Donating toothbrushes and toys to foster kids
NB public school students put donations – and even allowance -- together
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen students recently worked with a local non-profit to create bags packed with essentials that new foster kids might need, particularly the first night they are removed from their prior l...
Police chief to retire
City will conduct a search for his replacement
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Confirming rumors that have been circulating for several months, Mayor Steven Fulop has announced Police Chief Philip Zacche will retire as of June 1, and his administration will conduct a national...
New hotel at the PATH station
Local officials join developers for ribbon cutting at extended-stay inn
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Local officials and developers from Ironstate Development Companies and Panepinto Properties were on hand on Monday, April 10 for a ribbon cutting at the Residents Inn by Marriott, 80 Columbus Driv...
Superintendent runs through tunnel
Lincoln Tunnel challenge benefits Special Olympics
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Superintendent of Schools Dr. Robert Zywicki participated in the 31st annual Lincoln Tunnel 5K Challenge last Saturday. The challenge raises funds for the Special Olympics New Jersey, in ...
Four local students win design prizes
‘Dream Racers’ team designs car, advances to nationals in Texas
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
On Saturday, April 1, a team of boys and girls from North Bergen, Weehawken, and Teaneck who have known each other since their day care days participated in the “Formula 1 in School” competition he...
Tragedy in the Hudson
Bodies of two local men found in Weehawken Cove
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Local residents are remembering two men from the area whose bodies were found floating in Weehawken Cove on Tuesday, April 4. According to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, on that date at 8 a...
AQUINO, MARIA
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 10 at St. Anthony Church, Union City, for Maria Aquino, 87, of Union City. She passed away April 5, at Holy Name Hospital, Teaneck. Born in Avellino, Italy, to the ...
Council could finalize $113.2M city budget this week
Breaks down spending in public meetings
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council could vote on the municipal budget as early Wednesday’s council meeting or at the subsequent meeting on May 3. The municipal budget is currently drafted at $113.2 million, ...
Still moving forward with light rail
NJ Transit takes positive view despite possible cuts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
NJ Transit still plans to push forward with seven new light rail stations in Hudson and Bergen Counties, even with possible federal transportation cuts under the Donald Trump administration. Last m...
Set an example and resign
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Board of Education Trustees have a responsibility to the Hoboken community, the district administration/staff, and the students, to formulate and abide by all policies necessary fo...