fame welcomes nine new members; performances and top fives
by Jim Hague
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The news Sunday morning was more than shocking and downright disturbing. Tony Bello , who spent more than 50 years of his life coaching and teaching kids in Jersey City, was murdered in the place t...
Passing of Bruno Sammartino
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On April 18, 2018, Bruno Sammartino went to the great wrestling ring in the sky. Bruno Sammartino, "The Living Legend," was a wrestling favorite throughout the local metropolitan area....
Parade Opens Baseball & Softball Season
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Nicholas Sacco and led the annual Baseball and Softball Parade on Saturday, April 14, officially launching this year’s sports season. A huge number of revelers – including members of all the ...