Praise for additional rent protections
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Dec. 11 edition recently reported on additional tenant protections in our city. For seniors 2 percent, and other residents, 3 percent. I applaud Mayor Stack and all the commissione...
Getting down to work
Board of Education’s first caucus lacks drama
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
In the first official caucus meeting of the newly-organized Jersey City Board of Education, the members got right down to business, avoiding the petty squabbles that have plagued so many meetings o...
New chairman, possible new local police academy
County freeholders reorganize, set agenda
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
With a number of key initiatives about to take place within his freeholder district, Anthony Vainieri of North Bergen was elected the new chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during t...
I will no longer support the Cub Scouts of Secaucus
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am very sorry to hear that the Secaucus Cub Scouts are discriminating against a transgender child. I agree with Sarah McBride of the Human Rights Campaign."To deny a young transgende...
TASTY TIDBITS
Secaucus honors memory of sports legend Rittberg
Strzala explodes for the Bees; Raines gains Hall; remembering three JC greats
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
When Secaucus High School built its extension to the new gymnasium, there was an area set aside to be a trophy display, where people would stop and reflect on Patriot athletes, coaches and teams of...
New pharmacy opens in West New York
Politicians and constituents host ribbon-cutting for debut
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Some West New York residents will have easier access to medications from now on. The North Hudson Community Action Corporation held a grand opening for a new pharmacy at its center on 5301 Broadway...
Ethics complaint divides school board
Superintendent reports an increase in academic scholarship; students honored
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
The Board of Education remains divided over whether to agree to pay the legal fees for three members and a former member who are targets of an ethics charge which the board has declined to discuss ...
Hoboken’s new parking scheme that allows non-residents to park
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken’s new parking scheme that allows non-residents to park for up to four hours in places once reserved only for residents is the next step in making Hoboken unlivable for those of...
Story time
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
During the holiday season, students in Mrs. Rodriquez's class at Union City’s Saint Augustine School heard the religious story of the “Candy Cane.” Vice Principal Sister Johanna Quinto said, “The c...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Hudson Catholic’s Quinerly simply a cut above the rest
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
It was almost like a tour of a rock band. Jahvon Quinerly spent the summer traveling the country, playing AAU basketball, getting notoriety and recognition at every stop. He got to play in Las Vega...