Weather or not
How do superintendents decide to close school?
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Winter’s only a few weeks old and already the region has suffered from some unusual weather – several snowstorms and a dangerous cold snap. Just after the new year, all local schools were closed as...
Cheerleaders and bacon cupcakes
Winter Blast events pull in local crowds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
A reported $60,000 in tickets were sold to the Secaucus “Winter Blast” festivities before the Super Bowl a week ago. After a chilly Thursday debut with a few opening night glitches and a light turn...
Use it or lose it
Some federal aid to Sandy victims not used due to poor outreach
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
A program designed to avoid foreclosures on property owners and eviction of renters who suffered from the impact of Hurricane Sandy apparently did not reach those people who might have benefited mo...
A chance to get out of the house
Hoboken Family Alliance hosting Cabin Fever event Saturday
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
As you read this article, the Hoboken Family Alliance’s (HFA) annual Cabin Fever party, an indoor carnival for children and opportunity for parents to explore options for their tots’ summer activit...
‘Angelie’s Law’ will regulate jitneys
Family of infant will get monument
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
“For many years the people of this city have been fighting a problem in North Hudson that is pervasive in our life,” said North Bergen Mayor and State Senator Nicholas Sacco. “And it was the omnibu...
Truthfulness of a politician
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently I was asked if Mayor Zimmer was telling the truth when she described her encounter with Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno in the ShopRite parking lot. I thought to myself, if o...
Frank talk about coyotes
Responses to Reporter article on coyotes in Hudson County
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 09, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Several weeks ago the Hudson Reporter ran an article about coyotes in Hudson County. Coyotes had been sighted in North Bergen, and the Housing Authority (NBHA) sent out a notice urging resident to ...
Ol’ Blue Eyes in Weehawken!
The life and music of Frank Sinatra featured in seniors show
Feb 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Senior Citizens were treated to a live musical performance recently on the life and music of Frank Sinatra courtesy of Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Council. “A Touch of Sinatra” ...
MORTON, LOURDES LIM.
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A funeral mass was celebrated Feb. 4 at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Jersey City, for Lourdes Lim Morton, 97, of Union City. She passed away Jan. 31. She was predeceased by her husband of many y...
Local residents to appear in ‘Ragtime’
Musical production based on the Doctorow novel
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Hudson County residents Paul and Staci Morin of Union City and Jessica Wigfall of Jersey City are to be featured in an upcoming production of “Ragtime.” Community theatre company Pleasant Valley Pr...