A response to Trump deportation order
Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Committee moves city ID program forward
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking the first steps to discharge their new and likely significant responsibilities, the Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Commission reviewed and gave its blessing to the new city identification pro...
Interviewing people on a Ferris wheel
Propelify Innovation Festival encourages entrepreneurs to launch projects
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
Thursday on the waterfront, in Sinatra Park, Hoboken hosted the second Annual Propelify Innovation Festival. The festival, started by Hoboken resident Aaron Price, offered over 80 speakers, live mu...
Community policing
North Bergen cops hold informal meeting with residents
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen police officers held one of their monthly TAPS (Township Alternative Policing Strategy) meetings at the Uptown Library May 16. The department has been holding meetings to allow residen...
Secaucus hold annual kids’ fishing derby at Duck Pond
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents got to hone their hooking skills at the town's annual fishing derby at Duck Pond on Saturday, May 6. Despite some of the kids’ bountiful hauls, the rules said they had to throw t...
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A funeral mass was held May 18 at Our Lady of Grace Church in Hoboken for Elizabeth Holden. She died May 13. Born in Hoboken and a lifelong resident, she was a retired administrator with the Segal ...
Fur-ever homes
Local rescue group fosters animals in need of permanent homes
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Rescuzilla is a Hoboken-based animal rescue group made up of a network of volunteers willing to take care of animals as they wait for adoption. According to Katherine Good, who has run the group fo...
Re: Councilman DeFusco
May 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: He gave an exceptional example of participation in his ward at the last council meeting, concerning the new plans for Newark Street to Willow, which this newspaper has seen to skip ove...
Olympic gold medal winning wrestler Maroulis resides in Jersey City
by Jim Hague
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
How about this for an interesting piece of information? We have an Olympic gold medal winner living amongst us all in Jersey City. That’s right, someone who captured the gold last summer in Rio now...
Maestros in North Bergen
High school holds annual art show
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers touched down at North Bergen High School’s annual art show May 17, prepared not to fight off intergalactic threats, but to showcase the latest efforts from various...
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Funeral mass took place May 18 at St. Joseph's Church for Karen Mullins Michane of Hoboken. She passed away at home surrounded by her family on May 15. Born in Jersey City, the daughter of the late...