LAGUARDIA, MARGARET C.
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass will be offered Monday, Jan. 22 at Ss. Peter and Paul RC Church in Hoboken for Margaret C. Laguardia. She passed away peacefully, in the presence of her loving daughters, Jan. 17 at ...
What kind of runoff elections could Hoboken have?
One measure passes, one pulled; bar owners speak out on ‘task force’
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council, at their meeting Wednesday, discussed runoff elections, bulletproof desks, and a new public safety task force that will target bar rowdiness (see sidebar for the latter). ...
Gov. Murphy sets new course for Democratic Party
Seen as positive leader, looks at transit operations, vows to end ‘us vs. them’ politics
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
A few days before Phil Murphy took the oath of office as the 56th governor of New Jersey on Tuesday, he took a tour of Hudson County via public transportation. Starting in Hoboken, he boarded the m...
Pool, rink, new parks coming to waterfront
Township approves 3.5-acre expansion to open in 2019
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
The Township of Weehawken approved last month a 3.5-acre expansion of its waterfront recreational area, which by summer 2019 is set to include new pools. According to officials, the entire project ...
LENNON, RICHARD FRANCIS
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Jan. 16 for Richard Francis Lennon, 99, formerly of Weehawken. He passed away Jan. 11, at Care One Woodcrest Health Center, New Milford, surrounded by his family. Born in...
Fifth death at county jail
County will review ‘inhumane’ treatment at correctional facility
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
A series of deaths and attempted suicides at the Hudson County Correctional Facility (HCCF) in Kearny has caused county officials to review procedures and seek ways to lessen such incidents in the ...
City will keep fighting for waterfront parkland
Hoboken and NY Waterway go toe to toe
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
After the NJ Transit Board of Directors pulled a measure to buy waterfront property in Hoboken from its agenda on Monday, local officials and residents took it as a victory and hope a new administr...
‘There was food and water strewn on the floor’
Local officials save 51 animals from Union City apartment
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Local police, volunteers, and animal control officials saved an estimated 33 poodles, 15 birds, and three cats from what they said was a roach-infested apartment in Union City, on Jan. 10. The owne...
'I lived through it'
Holocaust survivors share experiences with local students
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen sixth, seventh, and eighth graders learned about the Holocaust from two survivors who spoke at the John F. Kennedy School Jan. 12. “It was good,” said Yalanin, an eighth grader at the ...
The folks who control your county tax dollars
New county freeholders, clerk sworn in at inauguration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Two new Hudson County freeholders and a new county clerk were sworn in at the annual inauguration ceremony at Jersey City's Hudson County Administration Annex, Jan. 11. The nine-member Hudson Count...