Hoboken mayoral hopeful announces slate for council
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HOBOKEN -- On Friday Council President Jen Giattino announced her ticket for council people at large. The mayor and three council-at-large seats are up for election in November. "They share my visi...
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The Hoboken City Council and the public will hear a presentation at Wednesday’s council meeting about the mayor’s new proposed agreement with Suez Water. It could provide the city with more funds f...
Union City Officer Dies in multi-vehicle crash, third loss to department in seven months
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UNION CITY--The Union City Police Department lost another officer in a multi-vehicle crash Thursday, according to a department press release. At 6:30 p.m. July 27, both Union City and North Bergen ...
Comedy film based on local author's novel, starring Jersey City native Nathan Lane, avail for home viewing
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HOBOKEN -- A comedy movie starring Broadway legend (and Jersey City native) Nathan Lane -- adapted from a humorous novel by Hoboken resident Caren Lissner -- is now available for home viewing on th...
West New York man fatally stabbed in Guttenberg
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GUTTENBERG -- A West New York man was fatally stabbed in the tiny waterfront town of Guttenberg Friday evening, according to a press release from the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office. At 9:45 p.m....
Waterfront makeover is a go
Exchange Place Special Improvement District budget approved
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A divided City Council approved a $3 million budget for the newly-established Exchange Place Special Improvement District on July 19, despite only getting the actual details just prior to the vote....
A high school for women aged 17-29
18 graduate from Kenmare High
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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“A careful woman I have to be, a little one who follows me, I do not care go astray, for fear they’ll go the same way,” student Brittany Caston wrote in a poem at Kenmare High School this year. Cas...
Council to vote on water agreement Wednesday
Suez would pay for more repairs, but residents will see rate increase
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Hoboken City Council and the public will hear a presentation at Wednesday’s council meeting about the mayor’s new proposed agreement with Suez Water. It could provide the city with more funds f...
Everyday heroes honored by City Council
Belmont Avenue residents rescued victims of burning building
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Jameel Harper was preparing for a job interview on April 19 when he smelled smoke inside his Belmont Avenue apartment. The neighborhood has a history of tragic fires, including one in 2013 that des...
Against the odds
Mayor reflects on health one year after stroke
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Mayor Michael Gonnelli doesn't remember much of June 8, 2016, and he'd probably like to keep it that way. “I was making a protein shake, because I make a shake every day before dinner,” he said. “A...