Two is better than one
Arts & music festival, road race add to fun in Union City
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The confluence of two Union City events – a festival and a 5K run – on Sept. 20 provided for a day of art, music, athletics, philanthropy, and just plain fun. The annual Washington Park Live! Arts ...
Dangerous stunt
Teenager arrested after scaling Weehawken tower
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
“We’re not confirming the name of the juvenile that was arrested because there are confidentiality issues due to his age,” said Gene Rubino, spokesperson for the Hudson County prosecutor’s office. ...
Novel Night returns for fifth volume
Dinner parties in residents’ homes revolve on literary themes
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
When restauranteur Joyce Flinn decided to host a dinner at Schnackenberg’s Luncheonette for the upcoming fifth addition of the Hoboken Public Library’s Novel Night, she wanted to pick a 1930s-era n...
BRIEFS
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Family Health Fair Set for Oct. 4 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church Palisades Medical Center and St. Joseph of the Palisades Church are teaming up to sponsor a Family Health Fair on Saturday, O...
What do you need?
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless and near-homeless; fundraiser next wk
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no money for food after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson Co...
Gambling summit
Politicians discuss impact of bringing casinos to the Meadowlands
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Two weeks after unveiling a “vision plan” for the Meadowlands sport complex – including two new hotels, four casino spaces, a convention center, and a monorail “people mover” – the Meadowlands Regi...
Coldwell Banker New Homes offers ‘quick delivery’ condos
The Thread in Union City holds its grand opening Sept. 20 – 21
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing at the helix of the Lincoln Tunnel with 180-degree views of Manhattan, The Thread, a 15-story upscale condominium in Union City, will host a special grand opening of units now available fo...
BRIEFS
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
UC school district wins financial reporting award for 12th year The Union City School District has received the Association of School Business Officials International’s (ASBO) Certificate of Excell...
Big fair at Washington Park this weekend
Annual festival on Union City/Jersey City Heights border
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
On Saturday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Washington Park Association of Hudson County, Inc. will unleash a lineup of entertainers, visual artists and more at the fifth annual Washington Park L...
Golden girl
WNY woman views 50 years of change through kitchen window
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 14, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Much has changed in West New York over the past 50 years. The once-industrial town has experienced residential growth, an increase in restaurants and retailers, and a boom in cultural diversity. Ma...