Missed connections and a lost locket
Craigslist helps local people look for loved ones – and an item from grandma
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
On Aug. 1, a 29-year-old North Bergen man saw a “beautiful blonde lady on a Boulevard East bus to New York.” He didn’t talk to her, and certainly didn’t get her contact information. His only hope w...
Over 1,000 pages by September!
Kids’ summer reading assignments are piling up
by Jessica Sulima
Reporter correspondent
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
For honors students in high schools around Hudson County, summer vacation has been invaded this year by men named Shakespeare, Sophocles, and Aristotle – and even a woman named Ayn Rand. Freshman H...
Canine memories
Photographer captures spirit of dying dogs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The old saying claims that cats have nine lives. But what about dogs? For Jersey City photographer Jenna Leigh Teti, keeping the memory of pet canines has become something of a mission – especially...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
BRIEFS
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
NoHu Int’l Short Film Festival seeking entries for 2014 Submissions are being accepted in all categories for the seventh annual NoHu International Short Film Festival to be held from Oct. 14 to 18 ...
A day like no other
40 years since Nixon resigned
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a seminal moment in United States history: a sitting president, steeped in controversy, on the verge of impeachment, resigning in front of his country on live television, and then departing ...
Renovations for dangerous areas
Fixes for 495 approach to tunnel, Route 3 ramp
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Plans are underway for major repairs on the 495 approach to the Lincoln Tunnel, an approach that lies between Union City and Weehawken. The viaduct over Route 1 and 9 will be resurfaced and additio...
Honey do
Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Antonio Quinlan didn’t get into it for the honey. He got started raising bees because of his allergies. “Honey helps with the allergies,” he said. “It’s homeopathic medicine but you have to take it...
Reader essay
Fathers – date your daughters
by Niecy R.
Reporter correspondent
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
[Editor’s Note: This is an essay submitted by a reader in Union City. ] When I first thought of this article a lot of people (well, friends) said, “Hey Niecy, are you losing it? What are you writin...