Forward Together school board slate sweeps election
Two incumbents and one political newcomer top vote count
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Two incumbents and one political newcomer will be sworn into three of the nine seats on the Hoboken Board of Education in January. Voters elected the Forward Together ticket of incumbents Jennifer ...
New stop signs coming for 86th Street
Town takes over rec center, tabled previous introductions
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
At their meeting on Wednesday Nov. 9, the Board of Commissioners introduced an ordinance to add two stop signs on 86th Street, one for the intersection of 86th Street and Newkirk Avenue and the oth...
Help for the holidays
Where to donate, volunteer, and get a free Thanksgiving meal or turkey
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
Each year, the Hudson Reporter provides information about where to get a holiday dinner if you are needy, and where to volunteer or donate supplies. Union City, Weehawken, and West New York have sc...
Youth Court advances
Council funds training program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Youth Court, a program that was started in the 1990s by then-U.S. Attorney Janet Reno, got a boost in Jersey City this week when the City Council awarded a contract to a firm to help train the part...
Hoboken businesses recognized
The Chamber of Commerce hosts awards dinner, seeks new members
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
At its fifth annual Business Awards dinner on Thursday Nov. 10 at the Elks Club, the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce presented awards in 10 categories to local businesses, business people, and agencies...
Re-Defines Jersey Strong through A New Dawn
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
An unexpected widow is changing the way society perceives loss with her new social enterprise, ‘A New Dawn’ and in doing so, is re-defining “Jersey Strong”. For the first couple of years after the ...
Help for the holidays
Where to donate, volunteer, and get a free Thanksgiving meal or turkey
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Each year, the Hudson Reporter provides information about where to get a holiday dinner if you are needy, and where to volunteer or donate supplies. Union City, Weehawken, and West New York have sc...
Why can’t cops crack down on jitney buses?
Latest accident involving child may cause a change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
The death of 11-year George Gonzalez, struck by a jitney bus on Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City on Oct. 14, is prompting new action on regulations that apply to the vehicles. As for right now, if ...
A problem for Fulop
Election outcome could spell trouble for his re-election year
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
An upset win by Chris L. Gadsden over incumbent John J. Hallanan III in a Ward B special council election combined with a split decision on the school board election may spell trouble for Mayor Ste...
SCOREBOARD
Twins’ pitcher sheds a little Light on Secaucus second graders
by Jim Hague
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Ashley Herrmann is a second grade teacher at Secaucus’ Clarendon School. Recently, the faculty at Clarendon got together to discuss the possibility of having visitors with interesting jobs coming t...