Non-profit opens dementia center in North Bergen
Plans are in the works for a village for the cognitively challenged
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
The Act Now Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to raising awareness about Alzheimer’s disease in New Jersey, opened its third dementia center on the Hudson Hills Senior Living campus on May 16. The...
SCOREBOARD
Secaucus softball: Dangerous as a 10th seed
by Jim Hague
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
When the seeding was released for the Hudson County Softball Tournament last week, Secaucus High School was handed the No. 10 seed. Mind you, the Patriots owned a 9-11 record at the time of the see...
Seeking to become super supervisors
City holds promotion ceremony for lieutenants and sergeants
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The city held a police promotion ceremony on May 14 that established a new generation of leadership for the foreseeable future, and may have been a significant milestone in rehabilitating the Jerse...
A bite out of crime
Police sergeant’s dog reminds people to stay safe
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 257 257 recommendations | email to a friend
If you follow the North Bergen Police Department's Twitter feed, you’ve noticed a furry canine presence popping up in recent months. “Taz,” a German Shepherd owned by Police Sgt. John Stahl, has be...
Ban Plastic Bags
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Earth Day comes around once a year. We plant trees, clean up the streets and talk about how we can be more green. But the reality is, there’s something we can do that will make a big d...
PINELLI, ANDREW JOSEPH
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church at a time to be announced for Andrew Joseph Pinelli, 64. He passed away peacefully at his home on May 13. Andrew was born in Jersey City an...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City man charged with child endangerment Anthony Monteleone, 46, of Jersey City was arrested on May 7 at 6:30 p.m. He was charged with harassment, endangering the welfare of a child, and pos...
Environmental awareness
Eighth annual Green Festival comes to Xchange at Secaucus Junction
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Secaucus’ eighth annual Green Festival graced the Xchange at Secaucus Junction development on May 5. The event featured a variety of activities for children such as face painting, puppet shows, and...
TASTY TIDBITS
Ferris mourns the loss of standout’s mother
St. Peter’s new AD Felt talks about new job; county tourneys update; top fives
by Jim Hague
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ferris High School baseball program suffered a loss last week, when Ladesha Wadley , the mother of standout pitcher/outfielder Deshard Outlaw , died suddenly. Wadley was a key parent who assist...
A festival of color
Indian culture celebrated at Exchange Place
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Exchange Place became alive with bright colors and exotic dance as the Indian American Community gathered on May 5 to celebrate Holi. Many of those who showed up painted themselves with colored dus...