Taking back parking
Out-of-town drivers put strain on Jersey City, Union City
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 341 341 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City’s recent enforcement of a permit parking ordinance adopted last year has pushed more non-resident drivers to park in Jersey City's Heights neighborhood, residents and officials in Jersey...
Urban jewels
Annual garden tour features old world charm, contemporary ideas
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Historical Museum will host its summer fundraiser, the Annual Secret Garden Tour, on Sunday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. According to Melissa Abernathy of the Hoboken Historical Museum...
Safe balconies
Housing Authority celebrates improvements to senior building
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Forty six years ago, when Freeholder Anthony Vainieri was 8 years old, he used to visit his grandparents at the Terrace Apartments senior buildings. That was right after the buildings first opened ...
Demonstrating for peace
Weehawken citizens hold monthly actions promoting global non-conflicts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
On a recent Sunday afternoon, Evelyn and Jim Dette stood at Weehawken’s Soldiers and Sailors monument in Hamilton Park overlooking the town’s waterfront. They held signs up to the passing traffic s...
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated at St. Joseph R. C. Church for Michael A. Manzo, 88. He passed away suddenly at home on May 20. Born in Duronia, Italy, he emigrated to the United States i...
Police Beat
Compiled By Marilyn Baer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Wrong way! On Sunday May 21 at 4:13 a.m., 25-year-old West Windsor resident Pabel Lizardo was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated in a school zone, reckle...
Memorial wins Hudson County Tournament title
Tigers capture their first county crown since 2008
by Jim Hague
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Danny Marroquin remembers the days when the Memorial High School baseball team would absolutely terrorize Hudson County. After all, this is the same Memorial program that captured the mythical nati...
Fresh greens
Farmers’ markets sprout across Hudson County, but two are canceled in North Hudson
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents who want vegetables fresh from the farm, as well as a variety of baked goods, sauces, and other delicacies, can find a local weekly farmer’s market for almost any day of the...
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Funeral services were held May 24 for Robert Daniel Tripi, 58, of Union City. He passed away May 19. He was born in Jersey City and lived for most of his life in Union City. He was a bus driver in ...
Murphy holds rallies in Hudson County
Former ambassador promises to stand up to Trump if elected governor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
In a last minute push to solidify his political base, Phil Murphy, the leading candidate in the Democratic primary for governor (the election will be held June 6), brought his road show to Jersey C...