MEHOS, EVA
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The funeral liturgy was performed March 21 at Evangelismos Greek Orthodox Church, Jersey City, for Eva (Evangelia) Mehos, 77, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully after a ...
Veterans’ open house
Event will offer info on benefits and a sympathetic ear
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
For many veterans returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan, there is often no rest from the battle for their lives. Instead of enemies in foreign fields, they must battle indifference, poverty, and...
Clock Towers complex gets more time
Confusion over how to keep affordable apartments in building
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council has moved to preserve affordable housing in one of the city’s longstanding affordable housing buildings, for now. With a sunset provision deadline looming on March 26, the City Cou...
Arrivederci, Puccini’s!
Landmark sold as part of redevelopment plan
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Puccini’s Restaurant on Jersey City’s west side has been sold as part of a four-acre redevelopment site. With a classic Italian restaurant interior and quality food, Puccini’s has been an instituti...
MILANESI, EDITH
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated March 21 at St. Paul RC Church, Ramsey, for Edith Milanesi, 96. She died peacefully at Arden Courts in Wayne on March 15. Edith was raised in Weehawken, the daughter o...
Local boy makes bad
Guttenberg native busted for allegedly robbing four Galaxy penthouses
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A resident living in one of the Galaxy Tower’s 43rd floor penthouse apartments returned home to discover the front door splintered and the apartment ransacked. Down the hall the doors to the other ...
What’s next for the Gold Coast?
Developers and officials discuss future projects, public transit
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
As developers search for new opportunities in the Gold Coast, the 19-mile stretch of New Jersey from the Bayonne Bridge to the George Washington Bridge, they are seeing their target market of rente...
A bounty of books
How a West New York man went from hoarding books to opening a new bookstore
by Jack Silbert
Reporter correspondent
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
“Beware, Books Inside!” reads the sign within Lawrence Arteaga’s newly opened B&F Books shop in West New York. It might be a warning to Arteaga himself, who says that during his college days, “I st...
Looking 100 years old after 100 days in school
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
No, it isn’t the tough school curriculum that has these kids looking so aged. Grade 4 students at Union City’s Saint Augustine’s School recently dressed up as 100-year-old people to commemorate the...
Charter school gets nod to expand
School board members criticize ruling
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For the second time in as many years, the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) has ruled in favor of a local charter school’s expansion, over the strong objections of Hoboken’s traditional pu...