Man found dead near Journal Square
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The cause of death of a 59-year-old man near the Journal Square PATH station on Aug. 22 is being investigated by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office. Jersey City police officers found the man’s b...
Final free summer concert in Guttenberg postponed from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
GUTTENBERG – The Infernos, the final Guttenberg Summer Concert of the 2015 season, has been postponed from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2. All are invited to attend the outdoor event. The concert takes place o...
Power play
City gets county to take back grant money from the Loew’s
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
In what appears to be his latest attempt to get control of the Historic Landmark Loew’s Theater, Mayor Steven Fulop has successfully persuaded the county to redirect $300,000 of an Open Space Trust...
AMATO, MICHELE
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 17 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Michele Amato, 73, of Hoboken. He passed away Aug. 13 in Jersey City. A retired employee with the David & Company Folding Box...
City lifts suspension on PSE&G projects
Utility quickly reaches an agreement after a ban on its street work
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Steven Fulop has lifted the suspension on all PSE&G construction work in Jersey City he imposed on Aug. 17 after the utility company and the city came to an agreement on a re-paving schedule ...
BERCKES, ADELIA
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Aug. 19 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Adelia Berckes, of Secaucus. She passed away Aug.15. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. to John and Mabel Sturnick. The ol...
BERRY, JEAN
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 20 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Jean Berry (Barone), 95, a longtime resident of Secaucus and Florida who was a former employee in Clarendon Public ...
Wet and wild
NB kids enjoy day of ‘Fun with a Cop’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
The “perp” raced across the open field, weapon in hand. Officer Saray Durango matched him in speed, sprinting at high speed on a scorching summer afternoon. Unfortunately, Police pursuits happen al...
Teach your students – don’t text or ‘friend’ them
Some schools serious about social media bans; others duck the question
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers may be people like everyone else, but writing casual comments on social media just like a regular person can get them into hot water pretty quickly if they’re not careful. Fortunately, mos...
Seventeen take petitions for November race
Aug. 31 deadline to run for City Council
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 8 8 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
It may not feel like it in the summer heat, but Hoboken’s November municipal elections are just 72 days away. Though three school board positions and two state Assembly seats are up for grabs, the ...