Netting more experience
Local badminton fans get visit from U.S. national squad
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The world got a bit smaller and friendlier for students at the county’s public high school -- High Tech High School -- on Jan. 16, when they were visited by the USA and Thailand’s national badminto...
Dee named to statewide post
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Hoboken Attorney Michael J. Dee was appointed by Gov. Christopher Christie to the Police and Fire Public Interest Arbitration Impact Task Force. This body studies the effect and im...
Bayonne seeking input on community development
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor James Davis has invited Bayonne residents to participate in a survey on Community Development issues on the municipal website, The city is in the process of preparing a fiv...
Man jumps to death off NJ Turnpike bridge
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A 20-year-old man jumped to his death off the NJ Turnpike extension bridge at Garfield and Bayview avenues at about 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 8. Jersey City police and Fire Department personnel respon...
UPDATE: Hoboken blogger case dismissed after it fails to cross high threshhold for defamation
Feb 10, 2015 | 16 16 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- How far is too far to go in criticizing an opponent who is on a different political side than you are, and is it going too far if the posts make reference to your opponent's child or if ...
Suarez reported to become new prosecutor
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Informed sources said that Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez will be named as the new Hudson County prosecutor as part of a compromise agreement. Suarez, a native of Bayonne, serv...
The Phony "Narrow Network" Scare
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a New York Times editorial * noted: “Republicans contend that the Affordable Care Act is a failure because many of the plans sold on the online health exchanges limi...
Radio Shack will close three Hudson County stores
Feb 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Two Radio Shack stores in Jersey City and one in Union City are among the 50 stores that will close in New Jersey as a result of the company filing bankruptcy last week. Nationwide, ...
Zimmer’s fifth State of the City address scheduled for Feb. 10
Feb 09, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
All members of the Hoboken community are invited to attend Mayor Dawn Zimmer’s fifth State of the City address. The event will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. at the DeBaun Auditorium in E...
Bookmobile will be open while main library is closed
Feb 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- To make up for the two-week closing of the main branch of the Jersey City Free Public Library until Feb. 21 for renovations, the closure, the library's bookmobile will be stationed i...