Is it really illegal to take pictures in the train station?
Transit agencies have differing policies for photographers, videographers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, local bloggers and journalists have told stories of being stopped by police from taking photographs in train and bus stations, and near bridges a...
Looking for love
Residents tell how they met, and about their worst dates
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
With Valentine’s Day drawing close, thoughts turn to love triumphs and near-misses. The release of the movie “Fifty Shades of Grey” on Feb. 13, the beginning of Valentine’s Weekend, has refocused a...
Cirillo replaces Vargas as a WNY commissioner
Rift with Mayor Roque appears to be healed
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that would have seemed impossible only two years ago, Mayor Felix Roque and three other commissioners voted on Feb. 4 to appoint Cosmo Cirillo to replace Rubin Vargas on the town’s five-m...
Looking for love
Residents tell how they met, and about their worst dates
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
With Valentine’s Day drawing close, thoughts turn to love triumphs and near-misses. The release of the movie “Fifty Shades of Grey” on Feb. 13, the beginning of Valentine’s Weekend, has refocused a...
SCOREBOARD
Banner day of letter signing at Prep
Eight members of state champions sign scholarship papers
by Jim Hague
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
For the last quarter century, St. Peter’s Prep has celebrated the first Wednesday in February almost like it was a school holiday. You see, National Signing Day is set aside for the best high schoo...
Family Fun Day honoring Hoboken Teacher – NJ Teacher of the Year
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Dear Editor: I am writing to share with the community the outpouring of pride and excitement we all feel for Hoboken Public School Teacher Mr. Mark Mautone, New Jersey State Teacher of the Year! On...
TALLON, MARY PEGGY
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Funeral services were held Jan. 31 for Mary “Peggy” Tallon. She passed away suddenly on Jan. 24. She was born in NYC to John and Margaret Fogarty. Peggy moved to New Jersey in 1955 and lived in Nor...
Strollers for needy moms
Studio will donate to Baby Buggy charity for each family portrait
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
The baby stroller has become such a symbol of Hoboken’s gradual gentrification – it’s often the first thing people mention when they talk about the city’s changes, regardless of their stance – that...
How many homeless in Hudson?
Volunteers conduct point-in-time count on cold day
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
At 5:45 p.m. on Feb. 4, several homeless men and women gathered in the eastern wing of the Journal Square bus and train terminal, seeking a brief respite from the cold. Outside, the temperature was...
Liberty State Park changes hands
Christie signs controversial bill on Meadowlands Commission
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Over the objections of environmentalists and defenders of Liberty State Park, Gov. Christopher Christie signed legislation on Feb. 5 that merges the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority with ...