Development on the railyard at city’s southern border
Proposal calls for 24-story tower, new pedestrian plaza
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
NJ Transit and its developer LCOR will be permitted to build up to 2.3 million square feet of new mixed-use development, with the highest buildings up to 24 stories or 330 feet, under the final dra...
Dr. Lyles, teacher’s contract are the issues
Eight candidates run for three seats in Jersey City Board of Education election
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Two slates of three candidates and two independents are running to fill three seats for three-year terms in the Board of Education election to be decided Tuesday, Nov. 4. The biggest issues are the...
Vote for all the children of Hoboken
Nov 02, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It is my pleasure to support Frances Rhodes-Kearns and Peter Biancamano for the Hoboken Board of Education. Both candidates are incumbents and both candidates have been watchdogs on th...
LOVE, DEACON DARRELL LEE, SR.
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Oct. 24 at Faith Everflow Ministry, Jersey City, for Deacon Darrell Lee Love Sr. of Jersey City. He passed away on Oct. 16. He was the husband of Deaconess Carol Love. F...
High-rise residents meet at urban gardens
From kale to bees, common space fosters social interaction, education
by Eileen Budd
Reporter Correspondent
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Maya Iyengar has a special interest in The Lenox, the 300-unit Union City building where she lives with her elderly mother. She’s not only the current vice president of the Board of Directors, she ...
High-rise residents meet at urban gardens
From kale to bees, common space fosters social interaction, education
by Eileen Budd
Reporter Correspondent
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Maya Iyengar has a special interest in The Lenox, the 300-unit Union City building where she lives with her elderly mother. She’s not only the current vice president of the Board of Directors, she ...
A bard’s trip through hell
Hudson Shakespeare tours Dante’s inferno at Harsimus Cemetery
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Who would disagree that William Shakespeare covered just about every aspect of human experience and emotion? On Oct. 11, the Hudson Shakespeare Company set out to prove the point with “The Infernal...
Support for the real superheroes
Sam’s Club treats Huber St. teachers to lunch and $50 gift certificates
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers at the Huber Street School got a welcome treat when they took their lunch break on Tuesday, Oct. 7. Waiting for them was a free luncheon spread of meats, cheeses, fresh rolls, soft drinks,...
Still confused about Tuesday’s school board race?
Summing up the candidates and controversial issues
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 19 19 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
From the very outset, the most remarkable thing about the three slates running for the Hoboken Board of Education on Tuesday is who they are trying not to be. The “Kids First” political group, whic...
The trouble with Washington Street – Part 2
Nov 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: One of the many facets of the city’s proposed Washington Street re-design is the impact on parking: on parallel, angle, and temporary double parking. Parking on Hoboken’s main street i...