NEWS UPDATE: How to help after Hoboken blaze; 'Frankie' the cat saved
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN - The fire that tore through the top of a building at 505 Washington St. around 10 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 13 was put out at approximately 2 a.m. resulting in the injuries of 14 firefighters...
Doesn’t make sense
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Dear Editor: For seven years now I’ve been conducting a weekly meeting for a vibrant group of visually impaired Hudson County seniors. The group had been funded by the North Hudson Area Agency on A...
Fire rips through top floor of Washington Street building, Hoboken
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HOBOKEN -- A fire tore through the top of a building at 505 Washington St. in Hoboken after 10 p.m. on Saturday night and was still blazing after midnight. Firefighters were streaming water onto th...
Zika virus a danger to pregnant women
Local health officials keeping an eye out
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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With Hudson County still in the grip of winter’s cold, health officials are not yet concerned about the potential spread of the zika virus through local mosquitoes. But officials in hospitals and g...
CASTROVINCI, JOANN
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A funeral mass was held Feb. 10 at St. Paul of the Cross Church, Jersey City, for Carol Castrovinci, 81, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away surrounded by her family on Feb. 7. Caro...
The lives and loves of Hoboken residents
For Valentine’s Day, singles share trials and triumphs
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Walking from Maxwell’s Tavern to Eighth Street Tavern as part of her Saturday night out, 29-year-old Jennifer Lynn Pryor of Hoboken shared a quirky and romantic love story. She has been living with...
No place to walk?
Council may increase penalties for cars parked across sidewalks
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Council voted to table an ordinance at its Feb. 10 meeting that would give city inspectors the right to issue tickets to cars blocking sidewalks. But several council members said th...
Sad eyes
County pulls $12K funding from blind seniors’ group
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Ivis Alverez has been facilitating the Hudson County Visually Impaired Program (VIP) since its inception in 2008 with $12,000 in annual funding from the Hudson County Office on Aging. This year tha...
The ‘Power List’
The Reporter’s annual movers and shakers for 2016
by Hudson Reporter staff
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The status of Hudson County’s most powerful people rises and falls from year to year. Some are more relevant one year and less so the next. Influence can mean different things, not only political p...
‘The community does not want it’
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Dear Editor: It is abundantly clear after Monday’s city council meeting that the people of Hoboken are overwhelmingly against the proposed bike lanes on Washington Street. Even the mayor’s own supp...