Holiday on wheels
Annual Santa parade hits every street in Guttenberg
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Santa paid an early visit to Guttenberg this year. On Monday evening, Dec. 22, his red sleigh cruised down every street in town, accompanied by a fleet of little helpers who handed out gifts of can...
Big dreams, stubborn faith
WNY teacher/musician strives for the stars
by Yarleen Hernandez
Reporter Correspondent
Jan 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The first time local high school teacher John Mollica saw The Beatles on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964 he knew he was destined to become a musician. That moment sparked a passion in his heart that w...
Is it really illegal to take pictures in the train station?
Transit agencies have differing policies for photographers, videographers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, local bloggers and journalists have told stories of being stopped by police from taking photographs in train and bus stations, and near bridges a...
Is it really illegal to take pictures in the train station?
Transit agencies have differing policies for photographers, videographers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, local bloggers and journalists have told stories of being stopped by police from taking photographs in train and bus stations, and near bridges a...
Exercise and yoga keep them young
NJCU opens facilities for JC seniors three days week
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Kathy Conway, a senior citizen from Jersey City, credits her weight loss and her ability to keep the pounds off to a city recreation program that allows her to use facilities at New Jersey City Uni...
Is it really illegal to take pictures in the train station?
Transit agencies have differing policies for photographers, videographers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, local bloggers and journalists have told stories of being stopped by police from taking photographs in train and bus stations, and near bridges a...
Preparing for disaster
Study offers suggestions for strategic resiliency
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
“Secaucus is in a good position to address resiliency. There are a number of valuable assets, including the transportation network, food distribution and storage, civic assets, and wetlands.” That’...
Homeless population is much bigger than officials thought
Freeholders to do independent survey, and seek solutions
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Information collected from local homeless shelters and programs shows that Hudson County’s homeless population may be much higher than what was determined in a survey conducted this past January. T...
Watching the river flow
Song recalls couple’s 90-year love affair with Hudson River
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
At age 85, Catherine Portman-Laux decided to write a song. But not just any song. As a self-proclaimed “river rat” and lifelong lover of the waterways, she opted two years ago to make her first com...
SCOREBOARD
Friars look like a team to beat once again
Undefeated start has St. Anthony atop state rankings
by Jim Hague
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
It appears as if the fabulous Friars of St. Anthony are fabulous once again. Three seasons after St. Anthony won the national championship with the likes of All-American Kyle Anderson (now with the...