Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Sept. 12 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Rose M. Hawrylak, 81. She died Sept. 4, peacefully at her home with her family at her side. A lifelong resident of Jer...
Animals at risk for abuse
Some towns getting tougher with enforcement
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Two dogs were sweltering in a car in 90-degree temperatures in a parking lot in Secaucus until someone reported their owner. Five dogs were killed after someone allegedly fed them liverwurst doused...
New car share operator crosses finish line
Zipcar places 46 vehicles throughout city
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Zipcar first came into New Jersey with a few cars in Hoboken in 2002, and now they are the city’s official car share operator. A ribbon-cutting this past Thursday, Sept. 17 marked the partnership –...
‘A historic moment’
Esther Suarez sworn in, first Latino and female county prosecutor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
“Let me get this out of the way from the beginning,” said Esther Suarez, newly sworn in as the first Hispanic and first woman prosecutor in Hudson County history. “There is a lot of discussion and ...
Cops arrest man with chainsaw for alleged threats
Busy time for Guttenberg police, with high-speed pursuit ending in crash
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
In this, the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Guttenberg Police Department, officers in the tiny town have been busy. Recently, they found themselves face to face with an allegedly drunken ...
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A mass of Christian burial was held Sept. 12 at St. Joseph’s Church for Rose O’Koren, 94. She passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Sept. 8. Born in Italy, Rose immigrated to the Uni...
Why Frank Raia wants your vote
Sep 20, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am running for the City Council because of my deep commitment to the residents of the 3rd Ward. The upcoming November Election is crucial to Hoboken's future, and will decide the dir...
Parking, advertising, and how to grow
Town provides programs to help support local businesses
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Just last month Secaucus was ranked the fourth best place to start a business in New Jersey by the number-crunching site NerdWallet, making it the only Hudson County municipality in the top 100. Wh...
A literary scene grows in West New York
Indie bookstore’s open mic night attracting dozens
by Melissa Heule
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
A crowd of sometimes 30 or more literature lovers gathers each week at B&F Books at 6-60th St. in West New York, one of the few independent bookstores in the area, to participate in open mic readin...
Whip-smart young women
Union City, Jersey City girls learn to code
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Traditionally, it was boys who went into technical careers. But three whip-smart young women from Hudson County are blazing a trail. Last month, the girls graduated from a seven-week Girls Who Code...