Portrait of the apes
Local artist is an advocate for vanishing primates
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Richard Moglia is not an easy person to describe in a few words. That’s because he has so many facets, so many interests, so many careers. He’s a personal trainer and a national champion bodybuilde...
The ‘Power List’
The Hudson Reporter’s fourth annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Al Sullivan, Carlo Davis, Art Schwartz, and Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writers
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
While many of Hudson County’s most influential people remain relevant year to year, their impact waxes and wanes. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, ...
Your new voices on the county freeholder board
Monday’s swearing-in represents political change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, four new freeholders joined the nine-member Hudson County Board of Freeholders, a legislative body that votes on issues such as the county budget, county roads, the jail, county schools,...
Hoboken Brand X?
Jan 18, 2015 | 9 9 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It looks like we’re about to create a brand identity for Hoboken with monies from an $880,000 NJ Economic Development Fund grant (our tax dollars at work.) Marketing consultants will o...
80-YEAR-OLD MAN SURVIVES PONTIAC PLUNGE
Senior citizen falls seven stories in Guttenberg parking garage
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Nobody saw it happen. Nobody heard the tremendous crash. In the very heart of the crowded Galaxy Towers Condominium, a strange and spectacular accident took place and nobody even knew it occurred –...
SCOREBOARD
North Bergen girls’ coach Reardon battles on
Tackling cancer diagnosis with what he does best, leading the Bruins
by Jim Hague
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dan Reardon didn’t think much of having a sore throat and swollen glands last summer. But a routine trip to the doctor turned out to be the veteran North Bergen High School girls’ basketball coach’...
Garcia applauds Port Authority for dropping service cuts
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Democracy is indeed alive and well. Here’s the proof. When a plan to cut overnight PATH train service was unveiled in the midst of the holidays there was a collective chorus of voices ...
TRIPODI, MARIA
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Jan. 12 at Our Lady of Grace R.C. Church in Fairview for Maria Tripodi, 80, of North Bergen. She passed away on Jan. 9. Maria was born in Italy and was a homemaker. She w...
What’s taking so long?
Some of the emergency generators from 2013 will go into housing projects in spring
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
After a year and a half of waiting, the Hoboken Housing Authority has approved funding to install some of the backup power generators it purchased after Superstorm Sandy. Fourteen of the mammoth me...
Making it real
Local filmmaker creates feel-good movie with a bit of grit
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The National Guard Armory buzzed with activity on a cold day in January. Kids from around Jersey City gathered in every corner of the vast arena-sized place, putting on sports gear, before leaping ...