Jersey City teachers’ union signs contract with school district
Mar 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – After a weekend of intense negotiations, the Jersey City Board of Education came to an agreement with the Jersey City Education Association late on Sunday. “The Jersey City Board of E...
GAUGHRAN, JAMES F.
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held March 9 for James F. Gaughran, 74, of North Bergen. He passed away March 5. An Army veteran of Vietnam, he was a retired worker at the North Bergen M.U.A. He was the husb...
UPDATE: Transformer explosion darkens western Jersey City and briefly blips Hoboken
Mar 18, 2018 | 7 7 comments | 206 206 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Parts of western Jersey City lost power after 11 p.m. on Saturday night and remained in the dark for nearly four hours -- and residents five miles away in Hoboken lost power for ju...
FERRANTE, JOSEPH PAUL
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place March 10 for Joseph Paul Ferrante, 86, of Ft. Pierce, Fla. He passed away surrounded by his family on March 3. He was born and raised in Union City and moved to Ft. Pier...
Youthful disobedience
High school students engage in extra protest after anti-gun walkout
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
The real story behind North Bergen High School students’ participation in the national student walkout against gun violence on March 14 began after it ended. After the 17-minute demonstration on Jo...
Strike!
School board fails to act on teachers’ last offer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
After more than eight months of tough contract negotiations, Jersey City teachers walked off the job on Friday, March 16 after the Board of Education failed to approve a final offer. The school boa...
GUIDA, FRANCESCO
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered March 10 at St. Ann Church, Hoboken, for Francesco Guida, 84, of Hoboken. He passed away in his home surrounded by his family on March 6. Francesco was born in Calabria, ...
SCOREBOARD
Secaucus’ Lopez: A profile in courage
by Jim Hague
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Lanay Lopez was always an active young lady who became involved in sports after moving from Pennsylvania to Secaucus when she was in second grade. Almost instantly, Lopez was drawn to the sport of ...
Faith and hope
Jersey City students walk out in support of gun control
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 549 549 recommendations | email to a friend
Students from Jersey City’s public and private schools participated in the National School Walkout on Wednesday, joining students across the nation to protest the lack of action by Congress to impl...
LETOURNEAUT, MANUEL DE JESUS
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered March 10 at St. Marys Church, West New York, for Manuel De Jesus Letourneaut, 91, of Wantage, formerly of West New York. He passed away March 5. Born in Cuba, he was a wa...