A sandwich of their own
Blimpie founder talks about struggle as an entrepreneur
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifty years ago, Tony Conza, living in Jersey City at the time, and two buddies from Hoboken High School got the idea to go into business. Like many urban kids from North Jersey, they liked going t...
Lights! Cameras! Legislate!
Memorial students film documentary on assemblyman
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Instead of working in the classroom one day last month, eight students from Memorial High School in West New York headed to the State House in Trenton to witness a voting session, discuss legislati...
Award-winning UC student researches stem cell work
ROGATE in-depth study has academic and personal benefits
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In order to receive the Gold Satori award, I, Alexandria Suarez, an eighth grade Union City student who participates in the ROGATE program (Resources Offered For Gifted And Talented Education), a p...
Heroine addicts
Breathless fans meet Hunger Games: Catching Fire stars in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The first arrivals showed up at five in the afternoon to stake out their place in line. The location: Walmart in Secaucus. The occasion: the midnight release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the...
BRIEFS
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WNY Cuban Lions Club Health Fair on April 13 The West New York Cuban Lions Club has teamed with Palisades Medical Center to present its annual Community Health Fair. The event, which is free and op...
Sugar, fun, and friendship
Weehawken, UC girls compete in cupcake contest, send results to homeless shelter
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
In a corner room on the third floor of Union City High School, wonderful aromas drift out into the hallway. Inside are several Girl Scouts from Weehawken and Union City, ages 9-13, pouring batter i...
Life and death of Jesus celebrated by Bayonne residents

2014 Passion Play features director and five performers from city

by Joseph Passantino
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
The Park Performing Arts Center will stage the 100th year of its internationally known production, “The Passion Play: The Musical,” and will feature a strong Bayonne presence. Directing the play wi...
Food for all occasions
90 Park is many restaurants in one
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Looking for a fine dining experience for your family or date? How about a bar where you can hang out and enjoy a variety of tasty tapas offerings? Or maybe an inviting spot to hold a party for 150 ...
‘A cheerful kid, very smiley’
Local resident establishes fund for child with disability
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
John Zero is 12 years old. He was born with cerebral palsy. John is quadriplegic and uses a wheelchair. He needs your help. John’s parents have cared for him over the years in their Moonachie home ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen DPW fills over 700 potholes since Pothole Repair Hotline launch Thanks to the hard work of the North Bergen Department of Public Works’ (DPW) pothole repair crew and hundreds of tips f...