Bayonne Briefs
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Teachers Union agrees to four-year contract The Bayonne Teachers Association and the Bayonne Board of Education reached a tentative agreement on a four-year union contract, setting the stag...
Hoboken hires city engineer; will work on road maintenance
May 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN --Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla has hired Kimberli Craft as the city engineer. Among other responsibilities, Craft will oversee the development and maintenance of city roads, utilities, and pub...
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May 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite a lawsuit filed in Newark on May 8 in an attempt to halt plans to move a statue from Exchange Place, Mayor Steven Fulop said he believes moving the statue is the right thing to do. The 34-f...
Children’s book reading coming to Little City Books
May 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Cori Doerrfeld, an author and illustrator from Minneapolis, will read her new book “The Rabbit Listened” on Sunday May 20 at 11 a.m. at Little City Books, 100 Bloomfield St., Hoboken. A N...
CLEMENTE, JOHN F.
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held May 10 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for John F. Clemente, 64. He passed away peacefully at home on May 5 surrounded by his family. John was a lifelong resident of H...
CRISTANTIELLO, VINCENT
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place May 7 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Vincent Cristantiello, 79. He died May 1 at his home. Born in Casamassima, Bari, Italy, the son of the late Chiara Acito Cristantiell...
DEGENNARO, ROSE
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 8 at St. Francis R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Rose DeGennaro, 90, formerly of Hoboken and Rutherford. She passed away at her daughter’s home in Secaucus in the presence ...
Turner enters eighth mayoral term
‘Weehawken and You’ slate draws votes in unopposed reelection
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Richard Turner will enter his eighth term as mayor starting on July 1 after winning an unopposed municipal election on May 8. In Weehawken’s mayor/council form of government, voters choose fi...
Katyn statue will be moved
Fulop cites a technicality and says the law is on his side
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 294 294 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite a lawsuit filed in Newark on May 8 in an attempt to halt plans to move a statue from Exchange Place, Mayor Steven Fulop said he believes moving the statue is the right thing to do. The 34-f...
Disaster averted
School board passes $660M budget without layoffs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
A sharply divided Jersey City Board of Education voted on May 7 to approve a $660 million budget for the 2018-2019 school year. The nine-member board, however, did not vote along its usual politica...