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May 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
When Hoboken police received the first report on Sept. 29, 2016, they were told that a Hudson Bergen Light Rail train had struck a vehicle near the crossing at Paterson Plank Road. That was erroneo...
Next rainy mess predicted for Friday
May 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The next spring rain is predicted for this Friday, with wind as well. Some rain will start Thursday. Accuweather expects the weekend to be dry but a bit windy. To keep up, click th...
Art show in Hoboken will feature student work
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- The Hudson School Department of Fine Art and Media, presents an exhibition of paintings, drawings, sculpture and mixed media objects from middle and high school students, at The Mason Civ...
International food festival returns
17th annual ‘Taste of Weehawken’ will raise funds for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
Forget Punxsutawney Phil and Groundhog Day. Residents of Hudson County know that spring arrives when the annual Taste of Weehawken culinary fundraiser lights up Lincoln Harbor. This year’s event on...
Light rail on track
NJ Transit holds public hearing for HBLR extension
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 247 247 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit held two public hearings on the planned Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension into Bergen County on April 24. The project would add seven new stops to the existing service, all nort...
ALBANESE, FRANCES J
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial took place April 18 at the Madonna Church on the Hill in Fort Lee for Frances J. Albanese, 92, of West New York. She died peacefully on Palm Sunday, April 9, in Rockleigh...
Statute of limitations on a hit-and-run?
Family anxious to find driver, five years after local bodybuilder dies of injuries
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 251 251 recommendations | email to a friend
Omar Monroig was on course to become a professional bodybuilder. The 5'11, 256 pound strongman had already racked up multiple trophies in national bodybuilding competitions. But weeks before his la...
Light rail on track
NJ Transit holds public hearing for HBLR extension
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit held two public hearings on the planned Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension into Bergen County on April 24. The project would add seven new stops to the existing service, all nort...
ALUM, DR. ROLANDO (Sr.)
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held March 31 at St. Joseph of the Palisades R.C. Church, West New York, for Dr. Rolando Alum, Sr., 104, who died peacefully on March 27 at Palisades Hospital. Born in Cuba, wher...
Election gossip ramps up
Rumors swirl around possible mayoral candidates for November race
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 4 4 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken residents will elect a mayor and three at- large council members this coming November. Elections in the mile-square city typically do not fall along Democrat/Republican lines, but among sup...