Boats, construction, and grids
Hoboken city council explores extended hours for Washington Street construction
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
On Wednesday, Oct. 18 the City Council and public discussed the Washington Street Redesign Project and the possibility of extending construction hours. The council approved the installation of a te...
I’m voting for Angelo Valente
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Since 2010 the Hoboken YMCA has been closed to the public. This remarkable facility had served our neighborhood for generations, offering something for everyone regardless of age or in...
Call Congress, oppose gun loopholes
Oct 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Over the coming weeks, PACs, special interest groups, and members of Congress will be pushing two innocuously named pieces of legislation from their agenda: HR 2406, Concealed Carry Re...
A special thank you to Assemblywoman Annette Chaparro
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a Hoboken Little League coach for the past 21 years, I’d like to extend my sincerest gratitude and appreciation to Assemblywoman Annette Chaparro, for her thoughtful gift to the Chi...
Sale of Meadowlands Hospital underway
State Health Planning Board holds public comment hearing
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
The process of selling the troubled Meadowlands Hospital will continue this week, after the state Health Planning Board was scheduled to hold a public comment hearing on the transfer of ownership o...
Why I stand with team Bhalla for Hoboken
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hi, I’m Toby Platt. Maybe a good place to begin is why this endorsement letter is titled “Why I stand with Team Bhalla for Hoboken” and not “Why I’m voting for Ravi Bhalla and his coun...
Best practices, best armor
North Bergen ranks 84 percent on program for fiscal responsibility
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
When it comes to best practices, North Bergen is tops. The municipality ranked 84 percent in the state’s Best Practices inventory program, the township commissioners announced at their most recent ...
Who’s running for the school board?
Six candidates are running for three seats on Nov. 7
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Six candidates are running for three open spots on the nine-person Secaucus school board. The election takes place Nov. 7. Change has come to the district recently. Last fall, the district complete...
FERRANTE, MARY E.
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial mass honoring the life of Mary E. Ferrante, 87, took place Oct. 14 at Ss. Peter & Paul's Church in Hoboken. She passed away Aug. 28 at Chandler Hall in Newtown Boro, Pa. "Mother Mary", a...
Osborne endorses Symes in Ward E race
But the county Democratic organization may have a different idea
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2017 Ward E council election race heated up tlast week when outgoing council member Candice Osborne officially announced her support for Rebecca Symes to succeed her representing downtown Jerse...