Mac and cheese cook-off at Hoboken High School
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Think you have the best macaroni and cheese? The Hoboken High School Parent Teacher Organization, a non-profit, will host a macaroni and cheese cook-off on Sunday, Jan. 31. Organizers say...
Jersey City Medical Center hosts asthma risk assessment
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- To kick off the BEAM (Breathe Easier with Asthma) program, representatives of the Wealth from Health Program at Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health provided on-site asthma ris...
15 Union City McDonald’s managers complete ‘English Under the Arches’ program
Jan 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY – A graduation ceremony was held at the Quintana Organization in Union City on Dec. 22 to celebrate the most recent graduates of McDonald’s “English Under the Arches” (EUA), an English a...
Bayonne warming center open overnight Monday
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Fire House Recreation Center at 597 Broadway (near 27th Street), the city’s warming center, will be open overnight on Monday, Jan. 18, due to the extreme cold, Mayor James Davis annou...
Is Hoboken officially the ‘Mile Square City’?
Delving into the longstanding nickname
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 17, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
The same way New Yorkers call their city The Big Apple, many people refer to Hoboken as the “Mile-Square City” or “Mile Square City”. Despite the fact that the city covers 1.27 square miles on land...
We simply must do something!
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The word resilience is the key word to impede into our minds before another disaster besiege right through the great City of Hoboken again. Through the efforts of Mayor Dawn Zimmer the...
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Private funeral services have been held for Jason S. Bederka, 39, of North Bergen. He passed away Jan. 11 at home. He was born in Hoboken. Jason worked for GNG Trucking in Newark. He was the son of...
The top cop speaks
Hoboken Chief Ferrante talks Halloween, scandals, lower crime rates
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 17, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Being a Hoboken police officer has its unique challenges. While the murder rate has dropped to zero, police are faced with the increasing popularity of a mile-square waterfront town that draws part...
Casino compromise
Referendum will go on November ballot for casino expansion to North Jersey (and JC)
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
A feud between northern and southern New Jersey legislators came to an end this week with a compromise that will allow voters to choose if they want to expand casino gambling to the northern part o...
Hoboken is its own worst enemy
Jan 17, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Has anyone been paying attention and keeping track of all the sporadic development projects all over town? A couple of weeks ago I was walking on Willow at 14th Street and felt claustr...