Get free income tax preparation help
Feb 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – United Way of Hudson County is teaming with the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program and HOPES to prepare and file federal and state income taxes for locals. The service runs through Apri...
Trump administration deals ‘serious jeopardy’ to Gateway Tunnel project
Feb 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
WASHINGTON – Federal transportation officials have assigned the Gateway rail tunnel and other components of the massive infrastructure project a new rating that further jeopardizes the chances of w...
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 12 at St. Brendan’s R.C.C., Clifton, for Joseph M. Balcer, 85, of North Bergen. He passed away Feb. 7. He was born in Jersey City to the late Joseph and Julia Balcer...
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Feb. 16 at St. Francis of Assisi, Brant Beach, for Elsie Bello, 96. She passed away Feb. 10 at Southern Ocean Medical Center. Born in Jersey City she later moved to West New...
Bad news for downtown
Residents stunned when reval results mean more taxes
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 18, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Outrage has erupted over the results of the 2017 revaluation of property in Jersey City, and it is only expected to build as the new assessments for residential property are announced. Members of t...
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Feb. 12 at St. Cecelia R.C. Church in Englewood for Robert Joseph Burke, 84 of Hoboken. He passed away Feb. 8. Robert was born in Yonkers, N.Y. and was a United States Army ...
Shutting the door on off-duty jobs for cops
City notifies feds it will end controversial program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
In a letter sent to the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Feb. 14, city official said they will end a controversial program providing off-duty jobs to cops, conceding that the program is filled wi...
Washington Street to be completed in August
Officials give update on redesign project
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 18, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken is one year into its reconstruction of its main street, Washington Street, and officials say the project will end in August. The project, approved by an 8-1 council vote in 2016, will repla...
Girl dies from flu-like symptoms
Death is second influenza-related one in NJ this season
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
A North Bergen student passed away Monday, Feb. 12 from "flu-like" symptoms, according to a statement from Superintendent of Schools Dr. George Solter. A press release from the NJ Department of Hea...
Run-off elections
Feb 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’m reading with great displeasure the interactions between the Mayor’s office and the City Council regarding the issue of run-off elections. My displeasure comes not from the stances ...