Salt in the wound?
Costs skyrocket for county salt
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The county has had to buy more salt for county roads than anticipated in their budget, so they will have to find or transfer more funding to cover it. With record levels of snowfall so far this yea...
SCOREBOARD
Weehawken’s boys enjoy dramatic turnaround, thanks to mysterious newcomer
Coach McNish earns his 300th victory with the Indians
by Jim Hague
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The high school basketball season was slipping away from the Indians of Weehawken High School. Veteran coach Jake McNish was stuck with a major dilemma, as his team faced the crossroads of the seas...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Dean DeChiaro
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken assault victim tells police he was victim of ‘knockout game’ A Manhattan man who was assaulted on Sinatra Drive early Sunday morning told police that he believed he was the victim of the “k...
Here's the punch line
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Here's what Chris Christie said: "I, Chris Christie, elected Governor of the State of New Jersey, do solemnly promise and swear that I will support the Constitution of the United State...
Our heroes
First aid squad officers installed, rewarded
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On Wednesday evening, Jan. 29 in the Township Council Chambers, Mayor Richard Turner presided over the Weehawken Volunteer First Aid Squad’s annual installation of squad officers and awards ceremon...
Wolf in sheep’s clothing
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Dear Editor: Mayor Steve Fulop was basically at the right place at the right time. His wolf in sheep’s clothing antics during his tenure as councilman proved to be a deceptive disguise of a fresh n...
Shop locally
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Dear Editor: Recently we were sent a letter from our local officials in Union City imploring us to us to shop locally and patronize the merchants on both Bergenline and Summit Ave. Not owning a car...
Secaucus: NFL owes us $25,000
Super Bowl pros and cons discussed at Town Council meeting
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
While Secaucus’ pre-Super Bowl festival, “Winter Blast,” was a success, the region attracted far fewer Super Bowl tourists than expected. Officials have complained that the NFL did not do enough to...
ROZMESTER, PAULINE
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A memorial mass will be celebrated at a date to be announced for Pauline Rozmester, 86 of Hoboken. She passed away Feb. 9 at Hoboken University Medical Center. Born in Hoboken, she was a lifelong r...
Harrison Mayor McDonough dies at 65
Hudson County officials react with shock, fond memories
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In Hudson County, where political disputes create deep divides even among former political allies, the sudden death of Harrison Mayor Raymond McDonough on Feb. 11 seems to have brought about a near...