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 | 44 44 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...
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 | 21 21 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...
Redwings look to make yet another December grid appearance
by Jim Hague
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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 ...
Bring back Vocational training to Jersey City public schools
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Dear Editor: The Jersey City school district is on the cusp of gaining local control back from the State of New Jersey with only curriculum and instruction left to be returned. This allows members ...
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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...
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 | 19 19 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...
Waterfront milestone achieved
Pershing Park in Weehawken wins NJBIA ‘New Good Neighbor’ award
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Pershing Park, Roseland’s $9.5 million linear waterfront park and recreational facility in the Port Imperial development in Weehawken, has been honored by the New Jersey Business & Industry Associa...
Pay attention behind the wheel
Proposed law would ban various types of distracted driving
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalotti of Hudson County recently sponsored a bill that has been interpreted in some media outlets as banning drinking coffee, polishing your nails, or reading a newspape...
Young Hobokenite beats pneumonia to compete
CrossFit athlete underwent surgery at HUMC
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 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 | 11 11 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...