Rock out for the holidays
Local artists to take the stage at Hoboken Holiday Banding Concert
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
With roots in Hoboken that trace back to the 1980s, the Holiday Banding Concert will continue this year with a myriad of local acts. The city began the traditional concert as a way to raise funds f...
Celebrating Christmas
Jersey City residents decorate for the holiday in style
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Many of the longstanding Christmas decorations of Jersey City’s past are long gone. Some, such as a display at the corner of Terrace Avenue and Bleeker, will soon vanish as redevelopment makes inro...
Summer Santa
T-shirt weather for annual winter parade
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
After marching more than 50 blocks through North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, and Union City in the annual Santa Parade, the revelers were ready for a snack, and Four Star Diner generously pr...
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A funeral service took place Dec. 17 for Paula Satriano, 83. She passed away Dec. 11. Paula was born in Brooklyn to Balbino and Carmen Balisnomo. She resided for 31 years in Secaucus, and was forme...
Hudson Catholic looks to make it five straight county titles
Farewell to “The Whizzer”; Darby earns All-State honors
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The Hudson Catholic boys’ basketball team has captured the last four Hudson County Tournament championships in a row. And there’s no question that the Hawks are shooting for five straight this seas...
Combating the flooding
Dec 20, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hurricane Sandy devastated Hoboken three short years ago. Homes were destroyed, property was lost, and thousands of lives were interrupted. Many of us lost electricity and heat for wee...
Trump's world and welcome to it
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Al, The "attacks" your piece referenced were not "random". They were well-planned, ideological and lethal. More are clearly in store. If the attacks reflect that "The fabric of American cultur...
Christmas, 2015
by Mayor Michael Gonnelli
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
As the temperature outside begins to drop, and the season of giving quickly approaches, the community once again comes together to celebrate the ‘Holidays’. The month of December observes holidays ...
Battle for Liberty State Park continues
State plan would help Liberty State Park and other parks get out of debt
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Development proposals to help Liberty State Park pay for its upkeep and possibly reduce its $35 million debt continue to come under fire as the Hudson County Board of Freeholders joined the Jersey ...
Spinning their wheels?
Hoverboards/Segways are newest craze, but not legal in every city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Gianna Parkinson, 10, of West New York wanted a hoverboard – a two-wheel electronic skateboard that allows users to stand up – after her friend Gigi bought one. But when she tried one herself in th...