Local vets – including two in their 90s – reflect
Post 107 has seen changes over the years
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The day after the city’s Veterans Day ceremony on Wednesday -- which drew a turnout of 200 people -- five war veterans gathered at their headquarters at American Legion Post 107 on Third Street. Wa...
One surprise in WNY school board election
Two mayor-supported candidates win, but are joined by opponent
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Two school board candidates backed by West New York Mayor Felix Roque won re-election in the Tuesday, Nov. 3 election, but there was also a surprise. Mayoral critic Matthew F. Cheng also won a spot...
Court orders reval for Weehawken
Dispute continues over the time frame to do it
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The Tax Court of New Jersey has ordered the township of Weehawken to conduct a revaluation of properties as the result of a lawsuit brought by a group claiming to represent 175 homeowners along the...
Pop-up inspections
DMV and NBPD conduct traffic safety checkpoints
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Don’t have time to take your car to the inspection station? Well, you’re in luck – or maybe out of luck. Because every few months the inspection station comes to you. On Thursday, Oct. 22 the New J...
Your chimney can be deadly
Getting your fireplaces, boilers, plumbing ready for winter
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though winter is still more than seven weeks away, it’s not too soon to start readying for the harshest of all seasons, according to Hudson County home improvement experts. Plumbing and heatin...
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Funeral services were held Nov. 13 for Patricia Nina Kearney, 72 of North Bergen. She passed away Nov. 9. She was the wife of John Kearney; mother of John Joseph, Brian and his wife Lavoria, Kathy ...
Finally, a light at the end of tunnel for Snyder grid team
by Jim Hague
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For more than a decade, the losses simply continued to mount for the Snyder High School football team, like it was simply supposed to happen. The Tigers would line up on the field each week and get...
Women's Health Center at Grove Street grand opening
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Joseph Scott, President/CEO, Jersey City Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, gets help in cutting the ribbon that officially opens the new Women's Health Center at Grove Street (at 116 Newa...
Scholarship surprise!
High school senior, inspired by hard-working mother, gets award at early-morning ceremony
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If Neidelyn Pina gets her wish, next year she’ll be a freshman at Stevens Institute of Technology. And her recent receipt of a scholarship grant, courtesy of a program from Nordstrom, will help. Th...
‘We don’t forget’
Volunteers construct housing for homeless veterans
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
An army of workers in hardhats move in and out of 655 Ocean Ave. carrying out pieces of plaster and wood they dump into a larger container near the curb. The sky threatens rain, but that does not s...