Seriously disappointed in Mayor Zimmer
Feb 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to address this letter to Mayor Zimmer. Mayor Zimmer, I am impressed with the courage that you have displayed in your publicly coming forward to reveal the ugly quid pro t...
Students build underwater bomb-finding drone
$15K Defense Dept. project in Hoboken
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Feb 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
A team of students at the Stevens Institute of Technology unveiled on Wednesday an unmanned submarine designed to locate and gather intelligence about suspected unexploded bombs sitting on the ocea...
Jersey City Medical Center holds Special Olympics Flag Raising Ceremony
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Joseph Scott, President/CEO, Jersey City Medical Center, poses with hospital staff during the raising of the hospital’s 2014 Special Olympics USA Games flag on Tuesday.
Super Bowl and more
Council meeting addresses Winter Blast event; home heat issues, gives praise
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Winter Blast, a Super Bowl-themed festival in Secaucus, was among the main topics discussed at the Town Council meeting on Jan. 28. The council members discussed not only plans for the event — at t...
Super reception for Super Bowl teams
Fans brave the cold at Jersey City hotels
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When Mike Cuozzo showed up at the Hyatt Hotel in Jersey City on Jan. 26, the crowd booed him. He was dressed up in the green uniform of a Seattle Seahawk, while many of the people in the crowd awai...
Here's the punch line
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Dear Editor: Here's what Chris Christie said: "I, Chris Christie, elected Governor of the State of New Jersey, do solemnly promise and swear that I will support the Constitution of the United State...
PRINS, WILLIAM, JR.
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A funeral service was held Jan. 28 for William Prins, Jr., 54, of Jersey City, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away Jan. 25 at his home. William worked as a laborer at St. Mary’s Hospital in Hoboken...
The ‘Power List’
The Reporter’s third annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Dean DeChiaro and Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writers
Feb 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
You don’t have to be a politician to have influence in Hudson County, but it sure does help. However, you could be an artist, an activist, or even a group of people with similar interests and still...
Pancakes for charity
Firemen’s Ladies’ Auxiliary to raise funds for retirement home with Valentine’s Breakfast
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
For the fourth year, the Ladies’ Auxiliary of the Secaucus Exempt Firemen’s Association will hold a Valentine’s Breakfast to raise money for charitable causes. The event will take place on Sunday, ...
More than lost and found
Ferry boat captain returns lost items personally
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
When he and his staff clean up the ferry boat at the end of the day, Capt. Mike Muia, a 15-year veteran of New York Waterways, usually finds things that people leave behind. Generally, staff that w...