“Saving the reservoir”
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Al Sullivan, Thank you for your report on the celebration of “saving the reservoir” in Weehawken/Union City. Sometime in the mid 1990’s when I first met Mayor Brian P. Stack (then campaigning)...
Your chimney can be deadly
Getting your fireplaces, boilers, plumbing ready for winter
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though winter is still more than seven weeks away, it’s not too soon to start readying for the harshest of all seasons, according to Hudson County home improvement experts. Plumbing and heatin...
Still rockin’
Bar/None Records owner talks about 30 years of music business survival
by Darren Paltrowitz
Reporter Correspondent
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A local institution for almost 30 years, Bar/None Records was founded in Hoboken by Tom Prendergast in early 1986 and is now based in Weehawken. The company has released multiple titles that have s...
Getting animals adopted
Local ‘Paws Fest’ a success with kids, teachers, pet owners
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Strong winds and a steady rain could not stop county residents from rescuing, caring for, and adopting four-legged friends when a group of animal advocate groups hosted Paw Fest at Ellsworth Park i...
Your fire insurance premiums may decrease
Improved rating of Fire Department could impact premiums
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR), the fire department serving Guttenberg, North Bergen, Union City, Weehawken, and West New York, was recently ranked among the top 2 percent of departm...
Financial advisers need to look out for their clients' interests, not their own
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Dear Editor: As difficult as it is in NJ to save for your retirement; the least you deserve is a financial advisor who not only works hard to protect and grow your assets but also puts your interes...
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Dear Editor: As part of World Stroke Day on Oct. 29, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association is asking New Jersey to sing a tune that could save lives. The F.A.S.T. Song helps pe...
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A funeral service was held for James "Plug" Trowbridge, 55. He died Nov. 5 at Jersey City Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, he was the son of the late Joan and James Trowbridge. He w...
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Jersey City Council endorses a $15 an hour minimum wage for NJ On a national day of action in the fight for a $15 an hour minimum wage, the Jersey City Council passed a resolution by a vote of 8-0 ...
Lincoln’s Harrison, a do-everything wonder, enjoys memorable game against Dickinson
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Jason Harrison began playing football like most Jersey City kids, running under passes on the streets, in Harrison’s case, his neighborhood of Seidler Street in Jersey City’s Bergen-Lafayette secti...