Furry cops
Port Authority graduates seven new canine teams
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
One by one, Port Authority police officers and their partner dogs walked to the front of the room at the Port Authority facility in Jersey City to receive their diplomas. The Oct. 26 ceremony was a...
Hudson Catholic haunted by loss last year in state playoffs
by Jim Hague
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Catholic boys’ basketball team had just defeated St. Peter’s Prep in the Hudson County Tournament finale to capture their fifth consecutive county title. That idea itself was almost too ...
Mayor, husband can’t remove selves from lawsuit
Judge makes decision on latest claim by former housing director
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
A judge dismissed, in late October, a motion by Mayor Dawn Zimmer and her husband to remove themselves as defendants in a lawsuit filed in May of 2016 by former Hoboken public housing director Carm...
‘Friend’ your town on Facebook
Also at council meeting: New stop signs on 86th Street
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
At the commissioners meeting Tuesday, Nov. 22, Mayor Nicholas Sacco and the commissioners passed a resolution for the town to create a profile for social media outlets like Facebook and Twitter. Sa...
Fidel Castro dies at 90
Death of former leader of Cuba has local leader rethinking policies
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
For many old-time Cuban residents of Hudson County, the death of Fidel Castro is personal. Some recall fleeing his Communist regime when they were children, to take refuge in the United States. Som...
Memorial’s Willis signs with Vanderbilt
Valdez on UC’s bizarre loss in playoffs; Hagueini’s final pick
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Justin Willis knew about a year ago where he was going to go to college. The Memorial senior right-handed pitcher, coveted by a ton of NCAA Division I schools, had it in his mind that he was headed...
Come together and protect Hudson County
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Donald Trump won the electoral college, made a brief statement about bringing the country back together, and is now putting together an extreme right wing team that includes Steve Bann...
A real turkey!
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Congratulations to Leslie Rivera, 8, who is the lucky winner of the Hudson Reporter’s Turkey Lurkey Raffle. The raffle was open to readers of our eight weekly newspapers in Hudson County. All you h...
It’s A Wonderful Play
Mile-Square Theater’s ‘Wonderful Life’ continues for three more weeks
by Jeff Kreisler
Reporter correspondent
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
I have a confession to make: I’ve never seen the movie, “It’s A Wonderful Life.” Considering how omnipresent it is – especially this time of year – that’s like saying I’ve never seen “Shawshank Red...
A story of survival
Author to read tales of the East Village at Jersey City Library
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
For kids growing up in the 1960s, the East Village was always the hip place to go in New York, a remote almost mystical place where the most cutting-edge artists came together with the some of the ...