Housing Authority security director suspended
Town investigating NBC report alleging ‘low-show’ job
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The North Bergen Housing Authority (NBHA) has suspended Security Director Geoffrey Santini – who also serves as the contracted animal control officer in several nearby towns – while they investigat...
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Funeral mass was offered March 10 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hoboken for Luz M. Pintor, 83. She passed away peacefully March 4 at the Palisades Medical Center surrounded by her family. Lu...
County exec will run on his record
DeGise fires back at mayors’ ‘power grab,’ has harsh words for Fulop
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
County Executive Tom DeGise says he won’t give up his job without a fight. Four powerful mayors of Hudson County towns issued a press release two weeks ago calling for a change of leadership on the...
Ahead of the curve
Weehawken School District is prepared for threats with upgraded security
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
As local municipalities rushed to improve their school security after last month’s Parkland, Fla. school shooting, officials in the Weehawken School District had already been implementing a new sec...
‘Our High Line moment’
City Council votes to try to buy Union Dry Dock for parkland
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 528 528 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council unanimously approved on Thursday night an ordinance allowing the city to try to purchase the former Union Dry Dock site on the upper waterfront for $11.6 million. The move will all...
Carrying on the Beat
Local poet and publisher releases new book, ‘Works’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken-based poet Danny Shot, who held a party for his book “Works” at the Hoboken Historical Museum on March 11, has spent a lifetime immersed in the writings of The Beat Generation. So it’s no w...
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Funeral mass took place March 12 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Tullio L. Pitaro, 74, of Jersey City. He passed away March 7. Tullio was born in Santo Stefano, Aprigliano, Cosenza, Italy ...
Local students take part in national walkout
Gun violence vigil hosted at City Hall, high school
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
“I am a bullet free zone!” “Raise up, guns down!” “Students united will never be divided!” were among the chants from roughly 100 students who marched from the private Hudson School to Hoboken City...
Quinerly, Ulrich repeat as Hudson Reporter Players of Year
Mirabel tabbed as top boys’ coach; Best named top girls’ coach
by Jim Hague
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2017-2018 high school basketball season was once again a very competitive and successful campaign for the Hudson County boys’ and girls’ teams. Although a state champion was not crowned this se...
Political war brewing over county exec seat
Fulop, Stack, Bhalla, Roque call for change in county leadership
by Al Sullivan and Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writers
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1151 1151 recommendations | email to a friend
An entire year ahead of the primary to select candidates for the 2019 Hudson County executive election, a number of prominent elected officials publicly called for a change of leadership. “Today, w...