Roque ticket sweeps WNY election
Mayor’s candidates prevail after stormy campaign season
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
In a chant that reverberated for blocks, supporters of Mayor Dr. Felix Roque shouted “Four more years!” over and over after polls closed for the West New York municipal election on May 12. In the t...
Assemblyman Garcia regarding Hola and the Hoboken Board of Education
May 17, 2015 | 4 4 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The decision by school board members to privately fund a lawsuit against the HOLA Charter school, should disqualify those board members from serving on the Hoboken Board of Education. ...
LABRIOLA, JANET ANN
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A funeral mass was offered May 13 at Immaculate Conception Church for Janet Ann Labriola, 73, of North Bergen, formerly of Hoboken. She passed away May 8. She was the wife of Joseph J. Labriola; da...
Artists, journalists at Hudson Reporter win slew of state awards
Investigative reporting, layout, photography recognized in industry contest
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Writers and graphic artists for The Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won a total of 17 awards in the competitive statewide annual Memorial Journalism Contest run by the Garden State Journalists ...
Ten new firefighters serving North Hudson
Six officers promoted in rank
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Ten new recruits joined the ranks of North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR), and six officers were promoted during a ceremony at Schuetzen Park in North Bergen. The agency fights fires in five...
Celebration in green
Annual event attracts hundreds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
At 14 months old, Carolyn Kang is already a veteran of the Secaucus Green Festival, having attended in 2014. “Last year she was just two months old,” said dad Timothy. “Now she’s able to walk and e...
Sumo in the schools
Guttenberg event raises funds for class trip
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Two very round, grimacing opponents faced off across the circular red ring while the crowd roared their support. Moments later the two foes charged – okay, waddled – toward one another, bouncing in...
Ten new firefighters serving North Hudson
Six officers promoted in rank
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Ten new recruits joined the ranks of North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR), and six officers were promoted during a ceremony at Schuetzen Park in North Bergen. The agency fights fires in five...
Hoboken Catholic teacher wins prestigious award
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Hoboken Catholic Academy teacher Margaret Girovasi was one of thirty-nine educators recognized at Xavier HS in Manhattan with the prestigious Ignatian Educator Award. In September, each of the 280 ...
Gold warns: May need public vote on school tax levy next year
Also: Teacher’s union head asks members to donate to legal fight against charter school expansion
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
When the administration of interim Hoboken Schools Superintendent Dr. Richard Brockel presented its final budget for the 2015-2016 school year two weeks ago, it only needed to convince a majority o...