When should Jersey City vote?
Council approves election move referendum; delays 100 Steps naming
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Council has agreed to put a referendum on next fall’s Nov. 3 ballot asking voters if they want to move municipal elections from May to November. Acting on a recommendation by Mayor ...
The Monarch luxury rental community continues its hot leasing pace into 2015
New construction rentals continue to impress marketplace
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Monarch, the luxury rental community located directly across from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, continues to be one of the most popular new rental communities in New Jersey. Since its deb...
DEP: Hoboken flood barriers 7 to 10 years away
Levees could reach as much as 16 feet above sea level
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Après le déluge, la bureaucratie. Some 813 days after Superstorm Sandy made landfall in New Jersey, and 232 days after a flood mitigation proposal for the Lower Hudson won $230 million in the feder...
Cell phones, blood, and a bar tab
How local law enforcement caught the alleged hit-and-run driver
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The driver who allegedly slammed into brothers Michael Viruet, 20, and Adrian, 11, in North Bergen on Nov. 14, sending both to the hospital with critical injuries, never stopped his car, law enforc...
Guttenberg PD on the case
Police handling wide variety of offenses
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Burglary, assault, drugs, DWI. The Guttenberg police have been busy cleaning up the streets recently, arresting wrongdoers for a variety of offenses. On Monday, Dec. 29 a resident on 68th Street he...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
ROSS, GERTRUDE JOAN
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Jan. 20 for Gertrude Joan Ross, 90, of Rutherford. She passed away Jan. 16. She was born in Jersey City and lived for most of her life in Union City before moving to Rut...
Garcia applauds Port Authority for dropping service cuts
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Democracy is indeed alive and well. Here’s the proof. When a plan to cut overnight PATH train service was unveiled in the midst of the holidays there was a collective chorus of voices ...
Harlem Globetrotters
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Harlem Globetrotters visit Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health Marli Vogel-Gelfand, Director of Children Services at Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health and children watched in amaz...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...