Former Hudson Reporter building is a 'pokestop'
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Among all the people trying to track down Pikachu and the other Pokemon characters, some have noticed that the creatures in the new Nintendo game appear outside the former Hudson Reporte...
Hoboken gets closer to 9/11 memorial, but it won't be ready for September
Jul 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- After 15 years of waiting, Hoboken -- which lost 57 people in the 9/11 terror attacks -- still doesn't have a permanent memorial. But progress has been made. Read the exclusive cover sto...
Holy Rosary Church celebrates 113th Italian Festival in downtown Jersey City
Jul 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
La Festa Italiana 2016, the Old World Italian Street Festival hosted by Holy Rosary Church, runs Wednesday, Aug. 10 through Sunday, Aug. 14 on Sixth and Brunswick streets. Founded in 1885, Holy Ros...
100 degrees: County OEM releases 'Hazardous Weather Discussion'
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The County's Office of Emergency Management sent out this release for the weekend: "An Excessive Heat Watch is in effect from Saturday AM through Monday PM for most NJ counties. He...
Ferry accident injures 17 passengers
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – A hard landing by a New York Waterways Ferry at the Paulus Hook pier in Jersey City on July 23 resulted in injury to 17 passengers, according to city officials. City spokesperson Jenn...
Hoboken 9/11 memorial unlikely to be ready by 15th anniversary
But city secures funding for a $1.5M project, preps for bids
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
As the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack approaches, the city of Hoboken – which lost 57 people in the tragedy – still won’t have a permanent memorial on the waterfront in tim...
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
A Catholic funeral blessing was July 19 for Donna M. Bunce-Aly, 55, of Union City. She passed away July 15. She was a lifelong resident. Donna worked as a compliance director for G&M Pharmaceutical...
It’s Hamilton on the Hudson!
Tourists flock to historic duel site in Weehawken because of hit play
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
They’ve come from across the land, from Manhattan to Seattle, to walk to a small historic monument in Weehawken’s bluffs overlooking the Hudson River. Thanks to the success of the smash Broadway hi...
When Steven met Jaclyn
Mayor sent future wife a ‘little note’ to ask her to dinner
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
In a ceremony scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 23, in New Hope, Pa., Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop planned to marry Jaclyn Thompson, a local business owner. In some ways, theirs will be a...
Around the world in a day
Residents enjoy dancing, food, at first WNY multicultural festival
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
“I already had a good day,” said Natalie, age 9, at the first ever West New York multicultural festival on Saturday, June 25, which she attended with her parents, sister, and their two dogs. “I ate...