CRADDOCK, GEORGIA
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place April 26 at Monumental Baptist Church, Jersey City for Georgia Craddock, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away April 21. She was the wife of the late Watki...
All in the family?
Board of Education splits over nepotism policy proposed by state group
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Board of Education members are conflicted over a new nepotism policy that would restrict board members, administrators, and others from recommending the hiring of family members or participating in...
DALTON, ELIZABETH ANN
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A funeral mass was offered April 22 at St. Lawrence Church in Weehawken for Elizabeth Ann Dalton, 72, of Weehawken. She passed away surrounded by her family on April 17. She was born in New York Ci...
It’s official – Hoboken to get Trader Joe’s
Popular chain store expected to open by end of 2016, with minor snag
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 6 6 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Rummaging through the aisles at the Trader Joe’s in Edgewater, Weehawken resident George McDaniel was stocking up on organic apple blossoms and all-natural potato chips. His weekly six-mile trip wi...
Standing up for workers
Council introduces ordinance to set minimum hours for building service employees
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
To prevent full-time workers in some of the city’s largest buildings from being downgraded to part-time, the City Council introduced an ordinance at the April 27 meeting that would establish a mini...
Dressing up
Art show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
International, regional, and local artists will show off their works in “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts,” a show at Mana Contemporary gallery’s first annual fundraiser and cocktail reception on Ma...
VFW post holds annual pancake breakfast
What better way to meet your neighbors?
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
On Sunday Feb. 21, the Weehawken Veterans of Foreign Wars, Oulton-Kraft Post 1923 held their annual Pancake Breakfast at the Senior Nutrition Center. The center was packed with the public hungry fo...
WNY teachers protest for contracts, raises
Union says they haven’t gotten increases in several years
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers and maintenance workers in West New York have been protesting at recent Board of Education meetings because they have been without a contract since July of 2015, and say they haven’t gotte...
DICKERSON, WALTER
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was conducted April 28 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Hoboken for Walter Dickerson of Hoboken. He passed away April 19. He was the father of Walter, Phillip, B.A., Martin, David, Th...
They survived the streets
Three doctors talk about their struggle from the `hood to medical careers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
“A split second decision can change the course of your life,” said Dr. Rameck Hunt. One such moment did change his life. As a young man, he had pulled out a switchblade and then realized that he wo...