Leadership in action
Mayor Gonnelli honored at annual leadership event
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli was recently honored by the Meadowlands Regional Chamber for his leadership in helping to promote the region in the period surrounding the Super Bowl. Gonnelli was p...
A tale of two Weehawkens?
Two independents challenge Turner slate for Town Council
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Although Mayor Richard Turner is running unopposed in the May 13 municipal election in Weehawken, two of his four Township Council candidates face opposition. Deputy Mayor and 3rd Ward Councilman R...
Friends, family mourn Jarzyk
Body of missing jogger found, but mystery unsolved; police end investigation
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly one month after 27-year-old Hoboken resident Andrew Jarzyk disappeared while jogging on a rainy night along the waterfront, his family confirmed that a body recovered from the Hudson River o...
The Music Man can
Art House Productions puts on classic Broadway musical
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the biggest challenge for McNair High School senior Dante Silver-Evan isn’t finding a way to play the role of confidence man Harold Hill in the upcoming performance of Art House’s The Music...
A single man’s Jersey odyssey
From Brooklyn to West New York to North Bergen and beyond…
by Barry Wolborsky
Reporter correspondent
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor’s Note: This is a personal essay submitted by one of our readers. Though I moved to North Bergen in June of 1996, my history with Hudson County goes back a decade prior. My father worked at ...
On the ball
Guttenberg rewards athletes, honors students for achievements
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
There wasn’t an empty seat in Guttenberg’s town hall for the council meeting on Monday, April 28. People were lined up several deep along the walls. Cameras and cell phones snapped pictures as if a...
‘Innocent people were prosecuted along with the guilty’
Lou Manzo’s book about Chris Christie alleges abuse of the justice system for political gain
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Assemblyman Louis Manzo hates it when people say he “beat the rap.” “I didn’t beat the rap; I was found not guilty,” he said. “Beating the rap implies I got away with something. But I didn’t...
RUTKOWSKI, GENEVIEVE
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 28 at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Jersey City, for Genevieve Rutkowski, 93. She passed away at home surrounded by her family on April 24. She was born in Jersey Ci...
War vets support renaming Wittpenn Bridge
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jewish War Veterans Post 76 in North Bergen echo their support for the renaming of the Wittpenn Bridge in honor of the four US Army Chaplains who went down when the USS Dorchester was ...
Kids first? Why is school board spending taxpayer money to sue one of its schools?
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In response to the "Battle over charter's expansion goes to court" story (4/20/2014): Award-winning HoLa Charter School has been named in a lawsuit by the Hoboken Board of Education. T...