Poor kids CAN learn
Sep 28, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Ruth Tyroler stated that impoverished children do not test as well as more well-off children and that statement is so disheartening to hear from someone in a leadership role within our...
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. ...
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 | 13 13 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 ...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
Lawsuit settled
Former tax assessor said mayor overstepped bounds
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken taxpayers will have to pay $120,000 for a legal settlement with the town’s former tax collector, Joseph Fredericks. The township’s agreement with Fredericks closed the book on a federal l...
An app that saves lives
Phone application could bring fast help to people suffering cardiac arrest
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A new free phone application called Pulse Point that alerts people trained in CPR that someone nearby might be suffering a cardiac arrest may have already saved someone’s life – less than one day a...
Water’s Edge riverfront rental community has grand opening
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Water’s Edge at Harrison, the luxury waterfront rental community in an emerging commuter-friendly neighborhood in Harrison, recently grand opened for lease with October occupancy available, officia...
For businesses, parking’s a perennial problem
Merchants, employers react to city’s new plan
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
When Maxwell’s still hosted live music, the nightclub was a nucleus of Hoboken’s punk rock iconoclasm and small town bravado. When it closed in 2013, Maxwell’s became a symbol of a different sort –...
Thank you from the mayor!
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of myself and the Town Council, I would like to thank everyone for coming out to the 3rd Annual “Secaucus Restaurant Night”, it was a great event! Without the following resta...
Focus on caregiving is warranted given how big its impact is
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When I first began my internship at AARP, I had absolutely no idea how big of an issue caregiving is. Now I know that caregivers provide around $13 billion a year in unpaid services in...