100 and counting
Bayonne daycare attendee celebrates 105th birthday
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
When Mary Gibson was born, much of the United States didn’t own a car or have an outhouse. The Great Depression hadn’t happened yet, nor had World War II—or World War I. Gibson was born in 1909, an...
Crime down in Secaucus
Most offenses decrease over year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Crime is down in most categories in Secaucus, except for certain types of theft. There were no murders or rapes reported in the town in either 2012 or 2013. The number of robberies dropped from 16 ...
Free concerts on the waterfront
Outdoor series in Weehawken begins June 25
by Reporter Staff
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
An eclectic program of summer concerts returns to the Weehawken waterfront as the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) presents Summer Concerts on the Hudson 2014, beginning Wedne...
Parking director says he’ll use fewer boots
Council also passes $107.7M budget with slight tax increase; discusses rejected development
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken plans to stop booting cars of residents with expired parking permits in anticipation of a new summons and warning system expected to be launched in early July, the city’s parkin...
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 18 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Dennis J. Mulrooney, 68. He died June 13 at Bayonne Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, the son of the late ...
Ayers enjoys homecoming with Giants
Prayers for local sports greats; Extra Innings returns next week
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s been a whirlwind five months for Robert Ayers . Ayers, the Jersey City native who played high school football for one year at Hoboken, played in the Super Bowl in MetLife Stadium in February f...
JC hosts high tech container port
Global unveils most modern facility in the nation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Global Terminals held a party to celebrate the grand opening of its $325 million expanded container port facility in lower Jersey City on June 18. Wine bottle corks popped. Food was served. Men cam...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Union City Residents
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following Union City residents have attained honor roll status for the third marking period of 2013-20...
Speaking of business
Mayor and Town Council host networking breakfast
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
“What is today about? Today is about seeing what the town of Secaucus can do for you.” Mayor Michael Gonnelli was speaking to a room full of local merchants and business people who had gathered on ...
Pride Day comes to Webster School
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Children at Webster School recently celebrated Pride Day with a variety of fun and exciting activities. Planned and sponsored by the Webster School PTPA and teacher coordinator Michael Finizio, Pri...