Time of year for reflection
Weehawken cemetery actually lies in North Bergen
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
With summer vacation over and work and school back into full swing, autumn is a season of reflection for many, with the changing weather and the turning colors of leaves a reminder of transitions i...
Your move!
Modern dance festival relocates from JC to Hoboken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Your Move Dance Festival is New Jersey’s longest-running annual modern dance event, designed to support choreographers from New Jersey, New York and beyond. Now in its fifth season, Your Move annou...
The Jersey City Art & Studio Tour is on!
In Year 24, celebration of the city’s arts scene is bigger than ever
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
This weekend, the 2014 Jersey City Art & Studio Tour will feature more than 130 galleries, artists’ studios, and pop-up exhibition spaces on Oct. 18 and 19, from noon to 6 p.m. This self-guided tou...
Day of color, day of dance
Diwali festival lights up Buchmuller Park
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Buchmuller Park was filled to overflowing on Oct. 12 with music, dancing, delicious food, and brightly colored finery. Residents and friends turned out in large numbers on a gorgeous fall afternoon...
MCLAUGHLIN, JOHN THOMAS, JR.
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A funeral mass was celebrated Oct. 14 at St. Lawrence Church for John Thomas McLaughlin Jr., 78, of Weehawken. He passed away Oct. 9 at Hoboken University Hospital. He was born in New York City and...
Three new parks coming to Hudson County
Preschool in Braddock Park to become town property in exchange
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The signs went up in James J. Braddock Park several weeks ago, advising residents of a public hearing to discuss diverting 1.1 acres of the county park to North Bergen to keep the North Bergen Pres...
Jersey City man raises aid for West Africa
Operation Amira, named for his late mother, is collecting badly-needed supplies
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
When Jersey City resident Elijah Wells got the call from his family in West Africa, he was still debating what to do about honoring his mother. Originally from Sierra Leone in West Africa, she died...
45 years of service, and counting
Golf outing benefits Weehawken First Aid Squad
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On a beautiful day, 72 golfers competed in this year’s Weehawken Volunteer First Aid Squad golf outing at the Wild Turkey Golf Club at Crystal Springs Resort in Hamburg. This year marked the 10th a...
Time of year for reflection
Most of county’s cemeteries are in one town
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
With summer vacation over and work and school back into full swing, autumn is a season of reflection for many, with the changing weather and the turning colors of leaves a reminder of transitions i...
Christ Hospital is ready for Ebola – if it happens
Drills and protocols already underway to protect health workers and the public
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Tucker Woods, chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine, stood in the security office at Christ Hospital on Oct. 14 surrounded by men and women in uniform. He had just come from a meetin...