A math genius in Secaucus
Local student places in top 5 percent in national challenge
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Assimilating to a new country is seldom a simple task. One thing that has helped Chaoyi “Joey” Liang learn the language was his skill at crunching numbers. “Mathematics teaches English, so the voca...
Unique businesses blossom here
Hudson County’s charms lure new companies, big and small
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
Like a boom town in the Old West, Hudson County has seen a slew of big and boutique businesses flock here to take advantage of the location and amenities the area offers. “During the past three and...
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Funeral services were held April 20 for Charlotte Mary Benson, 77, of Belvidere. She passed away April 14. Charlotte was born in Paterson to Lawrence and Eleanor. She was an educator for the North ...
Local students named to Lehigh Dean’s List
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Geraphy Reyes, of Union City, NJ, was named to the Dean's List at Lehigh University in the Fall 2016 semester. Dean's List status is awarded to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or be...
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Funeral services took place April 13 at St. John’s Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Rev. Namon Burroughs of Jersey City. He passed away April 5. He was the husband of the late Evelyn Burroughs, fat...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Man charged with simple assault   On April 14 at 9:38 p.m. Officer Marco Grossman and Special Police Officer Matt Rossi arrested Jersey City resident Julian Villafane, 22, and charged him with terr...
The good, the bad, and the broken links
A ranking of local cities’ websites
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
In the olden days -- about 10 or 15 years ago – city websites contained only a few details, if they existed at all. Nowadays, for the most computer literate residents, they can help residents get p...
Comedy Festival takes over Hoboken, Secaucus
‘Insult comedian’ to heckle Hoboken pedestrians for reality show
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Those who appreciate the classic insult comedy of Don Rickles, Rodney Dangerfield, and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog are in for a treat when Jimmie Lee, an offensive dentist and comedian, will take ...
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A memorial service was held April 20 for Michael J. Dalton, 73, of Ceiba, PR, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away March 22. Born in Jersey City, Michael was a graduate of the American Academy of Dr...
Chiaravalloti, McKnight, fight to hold 31st District
Rookie legislators campaign for second term
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The race is on to represent the 31st Legislative District in the NJ State Assembly as Democratic incumbents Nicholas Chiaravalloti and Angela McKnight defend their seats against new challengers in ...