Did you know there’s a school board election in five weeks?
Three of nine seats up; charter schools and new superintendent at issue
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s unusually quiet for election season in Hoboken. In merely five weeks, three of the nine seats on the Hoboken Board of Education will be contested during the Nov. 4 general election. The three ...
Council passes $515 million municipal budget
Delayed by Parking Authority merger; departments under fire for over spending
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Nine months into the year, the City Council voted on Sept. 23 to approve Jersey City’s $515 million calendar year budget for 2014 by a 7 to 2 vote, with Councilmen Richard Boggiano and Michael Yun ...
MUELLER, WILLIAM R.
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Sept. 26 at St. John Nepomucene Church, Guttenberg, for William R. Mueller, 59, of Guttenberg, formerly of River Vale. He passed away Sept. 20. Son of Eleanor (nee Battle...
Dangerous stunt
Teenager arrested after scaling Weehawken tower
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
“We’re not confirming the name of the juvenile that was arrested because there are confidentiality issues due to his age,” said Gene Rubino, spokesperson for the Hudson County prosecutor’s office. ...
Dangerous stunt
Teenager arrested after scaling Weehawken tower
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
“We’re not confirming the name of the juvenile that was arrested because there are confidentiality issues due to his age,” said Gene Rubino, spokesperson for the Hudson County prosecutor’s office. ...
Novel Night returns for fifth volume
Dinner parties in residents’ homes center on literary themes
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
When restaurateur Joyce Flinn decided to host a dinner at Schnackenberg’s Luncheonette for the upcoming fifth addition of the Hoboken Public Library’s Novel Night, she wanted to pick a 1930s-era no...
It’s not just a man’s drink anymore
Steak, whisky, cigars and an education were on the menu
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
The private invitation to the Liberty Prime Steakhouse on Sept. 18 said “Scotch & Cigar Dinner.” But it was much more than that, providing the 40 select guests with a taste of The Macallan brand of...
Two is better than one
Arts & music festival, road race add to fun in Union City
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The confluence of two Union City events – a festival and a 5K run – on Sept. 20 provided for a day of art, music, athletics, philanthropy, and just plain fun. The annual Washington Park Live! Arts ...
Eclectic celebration
Fine cuisine, music, and Bollywood fashion at Veggie Fest 2014
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dozens of vendors took over the Recreation Center at 1200 Koelle Boulevard in Secaucus and the entire Sadhu Vaswani Meditation Garden and environs on Saturday, Sept. 13. The event was Veggie Fest 2...
NISLER, MAUREEN
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated Sept. 22 at the Church of Our Lady of Grace, Hoboken, for Maureen Nisler, 78, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away Sept. 19 at Hoboken University Medical Cente...