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A day to remember
Veterans honored in numerous gatherings around Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Praise for the armed forces, present and past, was never so abundant than during this year’s Veterans Day events around Hudson County, as people gathered from the tip of Bayonne to the steps of Wes...
Local musician prepares comeback after 20 year absence
An old friend helps pave the way
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken resident Derwyn Holder is a self-described serial musician. “I started out with tenor sax,” he says, “and then bass, oh that was for a long time, and then…” he catches himself and thinks ...
Spider-Man tackles breast cancer!
Limited edition comic promotes NB entertainment website
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Spider-Man has come to North Bergen. His mission: to help local resident Michael Kanik launch his new TotallyPopCulture.com website. And to raise a few bucks for breast cancer research while he’s a...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Nov 16, 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 neig...
Quite a feast
Weehawken Girl Scouts learn outdoor cookery
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Some of Weehawken’s older Girl Scouts gathered in their leader’s yard and home recently to practice “foil cooking,” where girls selected their own foil recipes, provided all the uncooked and unprep...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Animal League presents Tricky Tray on Dec. 5 The Hudson County Animal League will present a Holiday Gift Extravaganza Tricky Tray on Friday, Dec. 5 at St. Michael’s Community Center, 21 East 23 St....
Weehawken seniors enjoy Sinatra tribute
Girl Scouts work as wait staff serving refreshments
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Senior citizens of Weehawken were recently treated to an “Evening with Sinatra” at the Weehawken Elks last month. The tribute, starring Patrick Jude Petrullo, came courtesy of Mayor Richard Turner ...
Watching for deadly enterovirus
Local experts emphasize precautions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A strain of the enterovirus that killed a 4-year-old Hamilton Township boy in September has caused concern for a multitude of parents. Local healthcare professionals and daycare-center officials sa...
Season of giving
Fundraising event launches campaign against homelessness
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Meteorologists are forecasting another brutal winter this year. Imagine you have no house or apartment to go to. That’s the case for all too many individuals in Hudson County and elsewhere. And tha...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...

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Your move!
Modern dance festival relocates from JC to Hoboken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer