Learning from letters
Secaucus police hold pizza party for students who wrote to them
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in January, second-grade students at the Huber Street School wrote friendly letters to members of the Secaucus Police Department as part of a unit on how to write letters. On Feb. 28, the Seca...
‘Five Finger Discount’ documentary wins raves
Local author’s novel hits the screen
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
For most people with a living memory of Jersey City Mayor Frank Hague, it is either one of love or hate. But the new PBS documentary based on the memoir “Five-Finger Discount: A Crooked Family Hist...
MADDEN, WILLIAM J.
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A funeral mass was held Feb. 28 at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hoboken, for William J. Madden of Secaucus. He passed away Feb. 23. Born in Hoboken in 1930, he was the husband of Ethel (nee Rohrer) fo...
Abatement promise abandoned
Protestors demand city give some abatement money to school district
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Wearing birthday party hats and bearing sarcastic signs to protest the city’s approval of its 70th tax abatement since Mayor Steven Fulop was sworn in three years ago, demonstrators appeared before...
MCKNIGHT, MARGUERITE A.
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Relatives and friends shared in the celebration of the Eucharist on March 8 at the funeral mass at St. Ann's in Hoboken for Marguerite A. McKnight, 78, of Hoboken, formerly of New York City. She pa...
NAACP questions county’s contract with ICE
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Dear Editor: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People- Hoboken Branch (NAACP) is questioning the validity of Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise’s decision to renew the County’...
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Reporter papers win 10 awards in statewide contest
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The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising executives for the Hudson Reporter chain of newspapers recently won 10 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jer...
After fire kills toddler, mayor targets response time
Claims squad took 40 minutes to put water on blaze
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After a nearly-2-year-old boy died in a fire on Summit Avenue last Saturday, Mayor Brian Stack complained that it took the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue squad over 40 minutes to put water o...
After fire kills toddler, mayor targets response time
Claims squad took 40 minutes to put water on blaze
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
After a nearly-2-year-old boy died in a fire on Summit Avenue last Saturday, Mayor Brian Stack complained that it took the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue squad over 40 minutes to put water o...
Hudson County and Sanctuary Cities
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Dear Editor: I am writing to express my support of the mayors in Hudson County who have declared their cities sanctuary cities. It is my hope that they resist the pressure to cave in the face of po...