Hoboken’s public square as a template for a better world
Aug 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This letter is as much an expression of hope for the Hoboken that “might be” as it is a rendering of the Hoboken that “already is.” Since we shouldn’t forget our history either, I’ll b...
A job with a future?
City kicks off joint program with JCMC to train EMTs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Most of the 15 Jersey City residents that came to the Mary McCleod Bethune Life Center on July 24 wore blue shirts and black pants, a kind of uniform for the next step in their lives as potential e...
He’s a magic man
West New York resident makes smiles appear
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
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From the time he was a 9-year-old boy in Vieques, a small island off Puerto Rico where he lived with his parents, brother, and two sisters, Eric Lindsey knew he was “born to make people smile.” His...
Hudson Reporter scores big
Wins awards for graphics and investigative reporting in three state competitions
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Hudson Reporter writers and graphic artists picked up numerous awards for their work recently when the results of two competitions were announced from the New Jersey Society of Professional Journal...
Big wheels keep on turning
Annual ‘truck day’ a monster hit with the kids
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“He loves trucks,” said Cori Leontaris. “This is a perfect day for him. He knows every truck. He tells me what they’re called. I don’t know.” Her 2-year-old son Nico was smiling widely as he climbe...
TROMBETTA, FRANK L.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 9 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Frank L. Trombetta, 84, of Seaside Park, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away peacefully in the presence of his family at the...
Fix these passages
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Dear Editor: Although the overhaul of the 14th Street Viaduct has been a necessary evil for anyone traveling from Union City/Jersey Heights to Hoboken, statements made by our elected officials are ...
Soundtrack from Secaucus
Resident composes songs for hit shows
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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If you watch Ray Donovan on Showtime, then you’ve heard Secaucus resident Dave Cirino. One of his songs was played during an episode of the hit series. Others were on Up All Night on NBC, and New G...
Hudson County seniors enjoy cruise
Voyage took sightseers around NY Harbor and East River
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The entire inside deck of the vessel The Spirit of New Jersey was filled with merry makers on July 23 as senior citizens from Hudson County took a summer cruise around lower Manhattan. The outing, ...
Weehawken Resident John C. Meditz Honored by Palisades Medical Center
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In recognition of his outstanding generosity to Palisades Medical Center, the main lobby has been named in honor of John C. Meditz. Meditz, of Weehawken, is widely recognized as the driving force t...