Hudson may get female prosecutor
Esther Suarez, nominated by Christie, would be first woman and Hispanic in post
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez was nominated as the new Hudson County prosecutor on Wednesday by Gov. Christopher Christie. If approved by the state Senate, she will become the first Hispanic a...
Students tour veterans’ museum
Roosevelt sixth graders guests of VFW post
Jun 28, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Roosevelt School sixth graders recently visited the Veterans Museum at Bayonne VFW Post 226. A group of 44 students and their teachers were hosted by the Weehawken VFW Post 1923. The students liste...
Ooh! Ahhhhh!
Places where you can and can’t see the fireworks this year
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
You can go to Bayonne or Jersey City to see Fourth of July fireworks, but not North Bergen, West New York, Weehawken, or Hoboken. You can go to Secaucus as well, but their celebration is two days b...
It’s not a bird or a plane, it’s fireworks – here is where to find them.
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
You can go to Bayonne or Jersey City to see Fourth of July fireworks, but not North Bergen, West New York, Weehawken, or Hoboken. You can go to Secaucus as well, but their celebration is two days b...
McGreevey speaks at Union City graduation
Ceremony focuses on the past, present and future
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
“No matter what else you achieve in your lives, this moment right now is blessed,” said former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey to 766 graduates of Union City High School on Wednesday night. “But it i...
Ooh! Ahhhhh!
Places where you can and can’t see the fireworks this year
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
You can go to Bayonne or Jersey City to see Fourth of July fireworks, but not North Bergen, West New York, Weehawken, or Hoboken. You can go to Secaucus as well, but their celebration is two days b...
HURLEY, MICHAEL D.
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A memorial mass took place June 27 at St. Rose of Lima Church in Newtown, Conn., for Michael D. Hurley, 76. He passed away May 29 with his wife of 43 years by his side, after a courageous battle wi...
Redwings take flight
81 graduates made up Hoboken High School Class of ‘15
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
After the tassels were turned and the caps were tossed, a group of newly minted graduates of Hoboken Junior Senior High School piled together at the center of the football field at John F. Kennedy ...
Jersey City adds six new fire vehicles
Biggest upgrade in a decade
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Fire Chief Gene Giancaspo moved around the green at Liberty State Park on June 24 like a kid on Christmas Eve, pausing to inspect each of the six new fire vehicles that were added to the fleet this...
Farm fresh at your table
New farmers markets add healthy options to local fare
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Nowadays residents of North Hudson can hardly toss a tomato without hitting a farmers market. New markets have cropped up in Union City and North Bergen, joining existing ones in neighboring commun...