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Learn to save someone who’s OD’ing
Free Narcan training offered
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported a 200 percent increase between 2000 and 2014 in overdose deaths involving pain relievers and heroin. In New Jersey, 1,253 drug and opiate ove...
Latin twist on the Beatles, reggae
Local band performs in UC, WNY, and at Maxwell’s
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Local Hudson County Latin-fusion rock band Larrosa has been performing around Union City, West New York, and Hoboken, adding a Latin twist to artists like the Beatles and Incubus. They were schedul...
New campus
Building for High Tech High School expected 2018
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
In September 2018, 1,200 students will attend High Tech High School’s new campus at Laurel Hill County Park in Secaucus. The current facility in North Bergen is being sold and will no longer be use...
A giant passes
Influential politico ‘Buddy’ Demellier dies at 68
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Although not a familiar face to much of the public, Harold “Buddy” Demellier Jr., who died on May 23 as the result of cardiac arrest, will be remembered as the man who kept Hudson County roads runn...
St. Augustine School has a birthday
Recognizes three honorees on 125th anniversary celebration
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Saint Augustine School celebrated its 125th anniversary on April 27 at the Sister Roberta O’Hea Scholarship Dinner. The three honorees of the evening were The Honorable Edward Defazio, Judy Barrios...
CarePoint Health publishes extent of regional support
Organization is having a tangible impact on Hudson County residents
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s Sunday morning, and the CarePoint Health Mobile Medical van pulls up to its designated parking space outside the Bayonne Senior Center. The seniors step on board one at a time, to get their bl...
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West New York awarded $80,000 for clean communities initiatives Mayor Felix Roque and the Board of Commissioners have announced that the Town of West New York was awarded a Clean Communities Grant ...
‘A treat of true perfection’
In pursuit of the delicious Honduran baleada
by Alison Rodriguez
Reporter Correspondent
May 15, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
I moved to Union City for love. Fresh out of college and head over heels for my future husband, a Union City native, I moved to Hudson County. Having spent my formative years in places where the fo...
Watery views
Residents can take Meadowlands pontoon boat, canoe tours
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority will begin offering pontoon boat and canoe tours of the Hackensack River, some embarking from Secaucus, on Tuesday, June 7 through Saturday, Sept. 17. The...
Dressing up
Art show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
International, regional, and local artists will show off their works in “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts,” a show at Mana Contemporary gallery’s first annual fundraiser and cocktail reception on Ma...

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Little League opening ceremony
A parade, then the first game
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Town official pleads guilty
Fifth man charged in bid rig investigation
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