Passing the torch
Local police participate in annual Special Olympics Torch Run
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
In the final stretch of the Hudson County section of the 34th annual NJ Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run on June 9, Jersey City Sergeant Kevin Kot quickly rounded a corner onto Communipaw...
SCOREBOARD
Washington Park wins District 7 Little League title again
Second crown in three years for Jersey City league
by Jim Hague
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Two years ago, the Washington Park Little League 11-and-12-year-old All-Stars achieved a piece of history when they won the prestigious District 7 championship for the first time since 1969. Robert...
To Those Running for Mayor
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Can you please be very specific and concrete in your promises—and keep them? And can you address these issues? 1. Taxes. What will you do to keep taxes down—and fair? People, like myse...
Community Court – a new approach
City launches pilot program in the fall as justice reform initiative
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
In the first of what will be a series of neighborhood meetings, police officials, court staff and representatives of the community met at the Mary McLeod Bethune Life Center on July 6, attempting t...
A book publisher, author, and new Hudson County resident
Jason Pinter releases his political thriller novel this Monday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Jason Pinter, a novelist and new Hoboken resident who runs a well-respected independent publishing company, released his sixth thriller novel in June, entitled The Castle. The book was partly “insp...
An alternative to borrowing $$$ from others
New technology may help cities finance their own projects
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Cities across the country are in revival mode. Neighborhoods once isolated are now connected. Once dangerous roads are now safer for pedestrians and cyclists.Towns are facilitating projects that br...
TASTY TIDBITS
Two Hudson hurlers find home in Sussex County
Fine job by NJ.com on all-time Union City greats; farewells to Coyle, Ulrich
by Jim Hague
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Gianni Zayas and Kenny Roder were born just five days apart in 1994. Zayas was born on April 18, Roder on April 23. The two would eventually become high school baseball standouts; Zayas for North B...
GOLDEN, JANET ELISE
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 8 at St. Lawrence Church, Weehawken, for Janet Elise Golden, 76, of North Bergen. She passed away July 5 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born...
An alternative to borrowing $$$ from others
New technology may help cities finance their own projects
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Cities across the country are in revival mode. Neighborhoods once isolated are now connected. Once dangerous roads are now safer for pedestrians and cyclists.Towns are facilitating projects that br...
A new home for Jewish preschoolers
Reggio -inspired classes begin in September
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
My Little Gan, a Jewish-inspired preschool, has found a new home in western Hoboken in the Monroe Center at 720 Monroe St. Classes will begin in September for children aged 6 months to four years o...