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Conspiracy, or serial killer?
Two theories offered on unsolved 1974 murder of NB teens
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
“I can still picture it in my mind all these years later, that moment when they opened the curtain,” said Nancy Pryor. “When I saw the body, she had been gone a couple of days and had been beaten. ...
Can swapping save the planet?
In one local town, a clever recycling idea
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
“I like the whole idea of meeting your neighbors,” said Secaucus resident Goethy Revollo. “And also ‘reduce, reuse, recycle.’” The “three Rs” are the watchwords of the Secaucus Swappies, a group es...
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Do you own an item of Weehawken history? The Weehawken Historical Commission, now located at the VFW building at 309 Park Ave., is seeking donations of Weehawken memorabilia of historical significa...
Let it snow
Fears of ‘historic’ blizzard kept people inside
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Call it meh-mageddon. The streets of Weehawken on Monday were covered with snow, white and peaceful and quiet, but the “historic” blizzard predicted by weather forecasters for Tuesday failed to mat...
Local brewers are what’s on tap
Three craft beers being created in Hudson County’s towns
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is the smallest and most densely-populated county in New Jersey, and the sixth most densely-populated county in America. With all those people living here, it brings a question to the...
Filming on the Bluff
Thriller movie shot in Weehawken
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Hollywood came to Weehawken last month when a new film underwent principal photography in the tony Bluff section overlooking the Hudson River. The name of the movie is “Manhattan Nocturne,” accordi...
Cell phones, blood, and a bar tab
How local law enforcement caught the alleged hit-and-run driver
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The driver who allegedly slammed into brothers Michael Viruet, 20, and Adrian, 11, in North Bergen on Nov. 14, sending both to the hospital with critical injuries, never stopped his car, law enforc...
Interior Motif adds custom home organization systems
Offers custom closet, pantry, home office, wall bed design and installation services
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A hometown favorite for interior decorating, Interior Motif has added custom closet design to its repertoire of home decorating services. Beginning immediately, Interior Motif will offer free in-ho...
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Restaurant Week discounts and specials start Monday Hudson County Restaurant Week will feature great deals at local places to eat. The week-long extravaganza lasts from Jan. 26 to Feb...
‘A great brotherhood’
10 new firefighters sworn in, all vets
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 5 5 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s one of the most dangerous jobs in the country,” said Chief Frank Montagne. Few people would dispute that. Yet 10 men eagerly took the oath as firemen in the North Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRF...

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The ‘Power List’
The Hudson Reporter’s fourth annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Al Sullivan, Carlo Davis, Art Schwartz, and Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writers