City and ferry company in tug-of-war over land
Council approves eminent domain for Dry Dock repair site
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council approved, in an 8-0-1 vote on Wednesday, the use of eminent domain to try to acquire northern waterfront property that was recently purchased by NY Waterway from Union Dry ...
Election winners in Secaucus
Mayor, four council people, two school board incumbents reelected
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
The entire “Moving Secaucus Forward” slate – headed up by Mayor Michael Gonnelli -- easily won reelection in the Tuesday, Nov. 7 mayor/council races. As for the races for three school board seats, ...
Honoring service members
North Bergen holds annual Veterans Day celebration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen's living veterans gathered at the Recreation Center Nov. 11 for the town's annual Veterans Day celebration. The holiday honors living service men and women who served in the military. ...
Heroes inside and outside the ring
Three locals inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
In a letter issued at the conclusion of World War II, President Harry S Truman paid tribute to the memory of Private Michael A. Mastrandrea, who died in the service of his country. “He stands in th...
SCOREBOARD
Prep hits right stride with two straight wins over rival
Faces Paramus Catholic in NJSIAA semis after beating Bosco twice
by Jim Hague
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s hard to curtail the excitement in Rich Hansen ’s voice these days. After all, the head football coach at St. Peter’s Prep, the granddaddy now of all Hudson County grid coaches, has a right to ...
Food waste becomes soil for new food
High school gets its first rocket composter
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus High School students are about to get a lesson in environmental sustainability, thanks to a rocket composter that the town's environmental department purchased this past summer. The depart...
School district shows off latest changes
Jersey City kids have the tools to prepare for the future
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
For the fourth time in four years, Jersey City Schools Superintendent Dr. Marcia Lyles recently led a bus full of local officials on a tour of the public schools. The annual event is designed to hi...
Public school population rising
Board of Education discusses various stats
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Board of Education, at their meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 14, discussed the annual Electronic Violence and Vandalism Reporting System (EVVRS). The report breaks down incidents of violence i...
LUPO, JANET PAULA
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Nov. 22 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Janet Paula Lupo, 67, of Hoboken. She passed away peacefully at the Jersey City Medical Center on Monday on Nov...
Mayor-Elect Bhalla says thank you
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I want to thank the residents of Hoboken for electing me the next mayor of our city. I am humbled and proud to have this incredible honor to represent Hoboken. I could not have achieve...