How to reclaim our Democracy
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a strong connection between the health of a democracy and the social cohesiveness of its community life. That’s why tyrants of all kinds, from time immemorial, don’t want their...
Prep’s Blair coming of age on track
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Cameron Blair was first and foremost a football player growing up. “I always played football since I was a little kid,” Blair said. “I started with track in middle school.” Blair knew that football...
We need to choose a leader we can trust
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There are many reasons Trump could destroy America. He is too proud to ask forgiveness and does not forgive others. Proverb 15:15 “The lord will destroy the house of the proud”. He div...
Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli recovering from stroke
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- The health of Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli was improving at the end of the week after he suffered a stroke on Wednesday evening, the Secaucus town website said Friday morning. On Wed...
Former Jersey City Head Start director admits $250,000 theft
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Robert E. Mays, 38, of Jersey City, admitted stealing more than $250,000 from the Jersey City Child Development Centers Inc. (“JCCDC”), an organization that provided early childhood ...
Is Kennedy Boulevard safe?
After fatal accident earlier this year; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
David Porto, 43, of Jersey City, was fatally struck by a northbound Ford F-350 pickup truck on Kennedy Blvd. in Bayonne between 30th and 31st streets on Wednesday afternoon, April 27 while trying t...
PATH to suspend weekend 33rd Street service August through December, add WTC trains
Jun 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Want to get to that party in Manhattan on weekends starting in August? You may have to take a different route. The Port Authority will be suspending train service from 12:01 a.m. on...
Double Exposure
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 179 179 recommendations | email to a friend
Seems like in this town, we’re always anticipating the future and celebrating the past all at the same time. Which is as it should be in a vibrant, ever-evolving community with deep generational ro...
Blades of Glory
A Hoboken native is a champion on ice
by Kate Rounds
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
T his story is about a sport that I’m pretty sure most of you have never heard of: synchronized skating. It’s an awesomely visual sport, so it will test my writing chops to try and explain it in wo...
Go Out! Live More!
Don’t save those exciting adventures for your AARP bucket list!
by Mario A. Martinez
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
I t’s Saturday morning in the early weeks of spring. Gray clouds that had covered the mountain peaks of Killington, Vermont, have cleared away. Snow dusts the slopes, and wind pulls at Jack Foltyns...