Monday morning water main break in Hoboken
Mar 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The city of Hoboken announced a water main break around First and Clinton streets shortly after 6 a.m. on Monday. Some residents even at the other end of town reported low or no water pr...
A whole new world
Developers break ground on residences in former Pep Boys lot
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Men in hard hats moved across the Jersey City site that had once housed a Pep Boys auto center last Wednesday, working with coordinated tenacity and marking the beginning of what may be the city’s ...
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A memorial service took place March 7 for Thomas Emanuel Cervelli, 70, of North Bergen. He passed away March 3. He was the partner of Simon Wang; son of Albina and the late Thomas Cervelli; brother...
Gonnelli appointed to Sports Authority by Christie
Represents 14 towns in Meadowlands District
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently, Gov. Chris Christie, who has been out on the national campaign trail, made a pit stop in the state just long enough to file a slew of nominations and appointments, some of which had been ...
Is Kennedy Blvd. too dangerous?
Two teenagers mourned after car plows into them
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds of votive candles flickered on a North Bergen sidewalk across the street from Union City High School last week, where two teenagers were killed on March 5 by a car whose driver was alleged...
‘This was a person... This was my son’
Mother of murdered man asks council to shut store where crime occurred
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
A day after the National Action Network held an anti-violence rally in Jersey City, members appeared before the Jersey City Council to protest the reopening of a store known among them as a battleg...
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A funeral service was held Feb. 26 at Mt. Sinai Full Gospel Church 53-73 Prescott St., Jersey City, for Tyrell Mathew Hardy Sr. 31, of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 16. He was born in Jersey Cit...
Putting a price tag on Lepre-con
Can Hoboken ‘solve’ holiday house parties and pub crawls?
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 6 6 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have suggestions about how to stem the number of ambulance calls and crimes that occur around holiday-themed bar crawls and house parties in Hoboken, the city is all ears. Despite having 200...
New condos and parks in a neighborhood near you
Densely populated Hudson County sees growth in residential units
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite the dense population of residents who already call Hudson County home – 660,282 in a 62-square-mile span according to the 2013 United States Census count – local officials have been snippin...
Third-grader wins statewide contest
Poster to be displayed at international conference in AC
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Isabella Vacquez’s ambition is to be an artist “as famous as Picasso.” And as the statewide winner in a poster contest for second and third graders, she’s well on her way. The contest was sponsored...