Where there’s smoke
North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue promotes five
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Five firefighters were promoted in a ceremony held by North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR) on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. The special ceremony in the firehouse was attended by firefighters, frien...
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Funeral services took place Jan. 13 for Thomas Robert McCann, 79, of North Bergen. He passed away Jan. 4. He was born in Jersey City and lived most of his life in North Bergen. Thomas was a dock wo...
St. Peter’s Peacocks living the high life outside the arc
by Jim Hague
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The game of basketball has undergone a major transformation in recent years. Gone are the days where teams with a dominant big man ruled the world. The short range jump shot, the jumper from anywhe...
Quick thinking North Bergen grid standouts save three dogs
State assembly passes law allowing cooperative sports programs; hoop insights; top fives
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Michael Santini and Christopher Lopez are the best of friends. “I don’t consider him a friend,” Lopez said. “I consider him family. He’s my brother from another mother.” “Whatever I do, he’s right ...
Gearing up for the 21st Century
Boy Scouts unveil new STEM program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When my best friend Dave and I joined the Boy Scouts as kids, we didn’t do it for the education. Oh, we knew all about merit badges and how we needed to earn them to advance in rank. And we earned ...
Dancing with the stars?
Local anti-Trump advocate gets bit part in Spielberg film
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Perhaps fate played a hand in helping Tracey Everett, a local dance instructor with a history of working on Broadway, get a bit part as a dancer in the new Steven Spielberg film, “The Post.” The fi...
Re: Sexual aggression at the workplace
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Dear Editor: The outing in Hollywood of producers, directors, actors by survivors of this alleged sexual misconduct is freeing to all people who are and were subject to it. The survivors weren't ca...
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Comprised by Marilyn Baer
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Resident surrenders after brawl at local eatery On Monday, Jan. 1 at 7:02 a.m., officers arrested Hoboken resident Marc Filoramo, 34, for aggravated assault. Police responded to a report of a fight...
Who let the dogs out?
Police, volunteers rescue three abandoned pooches over New Year’s weekend
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Three Rottweiler mix puppies are safe after North Bergen police, animal control, and volunteers rescued the unattended brood in a trucking company lot over the holiday weekend, officials say. The t...
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A memorial service was held Jan. 5 for Henry C. Padley, 75 of Secaucus. He passed away Jan. 1 at the Hackensack University Medical Center. Born in Jersey City to the late Gregory and Pauline Podlep...