Kosovo 1999
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 23, 2014 marks the fifteenth anniversary of the war in Kosovo. Eight years prior to that, was an endless stream of atrocities from that part of the world. The systematic rape and...
Loss in Non-Public B finale still stings for Hurley, Friars
by Jim Hague
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The unthinkable took place in the NJSIAA Non-Public B state title game for the Friars of St. Anthony. Just two days after defeating neighboring rival Hudson Catholic, 59-50, in the Non-Public B Nor...
Hudson County hospital trends reflect nation
Innovation, consolidation, and smaller care centers form new healthcare model
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 23, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Hospitals in Hudson County over the last year have become a bellwether of the future of medical care – not just in Hudson County, but perhaps throughout the nation. Faced with the challenge of prov...
Business future is bright
From big companies to small restaurants, towns seeing boom in new arrivals
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The recoveries from Hurricane Sandy and the recession are virtually complete, attitudes are positive, and Hudson County is primed for a solid business year. Major companies like Forbes and minor mo...
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated March 15 at St Anthony of Padua RC Church, Jersey City, for Lucy Wolff, 92. She passed away March 11. Lucy was born in Jersey City and spent her life here,...
No excuse
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am very disappointed that Mayor Fulop is threatening to close the PS. 37/Cordero PreK Annex. It is by all accounts an excellent public school serving an area of the city that is burs...
Safety issue
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’m concerned about the potential safety issue which is occurring outside my home which is right across the street from our municipal high school in Union City. Motorized carts which b...
Vegetarians live longer
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This week's Time Magazine cites several reasons for vegetarians living longer. The article was prompted by a report in American Medical Association's Internal Medicine that a vegetaria...
Anderson, Roberts headed to ‘March Madness’
Bey helps Monroe to national tournament, Martucci earns baseball honor
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
The NCAA basketball tournament, known affectionately as “March Madness” will have two local performers participating this year. Former St. Anthony standout Kyle Anderson will lead UCLA into the tou...
The changing face of education
Recent state regulations create new mandates for local schools
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Among the biggest challenges facing Hudson County schools are the drastic changes in New Jersey state education regulations that were introduced over the past few years. They affect how children ar...