Positive leaders for our schools
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last week, I attended the Hoboken High School Open House along with an impressive number of people from our community. As a community member, I was extremely proud to see and hear the ...
Police Dept. revamp proposed
New table of organization seeks to maximize crime fighting and accountability
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Under a new table of organization for the Jersey City Police Department proposed by Public Safety Director James Shea, direct oversight of day-to-day operations would be shifted from the chief of p...
Weehawken Elks honor press, and kid essay winners
Long-standing ‘Salute to Press Night’ returns with Prieto speaker
by Jim Hague
Reporter correspondent
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Assemblyman Vincent Prieto, the speaker of the New Jersey General Assembly, realizes the importance of having free press in the United States. Prieto, a native of Cuba, understands that a press sys...
UC high-rise residents meet at urban garden
From kale to bees, common space fosters social interaction, education
by Eileen Budd
Reporter Correspondent
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Maya Iyengar has a special interest in The Lenox, the 300-unit Union City building where she lives with her elderly mother. She’s not only the current vice president of the Board of Directors, she ...
LIPARINI, ROBERT A.
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A funeral mass was offered Oct. 27 at St Joseph of the Palisades Church, West New York, for Robert A. Liparini, 57, of Somerset. He passed away Oct. 22. Bobby was a long time resident of West New Y...
Vote for all the children of Hoboken
Nov 02, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It is my pleasure to support Frances Rhodes-Kearns and Peter Biancamano for the Hoboken Board of Education. Both candidates are incumbents and both candidates have been watchdogs on th...
Dr. Lyles, teacher’s contract are the issues
Eight candidates run for three seats in Jersey City Board of Education election
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Two slates of three candidates and two independents are running to fill three seats for three-year terms in the Board of Education election to be decided Tuesday, Nov. 4. The biggest issues are the...
Who should represent the Board of Education?
Sixteen candidates run for four seats in WNY on Tuesday
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Sixteen candidates are running to fill four spots on the West New York Board of Education – and whom you vote for may reflect which politicians in town you support. Some candidates are allied with ...
Weehawken to host Invitational Band Festival
Showcases high school bands from around New Jersey
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The award-winning Weehawken High School Marching Band will host its sixth annual Marching Band Festival today (Sunday, Nov. 2). Approximately 10 high school bands from all around New Jersey will pe...
Development on the railyard at city’s southern border
Proposal calls for 24-story tower, new pedestrian plaza
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
NJ Transit and its developer LCOR will be permitted to build up to 2.3 million square feet of new mixed-use development, with the highest buildings up to 24 stories or 330 feet, under the final dra...