Hudson County Division of Engineering Wins Award for 76th Street Arch Bridge Replacement
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
THIS BRIDGE WAS A WINNER-The Hudson County Division of Engineering was recently honored with a "Distinguished Award for Engineering Excellence" from the American Council of Engineering Companies of...
Final phases of $5 million waterfront park underway
New playgrounds and river garden to come
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Work began last week on a pair of playgrounds and an overlook garden just south of the ferry terminal on the Weehawken waterfront. The garden area will measure approximately half an acre, while the...
Jersey City author who witnessed Sept. 11 attacks presents book at University of Cambridge (UK)
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A homegrown author, R.C. Mulcahy, presented his Sept. 11 novel at Cambridge’s Saint John’s College on Friday evening, April 25. The event included a black-tie dinner with the author honored for his...
Going with Romano
May 25, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Friends: I have always viewed an endorsement as an act of self aggrandizement. After all who am I to tell anyone who to vote for? But we will get to that. First let me backup and mention that ...
Here’s who you can vote for on June 3
Three freeholder seats disputed in Democratic Primary
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 3, voters in West New York, Weehawken, Union City, Guttenberg, North Bergen, and Secaucus can go to the polls to choose one of two candidates in the Democratic primary to serve on the Board...
Is Hoboken’s booting policy illegal?
State lawmaker will tighten language to stop cities from using ‘gray area’
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Last week, a Monmouth County-based state assemblyman told the press that Hoboken’s widespread use of wheel clamps – colloquially known as “boots” – was perhaps illegal, referring to a state statute...
Summer means fun!
Secaucus has packed schedule for all ages; pool is open
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
It’ll be hard to get bored in Secaucus this summer. The town is sponsoring a wide variety of music, movies, events, activities, day camps, sports, and more. The annual Summer Concert Series began t...
McGinley Square redevelopment approved
And council bans displays on walls of 22-story St. Peter’s building
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council voted on May 14 to approve a redevelopment plan that will advance two different projects while curtailing large video displays on the side of a proposed tower to be built by a loca...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - North Bergen Residents
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following North Bergen residents have attained honor roll status for the third marking period of 2013-...
Hoboken Board of Education was dissembling, divisive and accountability dodging
May 25, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Taxpayers and parents witnessed an unfortunate spectacle at the May 6 Board of Education meeting for next year’s school budget. The Board of Education blamed a handful of potential lay...