A long journey to happiness Jersey City author debuts memoir ‘Cads, Princes, & Best Friends’

In her writing debut, Cads, Princes & Best Friends, Danielle Coulanges boldly exposes the intimate choices and consequences that brought her through difficult heartbreaks and toxic friendships. From a place of newfound happiness, Coulanges examines her previous 10 years, and invites us to share in her personal journey. The Jersey City author shows us pieces …

Fight for freedom
Son shares father’s gripping tale of Holocaust

Hoboken’s leafy squares, bustling shops, and friendly neighborhoods couldn’t be further from a place called Terezin: a grim, bricked fortress northwest of Prague where the Gestapo set up a concentration camp for Jews. Many of them were transported from there to the ovens of Auschwitz during World War II. Manfred Gans experienced both extremes. _____________ …

Son shares father’s gripping tale of Holocaust

Real Housewives of New Jersey – The Tables Are Turned

The Finale Editor’s note: Hoboken-based comedienne Eileen Budd has been writing our recaps of the Bravo TV reality series “The Real Housewives of New Jersey.” Enjoy them? Have a comment? Comment below! Well, the last episode of the season got off to an easy start with Dina visiting Teresa in her new castle. As Dina …

Real Housewives of New Jersey – The Tables Are Turned

The Finale Editor’s note: Hoboken-based comedienne Eileen Budd has been writing our recaps of the Bravo TV reality series “The Real Housewives of New Jersey.” Enjoy them? Have a comment? Comment below! Well, the last episode of the season got off to an easy start with Dina visiting Teresa in her new castle. As Dina …

North Bergen Briefs

Babylon VBS will host church event Babylon Vacation Bible School will present, “Daniel’s Courage in Captivity,” an event featuring a story about Daniel and his friends, who kept their faith in a faithless culture. The free event will take place Monday, April 9 to Friday, April 13 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the Gospel …

RECAP: The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Season 2, Episode 5– visit to Hoboken included!!

(Editor’s Note: Hoboken-based comedienne Eileen Budd is back with another recap of the show that makes us feel better about ourselves, because we’ve convinced ourselves we’re so much better than them — The Real Housewives of New Jersey.) Girls, guns, and goombas The episode starts with Joe and Teresa bringing home baby Audriana and discussing …

A very young hero Kindergarten boy recalls school drill during home fire

Michelle Garrett was clearing the top of her refrigerator when she noticed smoke oozing from the stove. When she opened the oven door, flames shot out. “I yelled to Daniel [her 5-year-old son] that there was a fire in the house and that he and Alex [his 3-and-a-half-year-old brother] should go outside,” she recalled later. …