All Saints Episcopal Day School honors students for outstanding achievements
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
As the 2014-2015 school year came to an end at All Saint Episcopal Day School, Hoboken, various students were recognized for their achievements. Sixth-grader Sam May was recognized for being the to...
A new tool against breast cancer
New 3-dimensional mammogram first in Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Although medical science has made great strides over the last few decades in helping to detect breast cancer early, the latest innovation at Christ Hospital is expected to help even more. CarePoint...
High-end rental units coming to site of former trailer park
Seen as anchor to redevelopment around light rail
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The former trailer park just north of 48th Street on Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen is about to be razed. The township has approved a resolution to redevelop the property for a rental community co...
Union City ‘Kid’ to play Weehawken concert
Summer concert series continues on waterfront
by Melissa Heule
Reporter correspondent
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Susan Scherman will lead The Robert Lawrence Orchestra in a performance on Aug. 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hamilton Park, as part of Weehawken’s free Summer Concert Series overlooking the New York skyli...
Roque pleads ‘not guilty’ to kickback scheme
WNY mayor said he did nothing wrong in latest charges
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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West New York Mayor Felix Roque pleaded not guilty on July 27 to state charges that he was involved in a bribery and kickback scheme connected to his medical practice. After the court date was post...
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 21 at St. Nicholas Church for James C. McDonald, 84, retired from the Jersey City Police Department. He passed away on July 17. A lifelong resident of...
Uber, after all
Despite controversy, city welcomes car-sharing service
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
In one sense, Uber’s decision to open its first New Jersey partner support center in Hoboken is a no-brainer. The ridesharing service, which allows users to summon a car with the tap of a smartphon...
A memorial of their own
Final touches underway for Korean War monument
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Although a light pole still needs to be fixed and a number of other small items attended to, the monument to veterans of the Korean War at Washington Boulevard and Dudley Street in Jersey City is j...
They say it’s your birthday…
Combination fundraiser and mayor’s birthday party raises $5K+ for charity
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally planned as a fundraiser for the Secaucus Emergency Fund, the town barbecue on July 24 was eventually revealed as a semi-surprise birthday party for Mayor Michael Gonnelli as well, comple...
The party begins at age 60
Free cruise, meal, entertainment, and dancing for 2,400 senior citizens
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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For her birthday on July 17, Felicia Perez had a special treat this year. She took a cruise on the Hudson River aboard the Spirit of New Jersey. Perez was one of more than 200 senior citizens from ...