Still moving forward with light rail
NJ Transit takes positive view despite possible cuts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 319 319 recommendations | email to a friend
NJ Transit still plans to push forward with seven new light rail stations in Hudson and Bergen Counties, even with possible federal transportation cuts under the Donald Trump administration. Last m...
Egg hunting in Mosquito Park
New programs are emerging for historic Leonard Gordon Park
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The kids arrived on April 8 from every side of Leonard Gordon Park, many dressed up in bunny ears or other signs of the Easter season. Some held the hands of parents as they came along Kennedy Boul...
Tragedy in the Hudson
Bodies of two local men found in Weehawken Cove
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Local residents are remembering two men from the area whose bodies were found floating in Weehawken Cove on Tuesday, April 4. According to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, on that date at 8 a...
Sowing seeds
New day care holds ribbon-cutting in Weehawken
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that development is burgeoning along the Weehawken waterfront, working parents need more options for where to place their kids. Starting this month, babies and toddlers have a new space to play...
CIAPPIO, ROSE MARIE
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place April 11 at Our Lady of Libera Church, West New York, for Rose Marie Ciappio, 81, of West New York. She passed away April 6, at her home surrounded by her family. Born in ...
BRENNAN, DOROTHY
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A Mass of Christian Burial was held April 8 at Saints Peter & Paul Church, Hoboken, for Dorothy Brennan. She died at home in Mountainside on April 2. Born in Jersey City, Dorothy lived her early li...
An ongoing commitment
Golden Door continues programs to help autism research
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
April is Autism Awareness Month. But for organizers of the Golden Door International Film Festival in Jersey City, every month is a chance to stress the ongoing commitment they’ve made to help shin...
SCOREBOARD
Senseless loss of former Prep baseball great Cooney
by Jim Hague
Apr 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The time you won your town the race, We chaired you through the marketplace; Man and boy stood cheering by, As home we brought you shoulder-high. To-day, the road all runners come, Shoulder-high we...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Woman arrested for alleged identity theft Hoboken police officers Ricky Truppner and Dennis Figueroa Jr. arrested East Brunswick resident Lori Skedlesky, 46, at 8:43 p.m. April 12 and charged her w...
All-ages tribute to David Bowie
Weehawken residents team up for album fundraiser
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken resident and music producer Stephanie Mayers decided to put her experience to good use by creating a David Bowie tribute album with local and national performers, whose proceeds will go t...