Affordable housing in West New York
Former handbag factory opens to residents
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and other officials came to a ribbon cutting on June 5 for 40 new affordable housing units in West New York. The new building, formerly a handbag manufacturing factory, is...
The battle begins
New Jersey City ‘Immigrant Commission’ to respond to federal order to cooperate with ICE
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The newly-formed Jersey City Immigration Commission will prepare a response to a memo from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions that ordered the city to cooperate with federal immigration enforcemen...
TASTY TIDBITS
Jersey City’s Clarke set to make boxing debut on Armory card
Prep grid standouts nominated for All-American game; Matthews gets call from USA Rugby
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It might have been over a year in the making, but Jersey City school teacher Nimoy Zilla-Clarke is set to make his debut as a professional boxer Friday night, June 16. The 36-year-old Clarke, who s...
Cherry blossoms in bloom
Seniors take a trip to Branch Brook Park
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The seniors of Weehawken were treated to a bus trip to Branch Brook Park in Essex County on Friday April 21. Despite the cold and damp, the day was brightened by the blooming cherry blossoms. Many ...
Veterans discuss military life with local students
Elysian Charter School fifth graders learn history from the source
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
In preparation for Flag Day, Hoboken veterans from American Legion Post 107 in Hoboken spoke with fifth graders at Elysian Charter School last week. Flag Day, a nationally-recognized holiday celebr...
Hudson Reporter newspapers win slew of state awards
Garden State Journalists Association fetes writing, graphics, photography
by Reporter Staff
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The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 11 writing, 12 photography, and six layout awards in the prestigious 2016 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually b...
Just a piece of cloth but born on June 14, 1777
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Dear Editor: Believed originated by a school teacher B.J. Cigrand in 1885 as Flag Day birthday, President Harry Truman signed congressional Act in 1949 stating with Betsy Ross Version of 13-5 point...
Celebrating their heritage
Cuban Day Parade fills chilly streets with cheer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the chilly air felt more like March than June, people came out last weekend to march in and view the 2017 The Hudson County Cuban Day Parade, which starts in North Bergen and runs through ...
HOBOKEN BRIEF
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Arts & Music Festival arrives this weekend The City of Hoboken will host the 24th annual Spring Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, June 11 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Due to construction along Washington ...
Just a piece of cloth but born on June 14, 1777
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Believed originated by a school teacher B.J. Cigrand in 1885 as Flag Day birthday, President Harry Truman signed congressional Act in 1949 stating with Betsy Ross Version of 13-5 point...