Deadline to file post-reval tax appeals is May 1
New assessments could be a shock…but read the fine print
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
A team contracted by the city has spent the winter updating the assessed market value of properties all around Hoboken, meaning some landowners will now pay higher taxes based on how their home wou...
Caught in pre-K crossfire
Hamilton Park parents fight to keep classrooms near their neighborhood
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
More than a dozen mothers of children attending public pre-school in a building at 190 Ninth St. came to a March 26 meeting to urge the City Council to take a side in an ongoing battle between the ...
Mayhem in the hallways
Police, county SWAT team practice response at school
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
It was an impressive and intimidating sight. Dozens of police officers and heavily armed members of the county SWAT team swarmed on Guttenberg’s only elementary school, Anna L. Klein School, conver...
Sugar, fun, and friendship
Weehawken, UC girls compete in cupcake contest, send results to homeless shelter
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
In a corner room on the third floor of Union City High School, wonderful aromas drift out into the hallway. Inside are several Girl Scouts from Weehawken and Union City, ages 9-13, pouring batter i...
PERSID, KAYOULIE
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was celebrated April 1 at the Redeemer Lutheran Church, Jersey City, for Kayoulie Persid (Chuli), 74, of Jersey City. She passed away with her family by her side on March 27. Kayo...
Sacco’s chief of staff runs for freeholder
Anthony Vainieri has politics ‘in his blood’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
With experience in local, county, and state government, Anthony Vainieri is running for freeholder in Hudson County, representing North Bergen and parts of Secaucus and Jersey City. The North Berge...
SCOREBOARD
Marauders reload for another county title run
Prep wears target well as area’s top baseball squad
by Jim Hague
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Being the defending Hudson County baseball champions isn’t always easy. Just ask the Marauders of St. Peter’s Prep, who enjoyed a 26-4 memorable season in 2013, capped by capturing the Ed “Faa” For...
Starting spring with a healthy diet
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After several months of crippling snowstorms and flooding, I really look forward to spring weather, green grass, and flowers in bloom. The advent of spring is also a great opportunity ...
Lights! Cameras! Legislate!
Prieto is focus of student documentary
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
A student documentary on Secaucus resident and Assemblyman Vincent Prieto will air on Cablevision at the end of the school year. Cablevision recently kicked off its “Student Lens” program by giving...
Hoboken students win big at statewide theater competition
Seniors, sophomores take home prizes for monologues, backstage skills
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A group of Hoboken High School students set a new school record recently when they took home 10 awards from the New Jersey Thespian Festival, a theater competition that pits around 630 young actors...