ORTIZ, WILFREDO J.
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Dec. 11 for Wilfredo J. Ortiz , 68, of West New York. He passed away Dec. 9. Born in Santiago, D.R. he was the owner of Metro Couriers Trucking Co. in West New York. He ...
Back on track
Development plan for rail yards approved by City Council
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council has approved a sweeping plan to turn 36 acres of defunct rail yards into a dense mixed-use neighborhood oriented around Hoboken’s public transit hub. Unquestionably the mos...
POLICE CALLED TO SECAUCUS TO DEAL WITH ZOMBIES
Thousands crowd Convention Center for oversold ‘Walker Stalker’ event
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The authorities were summoned to the Meadowlands Convention Center on Saturday afternoon to deal with an uncontrolled outbreak of zombies. It turned out the organizers of the “Walker Stalker” conve...
Tomorrow’s programmers
Grade schoolers participate in ‘Hour of Code’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s really cool because we’re learning, but it’s really a game,” said Angel Iriarte. A student in Stephanie Stern’s fifth grade class at Franklin School in North Bergen, Iriarte was teaching hims...
The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 5
Dec 21, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The proposed Washington Street re-design that the RBA Group presented at the Oct. 8 City Council meeting requires that all of the angled parking north of 8th Street be converted to bac...
Thanks to those who helped at Thanksgiving
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of my wife and myself, we would like to show our gratitude to a man that goes out of his way every year to make time to cook and slice over 150 turkeys while he runs his succ...
Unhappy with Obama’s Cuba policy
Most local politicians don’t want restrictions lifted
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The U.S. government announced Wednesday morning that Pres. Barack Obama would like to ease some of the travel and trade restrictions against Cuba that have been in place for more than 50 years, sin...
PALLADINO, MARY J.
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Dec. 18 for Mary J. Palladino, 94. She passed away on Dec. 12. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Mary was a graduate of St. Dominic High School in Jersey City and New ...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson’s Hawks shoot for fourth straight county crown
Mariniello welcomes back veteran group, including guard Barrino
by Jim Hague
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since Nick Mariniello took over the Hudson Catholic boys’ basketball program five years ago, he made sure he set the same goals. “Every year, our goal is to win the league, the county, the sta...
Letters to Santa
What Hoboken kids are writing to the Hoboken Post Office
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
“Please love me for Christmas! I have tried to be a good girl,” wrote a Hoboken girl named Molly, before presenting an itemized list of approximately 50 items she wanted for Christmas. “Dear Santa,...