‘The community does not want it’
Feb 14, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It is abundantly clear after Monday’s city council meeting that the people of Hoboken are overwhelmingly against the proposed bike lanes on Washington Street. Even the mayor’s own supp...
O’CONNOR, LENA
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A funeral liturgy was celebrated Feb. 12 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Lena O’Connor, 92. She passed away Feb. 6. Lena was born in Hoboken to Nunzio and Rose Cusimano and resided i...
Protect Liberty State Park, your park, your community
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Dear Editor: The Jersey City Parks Coalition (JCPC) is a collection of 23 neighborhood and park groups throughout every ward working together to grow and improve Jersey City's park system. The Coal...
‘No bike lanes on Washington Street’
Dozens decry plan to narrow Hoboken’s main corridor for drivers
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 14, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
A palpable fervor filled the air of the city council chambers on Monday, Feb. 8 as more than a dozen residents took to the mic to condemn the city’s plan to narrow Washington Street for drivers, ma...
Seeing the beauty in the beast
JCTC putting on children’s classic through May
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Classic stories do not have to beat you over the head with their message, says Mike Leach, chief puppeteer and executive of Puppetworks, a Brooklyn-based production company putting on a show in Jer...
Zika virus a danger to pregnant women
Local health officials keeping an eye out
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
With Hudson County still in the grip of winter’s cold, health officials are not yet concerned about the potential spread of the zika virus through local mosquitoes. But officials in hospitals and g...
Important Hoboken infrastructure and design decisions
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Dear Editor: The Hoboken Quality of Life Coalition, a non-partisan, nonprofit citizen organization that has been active in Hoboken for over a decade wants to alert you to two important meetings you...
Providing opportunities to our children
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Dear Editor: Every day, local residents go above and beyond to provide our children with beneficial opportunities to help them excel educationally and athletically. In the northernmost section of J...
PERKINS, WILLIAM O. JR.
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A funeral mass took place Feb. 13 at Christ the King Catholic Church, Jersey City, for former state Assemblyman William O. Perkins, Jr. After a long illness he passed away peacefully on Feb. 5 in T...
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Sports photography classes at Snyder
Devils organize program in honor of legendary goaltender Brodeur’s late father
by Jim Hague
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the single best thing to happen to the Snyder High School athletic program in recent memory originated from a simple breakfast meeting nearly 18 months ago. Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop a...