All ‘fired’ up
Public housing director terminated at contentious board meeting; will be paid $56K
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 8 8 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA) Board of Commissioners—the volunteer commission that oversees the city’s low-income public housing—voted Monday night to terminate its contract with the agency’s...
Class act
Downtown welcomes 422-unit luxury building
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
It was party time in downtown Jersey City, as the developers of the newly-opened luxury rental building at 18 Park invited their friends and supporters for a shindig on the building’s landscaped ro...
A day like no other
40 years since Nixon resigned
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a seminal moment in United States history: a sitting president, steeped in controversy, on the verge of impeachment, resigning in front of his country on live television, and then departing ...
Renovations for dangerous areas
Fixes for 495 approach to tunnel, Route 3 ramp
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Plans are underway for major repairs on the 495 approach to the Lincoln Tunnel, an approach that lies between Union City and Weehawken. The viaduct over Route 1 and 9 will be resurfaced and additio...
Renovations for dangerous areas
Fixes for 495 approach to tunnel, Route 3 ramp
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Plans are underway for major repairs on the 495 approach to the Lincoln Tunnel, an approach that lies between Union City and Weehawken. The viaduct over Route 1 and 9 will be resurfaced and additio...
Jill Biggs named to Wall Street Journal/Real trends List of Top U.S. Real Estate Professionals
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Jill Biggs, a sales associate affiliated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Hoboken, has been recognized as being among the top 200 real estate sales professionals in the nation based on...
PUCKEY, DONALD J.
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 2 at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Jersey City, for Donald J. Puckey, 66. He died July 24 at New York University Medical Center. Born in McKeesport, Pa., he lived ...
There are easy ways we can help stop the drowning
Aug 10, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last week’s Reporter noted that a woman jumped into the Hudson and that two men jumped in after her to try and save her. They couldn’t get out but, luckily, all were saved by NY and Ho...
Are the views of the public really less important?
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In a closed meeting on January 14th of this year, the Jersey City Board of Education ended its policy of broadcasting the public comments portion of its monthly meetings. Several conce...
Council awards settlement to terminated employee
Timing of public housing grant questioned; mayor will settle workmen’s comp cases
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 10, 2014 | 7 7 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council authorized Mayor Dawn Zimmer on Wednesday to pay an undisclosed amount of money to settle a suit brought by the city’s former Environmental Services Director Jennifer Maier, who al...