When resiliency hurts…
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After Hurricane Sandy, “resiliency” (policy changes intended to reduce the impacts of flooding) became central to all of Hoboken’s legislative decisions. Building code changes requirin...
Serious choices
The Nov. 8 election is about more than just the president
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City residents will go to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 8, to vote on a number of key races, include the election of a president, and contests for the House of Representatives, county sheriff, ...
Hoboken’s hospital reviews handling of train crash
Discusses new ideas for future
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
“I got a text from my fiancé telling me there was an emergency at the train station,” said Meika Roberson, chief medical officer at Hoboken University Medical Center, last week as she reflected on ...
Preschool found to have elevated lead levels
Also at council meeting, uniform rules for dog park
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
At the end of the recent Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 25, Board of Education candidate Tom Troyer asked council members about elevated levels of lead in the water at the district’s prescho...
The I’m-Not-Telling-You vote
National political signs sparse in Hudson County going into election
by Al Sullivan and Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writers
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Hanging just above the approach to the Lincoln Tunnel in Weehawken is a single purple banner draped over someone’s balcony: Donald Trump for president. Probably the most visible political sign in H...
Golf outing was big success
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Dear Editor: Everyone at Hoboken Catholic Academy would like to thank all who were involved in this year’s very successful golf outing. Our outing was held on Thursday Oct. 20 at Forest Hill Field ...
A haunted night
Residents treated to Halloween party, parade
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Dozens of dressed-up families picked pumpkins and collected goody bags filled with Halloween-themed rings, candy, and coloring books at the North Bergen Recreation Center on Monday, Oct. 31. Childr...
BRIAMONTE, ROSE
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A funeral mass was offered Nov. 2 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Rose Briamonte, 90, of North Bergen. She passed away Oct. 25. She was the wife of the late Vito Briamonte; mother of Vincent and h...
Pick up to three
Several issues in this Tuesday’s school board election
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
On Nov 8 Hoboken residents will not only elect a person to the highest office in America, but also three new Board of Education members. Several controversial issues have been discussed during the ...
Survivors of tragedies speak out
Tell students about 9/11, Holocaust, gun violence
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Over 15 survivors of different traumatic experiences spoke to Secaucus High School and Middle School students for the whole day on Friday, Oct. 21. Each had a different story to tell. Holocaust sur...