Hamilton Park Summer Concert Series dates announced
Free concerts every Sunday evening against NYC skyline
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Summer is right around the corner, and that means the 2016 Hamilton Park Sunday Concert Series will once again begin, highlighting local talent. The series is a chance to relax with friends and fam...
Always remembered
Union City park honors six police killed in line of duty
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
A new park opened in Union City on the corner of Eleventh and West streets last month, dedicated to the six Union City police officers who have been killed in the line of duty. Union City Police Ch...
Is Kennedy Boulevard safe?
After fatal accident earlier this year; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
David Porto, 43, of Jersey City, was fatally struck by a northbound Ford F-350 pickup truck on Kennedy Blvd. in Bayonne between 30th and 31st streets on Wednesday afternoon, April 27 while trying t...
Let’s be Frank
Singers pay tribute to hometown hero, Sinatra-style
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Sixteen crooners took the stage at Sinatra Park on the Hoboken waterfront on Thursday night for the 10th annual Frank Sinatra Idol Contest, drawing contestants from around the country to mimic the ...
Get a taste of Jersey City
Look for JC Project Eats in June
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
For the fourth year, JC Project Eats will unveil new and unusual dishes for the dining public in a street fair-like setting in front of City Hall. The two-day event, on June 18 and 19 from 11 a.m. ...
Cuban pride on the march
North Hudson hosts 15th annual parade and festival
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
North Hudson paid homage to its Cuban population with the 15th annual Cuban Parade and Festival of New Jersey last Sunday, kicking off in North Bergen. And despite a rainy start, nothing could damp...
BRACKINS, DEACON HURLEY, SR.
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Funeral services were held June 3 at the Salem Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Deacon Hurley Brackins Sr. "Mr. Hurley" of Jersey City. He passed away on May 26. He was the husband of Deaconess Nin...
Hudson goes for Clinton and Trump
Fake sample ballots, distributed in North Hudson, omit several candidates
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County helped Hillary Clinton handily defeat U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders to win the Democratic presidential nomination on Tuesday, and Donald Trump continued his victory at the Republican side ...
Poignant memories of Muhammad Ali
Locals recall trips the champ made to Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Muhammad Ali died on June 3, sparking worldwide mourning and stirring up memories among those who knew him, met him, or saw his prize fights. But few realize that Ali made several trips to Hudson C...
86 cats, dogs, rescued from cages
10 euthanized after discovery in WNY house
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
For the third time in six months, a case of apparent animal hoarding has come to light in North Hudson. In the worst incident yet, law enforcement officials discovered 81 cats and five dogs in smal...