Caught on camera
Schools get 225 security devices installed, WiFi enhanced
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Behind a closed door in the administrative area of North Bergen High School sits a huge monitor, upon which are displayed dozens of images from throughout the building and vicinity. The same images...
Golden girl
WNY woman views 50 years of change through kitchen window
by Vincent J. Fitzgerald
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Much has changed in West New York over the past 50 years. The once-industrial town has experienced residential growth, an increase in restaurants and retailers, and a boom in cultural diversity. Ma...
Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
What do you need?
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless and near-homeless; fundraiser next wk
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no money for food after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson Co...
Fashion – Jersey City style
Fashion Week kicks off with a lot of local talent
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
For the third year in a row, Desha Jackson’s DLJ Give to Live Foundation will present four days’ worth of fashion events to raise money for Jersey City-based community organizations. Fashion Week g...
Catching the buzz
New documentary from Hoboken-based director encourages everyone to become ‘bee people’
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Most people know if they are a dog person or a cat person, but what about a bee person? A new documentary directed by Hoboken resident David Knappe explores the extraordinary characters who are dra...
Give them the contract they deserve
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Giving our teachers a fair and equitable contract earlier this week, Bayonne took a major step towards supporting a strong education system by giving their teachers a fair and equitabl...
TREMBLAY, JESSIE
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Sept. 4 at St. Michael’s Church, Union, for Jessie Tremblay, 88, of Union, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away Sept. 1. Born in Beaumont, Texas, Jessi...
SCOREBOARD
Prep handling state’s top ranking with ease
Marauders open season with big win over Maryland school
by Jim Hague
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Rich Hansen said that he’s been in this position before, coaching a St. Peter’s Prep football team that was ranked No. 1 in the entire state and placed among the very best high school squads in the...
Starting school right
Back-to-school drive provides free school supplies
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A parade of kids made their way around the tables inside the North Bergen Recreation Center on Tuesday, Sept. 2. They selected items from a vast array of supplies in preparation for the upcoming sc...