Hoboken too pricey for school board member
Tearfully resigns at meeting; new assistant superintendent announced
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Board of Education member Monica Stromwall tearfully announced at Tuesday’s monthly school board meeting that after three years on the board, she had to resign. She said later that her fami...
Want to join the NBPD?
Department holds recruitment event
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
“I’ve wanted to be a cop for a while now, so I’m taking this opportunity to ask questions,” resident Feras J. said at the Police Department recruitment day in the public library on Wednesday Aug. 1...
Danny Aiello returns to film at Loews Theater
Short film hopes to revive interest in Off-Broadway musical
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Vincent Favale, vice president of CBS Late Night Programming, hadn’t planned to film his musical video “Hereafter” at the Historic Landmark Loew’s Theater in Jersey City. He had researched two othe...
‘Broadway on the Hudson’ coming to waterfront
Weehawken ‘Wicked’ star and other award-winning stage performers to appear
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The Summer Concerts on the Hudson series, organized by the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, will conclude the summer season with “Broadway On the Hudson,” a one-night-only celebration of t...
Union City’s stray cats star in book
NY woman talks about catching town’s felines in newly published memoir
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Before living in Union City for 10 years, author of “To Catch a Cat” Heather Green lived and worked as a journalist in Manhattan. When visiting her boyfriend Matt Greer in Union City on weekends, s...
Redwings look to make yet another December grid appearance
by Jim Hague
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s become part of the fabric, a slice of the tradition that is Hoboken High School football. Plain and simple, if you aspire to be a Redwing (one word), then you better be ready to play football ...
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A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at Saint Anne's, Garwood, Aug. 18, for John A. Serpico, 93, of Clark. He passed away Aug. 14 at the Clark Rehabilitation Center. John was born and spent mo...
Young Hobokenite beats pneumonia to compete
CrossFit athlete underwent surgery at HUMC
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
“It felt like I was having a heart attack. I thought I was dying,” said Hoboken resident Anthony DiFrancesco, 27, remembering the events that led him to dial 911 in May. DiFrancesco is the head coa...
Face of the parade
Singer and model is a regular feature in Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people who routinely watch the New Jersey Cuban Parade when it makes its way through Hudson County each June know Nicole Falcon‘s face. She is the pretty woman who waves from the top of one of...
Art made in Guttenberg
Studio hosts new installations, workshops; ice cream social coming up
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
The Guttenberg Arts studio on Jackson Street is planning a host of art exhibits and activities to keep residents busy. Right now, the studio is showcasing installations from three artists who creat...