A response to Trump deportation order
Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Committee moves city ID program forward
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking the first steps to discharge their new and likely significant responsibilities, the Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Commission reviewed and gave its blessing to the new city identification pro...
Community policing
North Bergen cops hold informal meeting with residents
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen police officers held one of their monthly TAPS (Township Alternative Policing Strategy) meetings at the Uptown Library May 16. The department has been holding meetings to allow residen...
Fur-ever homes
Local rescue group fosters animals in need of permanent homes
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Rescuzilla is a Hoboken-based animal rescue group made up of a network of volunteers willing to take care of animals as they wait for adoption. According to Katherine Good, who has run the group fo...
Re: Councilman DeFusco
May 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: He gave an exceptional example of participation in his ward at the last council meeting, concerning the new plans for Newark Street to Willow, which this newspaper has seen to skip ove...
MICHANE, KAREN MULLINS
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place May 18 at St. Joseph's Church for Karen Mullins Michane of Hoboken. She passed away at home surrounded by her family on May 15. Born in Jersey City, the daughter of the late...
Maestros in North Bergen
High school holds annual art show
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers touched down at North Bergen High School’s annual art show May 17, prepared not to fight off intergalactic threats, but to showcase the latest efforts from various...
SCOREBOARD
Olympic gold medal winning wrestler Maroulis resides in Jersey City
by Jim Hague
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
How about this for an interesting piece of information? We have an Olympic gold medal winner living amongst us all in Jersey City. That’s right, someone who captured the gold last summer in Rio now...
Riding to remember
Police Unity Tour pauses in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
With local officials and residents waiting near the city’s statue to fallen police on Montgomery Street in Jersey City on May 9, nearly 200 people on bicycles made their way from New York City’s 9/...
Alligator spotted in Secaucus
DPW worker saw reptile at pond three days before kids’ event
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
A local DPW worker spotted a two-and-a-half-foot alligator in the town’s Duck Pond on Wednesday, May 3, Mayor Michael Gonnelli confirmed last week. The Duck Pond has no fence around it and children...
Good jobs and a clean environment: perfect together
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There was a time when the debate over the nation’s economic future boiled down to the question: “Do you want a clean environment, or good jobs?” In reality, New Jersey is showing that ...