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Do the reval now!
Residents urge city to push ahead
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents speaking out in the public portion of the June 15 meeting of the City Council urged the city to push ahead with a state-ordered property revaluation. Joan Terrell, an African-American res...
‘We are Orlando!’
Jersey City shows its pride and its outrage
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Holding candles and wearing rainbow-colored ribbons, thousands filled the Newark Avenue pedestrian plaza on June 14 in a show of solidarity with the victims of the June 12 shooting in a gay nightcl...
We’re going to need more shelf space
Hudson Reporter writers, photographers, artists win awards in two statewide contests
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently accepted 13 writing, 11 photography, and six layout awards in the prestigious 2016 Memorial Journalism Awards run annua...
Discovering the art inside herself
Stefania Panepinto has become a fixture in the Powerhouse arts district
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Although Stefania Panepinto took some art classes in high school and college, she didn’t imagine herself becoming an artist. When the idea eventually came to her, she thought she had started too la...
Challenge yourself
Hudson Play is an indoor ninja obstacle course for kids and adults
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
If you love Ninja Warrior, you’re going to love Hudson Play – an indoor obstacle park that has a Ninja Warrior course including speed wall rock climbing feature, a warped wall, and a host of other ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Husband and wife found dead on Summit Avenue Raymond S. Haddad, 54, and Monica L. Haddad, husband and wife, were pronounced dead at about 7:15 a.m. on June 14 in what authorities believe to be a mu...
Hudson goes for Clinton and Trump
Fake sample ballots, distributed in North Hudson, omit several candidates
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County helped Hillary Clinton handily defeat U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders to win the Democratic presidential nomination on Tuesday. Meanwhile, Donald Trump continued his victory at the Republica...
It’s about time
The Class of 2016 graduates at Marist High School
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
In her address to fellow graduates on June 4, Salutatorian Lia Finnegan declared that memories of the last four years at Marist High School would not fade with time. Memories for Finnegan might inc...
Get a taste of Jersey City
Look for JC Project Eats in June
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
For the fourth year, JC Project Eats will unveil new and unusual dishes for the dining public in a street fair-like setting in front of City Hall. The two-day event, on June 18 and 19 from 11 a.m. ...
Poignant memories of Muhammad Ali
Locals recall trips the champ made to Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Muhammad Ali died on June 3, sparking worldwide mourning and stirring up memories among those who knew him, met him, or saw his prize fights. But few realize that Ali made several trips to Hudson C...

past weeks news

Remembering heroes
Jersey City commemorates Memorial Day
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer

Learn to save someone who’s OD’ing
Free Narcan training offered
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer

A sense of style
Dress for Success art show was a real success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer

Is Kennedy Boulevard safe?
Another fatal accident; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer