Guttenberg shuttle takes off
Weekend service begins, will expand to weekdays in fall
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A cheer went up inside the bus as it pulled away from the curb on its maiden voyage. About a dozen passengers were on board as the Guttenberg Shuttle took off from in front of the senior building a...
Cops and kids watch out in WNY
‘Night Out Against Crime’ emphasizes everyday hazards, where to get help
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
A half hour before the festivities of this year’s “Night Out Against Crime” in West New York began on Aug. 4, kids and parents gathered at the gate to Miller Stadium. This was the 32nd year of an e...
TANNER, MARY F.
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Funeral mass took place July 18 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Mary F. Tanner, 83, of Secaucus, formerly of Weehawken. She passed away at home July 15. She was the wife of the late ...
Signs of the City, Part VII
Neighbors write to neighbors all over Hoboken
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
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Even in this social media-dominated era, Twitter and Facebook can’t resolve everything. Sometimes, neighbors just have to get out pen and pad and write notes to other neighbors. For the seventh ins...
Citi Bike Jersey City to launch in September
Subscribers also have access to New York City program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
In a joint statement, Mayor Steven Fulop and Jay Walder, president and CEO of Motivate, have announced that Jersey City’s new bike share program will kick off in September. The program will be call...
Hudson County has beaches
Even in cities, swaths of sand and shore hide in plain sight
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly two centuries ago, Hudson County was a destination for beach enthusiasts. From the 1840s until at least the 1880s, the Hotel LaTourette and its surrounding beaches at Bergen Point in Bayonne...
A delicate balance: economic development and the environment
NJSEA head shares Meadowlands plans at business breakfast
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Wayne Hasenbalg had a message, “for all of those naysayers that thought the big bad Sports Authority was going to come on board and undermine… all the great things that were done” by the New Jersey...
Parks and Recreation employees indicted for allegedly falsifying time sheets
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Two employees of the North Bergen Department of Parks and Recreation have been indicted by a state grand jury for allegedly submitting false timesheets to collect numerous hours of pay for times wh...
Hudson County has beaches
Even in cities, swaths of sand and shore hide in plain sight
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly two centuries ago, Hudson County was a destination for beach enthusiasts. From the 1840s until at least the 1880s, the Hotel LaTourette and its surrounding beaches at Bergen Point in Bayonne...
SCOREBOARD
‘Seeing Home’ is a labor of love for Jersey City father and son
Popular book, the first done by Jeter Publishing, tells incredible tale of blind sportscaster
by Jim Hague
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
When Jersey City natives Ed and Christopher Lucas sat down together to put Ed Lucas’ incredible journey in life in a book, they never realized where the book would take them. “I had no idea where w...