Making a difference
9/11 blood drive will help victims of hurricanes
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Each September, Americans search for ways to commemorate the events of Sept. 11, 2001 with reverence and service. Although the Catholic War Veterans of Bayonne have been doing blood drives three ti...
Touring the Meadowlands
Local nature activities on tap for this fall
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Hoboken Fire Officer Local 1076, 1078
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Dear Editor: This letter is being written to inform you about our city being put at risk due to insufficient man power and the browning out of fire companies. It has been the practice of a current ...
Re-zoning of R1
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Dear Editor: After attending several useless hearing for application for continued variances detrimental to our settled neighborhood (non-landmarked part of Hamilton Park), I have accused the commi...
MAROTTA, ALFONSO
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 19 at St. Mary’s Church, West New York, for Alfonso Marotta, 84, of North Bergen. He passed away Sept. 15. Born in Naples, Italy he was a custodian for Early Learni...
Mile Square Theatre hits its stride
“The Net Will Appear” shows Hoboken what great theatre can be
by Jeff Kreisler
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s a classic 1980s “Saturday Night Live” sketch where Jon Lovitz – he was funny once! – hypnotizes theatre goers into repeating, of his show, “I laughed, I cried, it was better than ‘Cats’.” W...
Board of Ed relocates from house
Also at town meeting: New volunteer firefighter sworn in
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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At the twice-monthly Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 12, Secaucus Board of Education Business Administrator Grace Yeo stood up to thank the council for having let the Board of Education head...
HCCC cuts ribbon on new STEM building
New facilities will educate ‘a new generation of thinking’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds of people stopped by the ribbon-cutting for the newly-opened Hudson County Community College STEM building near Journal Square on Sept. 19 to see the most recent addition to the college, a...
‘Meet The Skullers’
Local student debuts EP
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
New band The Skullers, started by Weehawken native and current Hoboken college student Jack Skuller, will release their debut EP “Meet The Skullers” in September. They already have several gigs lin...
PAYNE, CATHERINE M.
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A memorial service celebrating the life of Catherine M. Payne, 101, of North Bergen, took place Sept. 20 at the Fritz Rueter/ Hudson Hills Care Center in North Bergen. She passed away Sept. 18. She...