Every block in Hoboken to get $1-per-hour parking meters for visitors in fall
Jun 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
After the Hoboken City Council debated parking regulations at their meeting on Wednesday night, they voted 7-2 to award a $1.5 million contract to a company to place 156 new parking meters at corne...
Fire rages on Avenue C
Jun 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - Two firefighters were injured, and 45 residents were displaced in a five-alarm fire that enveloped three buildings on Avenue C between 19th and 20th Street early Saturday morning, accordi...
Dear America
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Americans are under attack by radical Islamic terrorists, call them ISIS or call them Al Qaeda, Americans are calling it "terrorist attacks." Ever since the massacre in Boston, and the...
Hoboken residents, officials, Muslim clergy speak at vigil for Orlando victims
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Just before Wednesday night’s City Council meeting began in Hoboken, hundreds of residents stood outside City Hall with white candles, under both the American flag and a gay pride flag, ...
Do the reval now!
Residents urge city to push ahead
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 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...
This is a test
Some high schools soar, others struggling to improve on SATs
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Last month, the state released the average SAT scores for each high school in the state for the 2014-2015 school year, allowing residents to compare how their district did on the standardized test,...
Jonathon soars
Autistic student with great grades and black belt is on way to High Tech High
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
“A lot of times, people think autistic means ‘suffer,’ but he overcame a lot of that. He didn’t give up,” said the mother of Jonathan Negron, 13, last week. Before Jonathon was born, his mother, Hi...
‘We are Orlando!’
Jersey City shows its pride and its outrage
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 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 | 44 44 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...
For adults, kids, and pets
Ribbon cutting held for waterfront gazebo, dog park, playgrounds, nature trail
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Local officials cut the ribbon on Tuesday June 14, for a new waterfront gazebo in Millcreek Point Park. It’s adjacent to a dog park, nature trails, and playground areas. Kids can enjoy a new rock w...