Spreading the news
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hoboken Early Childhood Advisory Council (HECAC) is a group of parents and community volunteers who are active participants in the assessment of needs and resources, as it pertains...
Another reval!
Exploding condo prices prompt second property reassessment
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Less than a year after it completed its first property revaluation in 25 years, Hoboken is about to embark on a “rolling reassessment” program. Every year, 25 percent of properties will be inspecte...
Season of giving
Fundraising event launches campaign against homelessness
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Meteorologists are forecasting another brutal winter this year. Imagine you have no house or apartment to go to. That’s the case for all too many individuals in Hudson County and elsewhere. And tha...
Light rail closer to extending to Bergen County
With no $$ from feds, local mayors meet to ask for state funds
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Seeking to get state-funding for the long stalled Bergen County arm of the Hudson Bergen Light Rail, elected officials including West New York Mayor Felix Roque gathered at the of Exchange Place tr...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...
Watching for deadly enterovirus
Local experts emphasize precautions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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A strain of the enterovirus that killed a 4-year-old Hamilton Township boy in September has caused concern for a multitude of parents. Local healthcare professionals and daycare-center officials sa...
Parents express concerns about schools
Town Council addresses intimidation, retaliation
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Parents expressed concerns with the public schools during the public portion of the Secaucus Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Residents Jenna Winter and Victoria Surdykowski, who recently ...
MELUSO, MARIA
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A funeral mass was offered Nov. 6 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Maria Meluso, 74, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Nov. 2. Maria was born in Sant’ A...
City’s lack of attention
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Dear Editor: Last spring the city did a street improvement project along Newark Avenue from Summit Avenue west to Tonnelle. New sidewalks were installed and that job was a mess. New street lights w...