Garcia may modify lawsuit against city
Behind the scenes emails show mayor’s husband advised HHA on Garcia’s firing
by Al Sullivan
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 12 12 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
A lawsuit filed against Mayor Dawn Zimmer, the city of Hoboken, the Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA) and others by terminated HHA Executive Director Carmelo Garcia – who is an assemblyman and is run...
Day of colors, day of dance
6th annual Diwali festival lights up Buchmuller Park
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Buchmuller Park was a riot of joyous colors and music on Sunday, Oct. 11 as Secaucus celebrated its sixth annual Diwali Mela. Attendees enjoyed food from local vendors, visited stands selling cloth...
Russo - dedicated to the community
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Dear Editor: For the past twelve years, I have dedicated a great deal of my time and energy to the people of the 3rd Ward. In the past, I have advocated for plans that benefit the community and I h...
Verdibello puts our children first
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Dear Editor: As Jersey City continues to grow the future of our children is of utmost importance. The student population in Jersey City is growing in leaps and bounds. This November we will have th...
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Funeral services were held Oct. 21 for Mary Lanyon, 65, of North Bergen. She passed away on Oct. 17. She was a retired clerk for Pathmark Supermarket in North Bergen. She was the wife of the late J...
Peschetti breaks Secaucus’ goal scoring record
by Jim Hague
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Julia Peschetti started playing the sport that has changed her life back in fifth grade. “I guess when I was a kid, I just loved soccer,” said the Secaucus High School senior. “I just loved the thr...
The frogs are coming
Art show kicks off second year
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
After an extremely successful art program for kids last year, Jersey City resident Susan Newman, founder of Frogs Are Green, will expand it this year. Based in Jersey City, the program managed to g...
After putting their names in the hat…
Ward 4, 5 6 candidates say why you should vote for them
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 5 5 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the second of two articles on Hoboken’s upcoming Nov. 3 City Council races . The Hoboken City Council election will be held Nov. 3. Six of the nine seats are up for election, each represent...
Brewing something up for Halloween?
From pregnant zombie runners to Minions, your neighbors are getting creative
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Halloween is nigh, so you better getting moving to decide whether you’ll be a warlock, Frankenstein, ghost, or some other scary creature. _____________ “I think it’s being cute; it’s funny. A witch...
Busy time for firefighters
New monument honors volunteers
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
About a dozen firefighters were inside the burning building, hauling hoses up to the third floor to battle the blaze from within. Mayor Michael Gonnelli, a volunteer firefighter and former fire chi...