Weehawken to adjust rent control law
Landlords relieved when new amendment is introduced
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Many towns in New Jersey adopted rent control laws after World War II in order to keep landlords from jacking up rents and putting tenants in a tight spot. But when landlords themselves end up stru...
Children First projected to win three school board slots
Losing slate fights back, citing complaint
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 318 318 recommendations | email to a friend
Candidates on the Children First school board slate, which was backed by Mayor Felix Roque, were projected to win three open spots on the nine-member West New York Board of Education after Tuesday’...
THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
The Route 495 helix bridge in Weehawken is about to get a colorful new mural makeover, courtesy of a local artist.
Hit-and-run deaths on Kennedy Blvd. spur action
County officials launch month-long crackdown
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Elected Hudson County officials and law enforcement are ramping up enforcement this month for Kennedy Blvd.’s five most dangerous intersections – based on accident data – in West New York, Union Ci...
Bhalla wins mayoral election
Will be first Sikh mayor in city history; first African-American councilwoman also elected
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Voters made Hoboken history last week when they elected the state’s first ever Sikh Indian mayor, incumbent councilman and private attorney Ravi Bhalla. But this wasn’t the only first for the mile-...
Life on ‘the last seacoast of Bohemia’
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Re: “Keeping Hoboken’s Weirdness” (Reporter, Oct. 15). Christopher Morley, a well-known bon-vivant and author, loved Hoboken for its weirdness, calling it “the last seacoast of Bohemia...
Local businesses that win
Chamber urges everyone to shop local; Bhalla speaks
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
At its sixth annual Business Awards dinner on Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Elks Lodge, the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce presented awards in 10 categories to local businesses, business people, and local ...
Hit-and-run deaths on Kennedy Blvd. spur action
County officials launch month-long crackdown
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
Elected Hudson County officials and law enforcement are ramping up enforcement this month for Kennedy Blvd.’s five most dangerous intersections – based on accident data – in West New York, Union Ci...
SCOREBOARD
Banner day for Hudson Catholic athletics
Five sign national letters of intent with NCAA Division I schools
by Jim Hague
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
While speaking Wednesday morning to a small group of proud students and even prouder parents, Hudson Catholic boys’ head basketball coach and athletic director Nick Mariniello put it best when spea...
Hit-and-run deaths on Kennedy Blvd. spur action
County officials launch month-long crackdown
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Elected Hudson County officials and law enforcement are ramping up enforcement this month for Kennedy Blvd.’s five most dangerous intersections – based on accident data – in West New York, Union Ci...