Showing off their stuff
Jersey City artist tour gave a glimpse of where they work
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
For those who attended this year’s Jersey City Art & Studio Tour, the event was almost too large and sprawling to take in, and the wisest art lovers picked selective sites to visit rather than tryi...
Uber drivers threatened with $1,000 fines
In Hudson County, an unequal crackdown on ridesharing
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
From solar compacting trash cans to bike sharing, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer has been a champion of technology’s ability to solve urban problems. So it’s no surprise that she has publicly come out i...
Season of giving
Fundraising event launches campaign against homelessness
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Standing unused
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Dear Editor: I’m writing regarding the situation at 180 Ninth Street, a.k.a. the Cordero Annex, previously the Golden Door Charter School. This past spring the Fulop Administration and the Jersey C...
MELEOS, DANIEL
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A mass of Christian burial was held Nov. 5 at St. Anne’s Church for Daniel Meleos, 87, of Jersey City. He passed away Nov. 2 at home surrounded by his family. Born in Montclair, Daniel spent more t...
Spreading the news
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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
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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...