On education, media, and the future of democracy
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...
Young Creators Flock to Makers Day at Library
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Well over 300 kids attended the third annual Makers Day at the uptown library on March 25, exercising their imagination and stretching their skills. The entire downstairs level of the library was t...
Hamlet of Hoboken?
Apr 02, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Anthony “Stick” Romano is running for reelection to his county Board of Freeholders seat. He may also be running for mayor of Hoboken in November, even if he wins the Democratic nomination for free...
The other side of Alexander Hamilton
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In an article “Hamilton on the Hudson” (Weehawken, where Burr killed Hamilton) you quote Jim Furman, one of the visitors to the site: “Hamilton is the father of modern banking. He’s le...
Gov. Christie, please care for those who care for our Wounded Warriors
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Governor Christie has an opportunity to honor the struggles many of our veterans and their families face when they come home. The Wounded Warrior Caregiver Relief Act (S750), is awaiti...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City to hold 2nd annual cleanup Mayor Steven M. Fulop has announced that Jersey City’s Department of Public Works in partnership with Keep America Beautiful will host the second annual Great...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Correction In last week’s North Bergen Reporter , we reported on the latest Board of Commissioners meeting. One section that discussed police vehicles in the township cited Police Chief Robert Dowd...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken to recognize centennial of America’s entry into WWI On Thursday, April 6, a ceremony will be held at noon at the World War I memorial on Pier A Park to commemorate the 100th anniversary of ...
Nimbus Dance Works performance and gala coming to Jersey City's White Eagle Hall
Apr 01, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Nimbus Dance Works, the local dance troupe that focuses its work on the intersection between high-level dance and innovative ways of involving communities and audiences, will present ...