A new lake
Freeholder Anthony Vainieri Discusses $4M Braddock Park renovations
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Freeholder Anthony Vainieri, State Sen. Nicholas Sacco, and Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for the start of a $4 million project to replace Woodcliff Lak...
The Brown family says thanks
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We wish to thank all the wonderful people who came and gave beautiful cards and flowers and paid their respects to Robert J. Irving, known to his loved ones as “Bobby Tic Toc.” It was ...
Fight the Donald, locally
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Dear Editor: Many wonder how they can voice their anger at Donald Trump, his policies, and make lasting positive change. While voters in other states only have the opportunity to express their ange...
SCOREBOARD
Snyder boys poised to make noise in Hudson County tourney
by Jim Hague
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The Snyder High School boys’ basketball team was absolutely ravaged by the pomp and circumstance of graduation last June. “We lost eight seniors to graduation,” said veteran Snyder head coach Shelt...
Love and friendship
Senior citizens enjoy Valentine's Day luncheon
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 354 354 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City's older lovebirds got to celebrate Valentine's Day early, as the city held its annual Senior Citizens Valentine's Day Luncheon on Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Colin Powell School. Members of...
A walk to remember
Jersey City cops host 5k walk for fallen officers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people may not realize that 140 police officers were killed in the line of duty nationwide in 2016. But for Police Detective Ed Dolan, that’s a statistic he can’t forget. So in order to pay tr...
Thank you for voting in support of park in Southwest Hoboken
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thank you Council members for voting in support of a much needed resiliency park in Southwest Hoboken which will increase green space in our area, alleviate the pressure on the parks f...
Union City becomes a sanctuary city
Commissioners vote for designation
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City has become the second municipality in Hudson County (after Jersey City) to designate itself a sanctuary city in the wake of Donald Trump’s executive order pressuring municipalities to re...
Making Hoboken bars safer
New program trains employees to prevent sexual assault
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Meika Roberson, resident and chief medical officer of Hoboken University Medical Center, saw a local need for sexual assault training, particularly in this city of young bar patrons. “I thought, ‘W...
Class trip provides firsthand lessons
High school students visit Avora condominium construction site
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
A brand new elective course, Principles of Engineering Design, became available to juniors and seniors at Weehawken High School this year, and its 29 students are already gaining some real world en...