Spreading peace through song
Elementary school students perform for parents
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Beatle John Lennon may be long gone, but his music was alive for two performances by the Robert Fulton Elementary School Choir on Thursday, Dec. 8 and Friday, Dec. 9. The first performance w...
Correcting some Blimpie sandwich history
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the Hoboken Reporter of December 10, 2016 it is erroneously stated that the first Blimpie in Hoboken was established at 115 Washington St. In fact, Blimpie base #1, as it was known,...
Light up the night
Residents enjoy annual tree lighting, parade, fireworks
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Christmas lights filled Flanagan Way and floats rolled down the street for the town’s annual Holiday Bazaar and tree lighting last Saturday. Residents enjoyed a full day of food, crafts, music, and...
Memories of Ol’ Blue Eyes
Locals share stories on Sinatra’s 101st birthday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, Dec. 12, one of Hoboken’s most famous former residents would have turned 101: Legendary crooner Frank “Ol’ Blue Eyes” Sinatra. To commemorate the special day, City Clerk James Farina, a ...
SCOREBOARD
Two N.Y. cross country champs hail from Hudson County
Loyola School’s Schumann, Cavanaugh-Gouvea brought running talents to Central Park
by Jim Hague
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Loyola School is located on 83rd Street and Park Avenue in Manhattan, perched perfectly near Central Park and New York’s famed “Museum Mile.” For the last 44 years, Loyola School has been the o...
SPINA, ELISA
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Dec. 16 at St. Aedan's Church for Elisa Spina, 91, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Dec. 11. Born in Italy, Elisa c...
Celebrating Sinatra
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Dear Editor: Celebrating Sinatra at 101 my annual salute celebrating Frank Sinatra's birthday, December 12th, continues. His legions of fans include Peggy King and the All-Star Jazz Trio, big band ...
TASTY TIDBITS
Former Prep star Palmieri now home with Devils
Top cross country runners locally; hoop season tips off; a Royaal crowning
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s safe to say Kyle Palmieri is loving his hockey life these days. Palmieri, the former St. Peter’s Prep standout, is in his second season playing for his hometown New Jersey Devils after five ye...
Group expands to help needy people who need legal aid
Moves from Hoboken to new digs near Journal Square
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
For those familiar with the classic movie “On the Waterfront,” they know the basement of St. Peter & Paul Church in Hoboken was originally a meeting place of people attempting to reform the crime-r...
Things of beauty
Secaucus jeweler opens gallery featuring international artists
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
For many people in Secaucus, the most notable thing about the new art gallery opening on Paterson Plank Road next year will be the seven-foot-tall replica of Cellini's bronze statue of Perseus with...