Sale of Meadowlands Hospital underway
State Health Planning Board holds public comment hearing
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
The process of selling the troubled Meadowlands Hospital will continue this week, after the state Health Planning Board was scheduled to hold a public comment hearing on the transfer of ownership o...
Who’s running for the school board?
Six candidates are running for three seats on Nov. 7
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Six candidates are running for three open spots on the nine-person Secaucus school board. The election takes place Nov. 7. Change has come to the district recently. Last fall, the district complete...
Best practices, best armor
North Bergen ranks 84 percent on program for fiscal responsibility
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
When it comes to best practices, North Bergen is tops. The municipality ranked 84 percent in the state’s Best Practices inventory program, the township commissioners announced at their most recent ...
Osborne endorses Symes in Ward E race
But the county Democratic organization may have a different idea
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2017 Ward E council election race heated up tlast week when outgoing council member Candice Osborne officially announced her support for Rebecca Symes to succeed her representing downtown Jerse...
FERRANTE, MARY E.
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial mass honoring the life of Mary E. Ferrante, 87, took place Oct. 14 at Ss. Peter & Paul's Church in Hoboken. She passed away Aug. 28 at Chandler Hall in Newtown Boro, Pa. "Mother Mary", a...
Hoboken Elections
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a Hoboken resident, chairman of the Hudson County Young Republicans, and Treasurer of the New Jersey Young Republican State Federation I am proud to endorse Joshua Einstein for Hobo...
Profiles: Three of six mayoral candidates
Get to know Bhalla, Giattino, and Bautista
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
On Nov. 7, voters will decide Hoboken’s future by electing new representatives for mayor, City Council, and school board. Below are profiles of three of the six candidates running for mayor. Watch ...
For those who can’t remember
North Bergen High School students win top prizes in Alzheimer’s art contest
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen High School student Gabriella Delacruz was just hanging out at her friend’s house years ago, when, listening to her friend’s grandmother, she knew something was wrong. “She was telling...
Young upstart challenges 1st Ward councilman
Local resident challenges councilman in lone contested race Nov. 7.
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since their election to the Secaucus town council in 2009, the Independent “Moving Secaucus Forward” slate (formerly “Take Back Secaucus”) has enjoyed massive popularity, and an uncontested re...
A tour de force
Jersey City Artists & Studio Tour drew thousands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
Anybody who caught even part of the 27th Annual Jersey City Art & Studio Tour had to admit it was a success this year. Held on Oct. 14 and 15, the event featured more than 200 art events across the...