Just a piece of cloth but born on June 14, 1777
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Believed originated by a school teacher B.J. Cigrand in 1885 as Flag Day birthday, President Harry Truman signed congressional Act in 1949 stating with Betsy Ross Version of 13-5 point...
Celebrating their heritage
Cuban Day Parade fills chilly streets with cheer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the chilly air felt more like March than June, people came out last weekend to march in and view the 2017 The Hudson County Cuban Day Parade, which starts in North Bergen and runs through ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City schools may see cut of $8.5 million in state aid While not the drastic loss that some have predicted, Jersey City schools could see $8.5 million in state aid cut if a legislative compro...
Mayor Gonnelli
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Dear Editor: I wanted to take a minute to thank Mayor Gonnelli for his unwavering support and commitment to local substance abuse prevention efforts in both Secaucus and Hudson County.   Oftentimes...
Hoboken and Jersey City school districts could lose some state aid if gov approves proposal
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- Hoboken's public school district, one of the 30 districts in the state that gets special aid, could lose 7.7 percent of the additional state funding it gets. State Sen. President Stephen ...
WPA Music in the Park Series begins July 8
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JERSEY CITY -- On Saturday, July 8 from 5 to 7 p.m., the Washington Park Association of Hudson County, Inc. (WPA) will hold an enchanting evening of local music and entertainment as part of this su...
Did you miss these stories from Bayonne?
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
The big winners in this year’s June primary elections were not even on the ballot. Both Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop hunkered down in their respective campaign headq...
Jersey City man fatally shot near MLK Drive
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Alshaakir Talmadge, 20, of Jersey City, who suffered apparent gunshot wounds to the upper body during an incident near the area of Martin Luther King Drive and Union Street, was prono...
EDITOR’S LETTER 07030
Soccer, Anyone?
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Y ikes, we didn’t plan it this way, but it turns out that we have not one, but three stories that either are about soccer or tangentially about soccer. We talked to Leo Pellegrini about the Hoboken...
Body of Knowledge 07030
A Hoboken oceanographer discovers where the currents carry the bodies
by Kate Rounds
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A round 11 a.m. on the Friday before Christmas of 2005, a postal truck ran off the road on the 1/9 truck route eastbound in Kearny, damaging the concrete gate that closes the road when the Lincoln ...