When should Jersey City vote?
Council approves election move referendum; delays 100 Steps naming
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Council has agreed to put a referendum on next fall’s Nov. 3 ballot asking voters if they want to move municipal elections from May to November. Acting on a recommendation by Mayor ...
Cell phones, blood, and a bar tab
How local law enforcement caught the alleged hit-and-run driver
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The driver who allegedly slammed into brothers Michael Viruet, 20, and Adrian, 11, in North Bergen on Nov. 14, sending both to the hospital with critical injuries, never stopped his car, law enforc...
The Monarch luxury rental community continues its hot leasing pace into 2015
New construction rentals continue to impress marketplace
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The Monarch, the luxury rental community located directly across from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, continues to be one of the most popular new rental communities in New Jersey. Since its deb...
Guttenberg PD on the case
Police handling wide variety of offenses
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Burglary, assault, drugs, DWI. The Guttenberg police have been busy cleaning up the streets recently, arresting wrongdoers for a variety of offenses. On Monday, Dec. 29 a resident on 68th Street he...
Hudson Catholic’s track team makes history at NJSIAA Relays
Captures Non-Public B state crown; first-ever in Hudson County
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A year ago, the Hudson Catholic boys’ track team went to the NJSIAA Relays at the Bennett Center in Toms River and came away with four team points in the Non-Public B championships, good for 13th p...
St. Augustine students write letters
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St. Augustine School, Union City had a great day last month! Students from Grades pre-K through grade 3 went outside to their school parking to see their letters to Jolly St. Nick put outside their...
Portrait of the apes
Local artist is an advocate for vanishing primates
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Richard Moglia is not an easy person to describe in a few words. That’s because he has so many facets, so many interests, so many careers. He’s a personal trainer and a national champion bodybuilde...
Keep ‘God’ in the pledge of allegiance
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Dear Editor: In the early 1950s the phrase “under God” was so rightfully added to our Pledge of Allegiance to our great flag in this great country. This was and continues to be a refreshing and sti...
DEP: Hoboken flood barriers 7 to 10 years away
Levees could reach as much as 16 feet above sea level
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Après le déluge, la bureaucratie. Some 813 days after Superstorm Sandy made landfall in New Jersey, and 232 days after a flood mitigation proposal for the Lower Hudson won $230 million in the feder...
County agency failures led to $2 million in lost aid
Not-for profit agency most effective in county for Sandy fund distribution
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has lost more than $2 million out of $4 million in Superstorm Sandy renter and home owner relief because agencies assigned to the task of finding people in need failed to reach out in...