Cats, dogs, chain stores, schools, and more
Council pulls, repeals, tables several ordinances
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
In a session rife with second thoughts and uncertainty that strongly resembled the “Who’s on First” Abbott & Costello sketch, the City Council last week pulled, repealed, or tabled several local or...
Urban jewels
Annual garden tour features old world charm, contemporary ideas
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Historical Museum will host its summer fundraiser, the Annual Secret Garden Tour, on Sunday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. According to Melissa Abernathy of the Hoboken Historical Museum...
Taking back parking
Out-of-town drivers put strain on Jersey City, Union City
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 418 418 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City’s recent enforcement of a permit parking ordinance adopted last year has pushed more non-resident drivers to park in Jersey City's Heights neighborhood, residents and officials in Jersey...
Safe balconies
Housing Authority celebrates improvements to senior building
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Forty six years ago, when Freeholder Anthony Vainieri was 8 years old, he used to visit his grandparents at the Terrace Apartments senior buildings. That was right after the buildings first opened ...
Hudson Reporter newspapers win slew of state awards
Garden State Journalists Association fetes writing, graphics, photography
by Reporter Staff
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 11 writing, 12 photography, and six layout awards in the prestigious 2016 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually b...
Demonstrating for peace
Weehawken citizens hold monthly actions promoting global non-conflicts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
On a recent Sunday afternoon, Evelyn and Jim Dette stood at Weehawken’s Soldiers and Sailors monument in Hamilton Park overlooking the town’s waterfront. They held signs up to the passing traffic s...
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated at St. Joseph R. C. Church for Michael A. Manzo, 88. He passed away suddenly at home on May 20. Born in Duronia, Italy, he emigrated to the United States i...
Memorial wins Hudson County Tournament title
Tigers capture their first county crown since 2008
by Jim Hague
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Danny Marroquin remembers the days when the Memorial High School baseball team would absolutely terrorize Hudson County. After all, this is the same Memorial program that captured the mythical nati...
Police Beat
Compiled By Marilyn Baer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Wrong way! On Sunday May 21 at 4:13 a.m., 25-year-old West Windsor resident Pabel Lizardo was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated in a school zone, reckle...
Murphy holds rallies in Hudson County
Former ambassador promises to stand up to Trump if elected governor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
In a last minute push to solidify his political base, Phil Murphy, the leading candidate in the Democratic primary for governor (the election will be held June 6), brought his road show to Jersey C...