City will keep fighting for waterfront parkland
Hoboken and NY Waterway go toe to toe
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
After the NJ Transit Board of Directors pulled a measure to buy waterfront property in Hoboken from its agenda on Monday, local officials and residents took it as a victory and hope a new administr...
‘There was food and water strewn on the floor’
Local officials save 51 animals from Union City apartment
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 784 784 recommendations | email to a friend
Local police, volunteers, and animal control officials saved an estimated 33 poodles, 15 birds, and three cats from what they said was a roach-infested apartment in Union City, on Jan. 10. The owne...
'I lived through it'
Holocaust survivors share experiences with local students
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen sixth, seventh, and eighth graders learned about the Holocaust from two survivors who spoke at the John F. Kennedy School Jan. 12. “It was good,” said Yalanin, an eighth grader at the ...
The folks who control your county tax dollars
New county freeholders, clerk sworn in at inauguration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
Two new Hudson County freeholders and a new county clerk were sworn in at the annual inauguration ceremony at Jersey City's Hudson County Administration Annex, Jan. 11. The nine-member Hudson Count...
The folks who control your county tax dollars
New county freeholders, clerk sworn in at inauguration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 696 696 recommendations | email to a friend
Two new Hudson County freeholders and a new county clerk were sworn in at the annual inauguration ceremony at Jersey City's Hudson County Administration Annex, Jan. 11. The nine-member Hudson Count...
Friendship and acceptance
Mile Square Theater to present ‘Driving Miss Daisy’
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 360 360 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mile Square Theatre will kick off its 2018 season with Alfred Uhry’s Pulitzer Prize winning play “Driving Miss Daisy” from Jan. 31 to Feb. 25. “When looking for a play to open the 2018 season, ...
McCANN, THOMAS ROBERT
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Jan. 13 for Thomas Robert McCann, 79, of North Bergen. He passed away Jan. 4. He was born in Jersey City and lived most of his life in North Bergen. Thomas was a dock wor...
Gov. Murphy sets new course for Democratic Party
Seen as positive leader, looks at transit operations, vows to end ‘us vs. them’ politics
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 709 709 recommendations | email to a friend
A few days before Phil Murphy took the oath of office as the 56th governor of New Jersey on Tuesday, he took a tour of Hudson County via public transportation. Starting in Hoboken, he boarded the m...
No tunnel of love
NJ officials call for feds to live up to agreement
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
If New Jersey and New York cannot work out an agreement so the Trump administration pays the federal share for a proposed new Hudson River tunnel, the desperately-needed Gateway Project may well be...
SCOREBOARD
Redwing girls are flying high
Huge overtime win over Kearny puts Hoboken at 8-2
by Jim Hague
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Ryan Sorafine knew that the way his Hoboken High School girls’ basketball season ended the 2016-17 season last March would be beneficial to his team’s fortunes this year. “I think it absolutely hel...