Lincoln sends to grid standouts off to college
Fine performances at HCTCA indoor track meet; hoop observations
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
When Lincoln High School held a ceremony to honor its two football standouts who signed national letters of intent last week, head coach Robert Hampton called the day “historic.” After all, it had ...
State of the county
DeGise celebrates county’s achievements and maps out future plans
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is doing better, according to the review of the State of the County over the last year given by County Executive Tom DeGise to the Hudson County Board of Freeholders on Feb. 12. Befor...
Lobbying is intense for a new county prosecutor
Freeholders ask Gov. Christie to make an appointment
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Informed sources said last week that Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez will be named as the new Hudson County prosecutor as part of a compromise agreement, provided Gov. Christopher Christie signs...
Painting psychology
Library hosts exhibit by artist/therapist
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
For Rafael Collazo, who has an exhibit of paintings at the Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center this month, art is a hobby. But it is also, in a very different sense, a profession. ...
Whither the phone book?
Some are still distributed in our area – but do kids even know how to use them?
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Jailyne Aguilar, 17, a junior at Bayonne High School, knows what a phone book is, but she has only used it once. “It was a very long time ago,” she said. It was seven years ago, to be exact – when ...
Going green in West New York
Roseland properties community gets key environmental distinction
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
RiverTrace, Roseland Property’s $120 million luxury project in the Port Imperial development area, has received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification from th...
How many homeless in Hudson?
Volunteers conduct point-in-time count on cold day
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
At 5:45 p.m. on Feb. 4, several homeless men and women gathered in the eastern wing of the Journal Square bus and train terminal, seeking a brief respite from the cold. Outside, the temperature was...
Affordable health coverage in Hudson County – time is running out
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Dear Editor: What’s in your wallet that you value most? A health insurance card, along with the security and peace of mind that quality, affordable coverage brings with it, should be near the top o...
Lucky to have Mayor Roque
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Dear Editor: My name is Beatrice Oliveti. I was born and raised in West New York. My father was the late Commissioner Joseph P. Oliveti, who was elected with the Focus 71 team of commissioners year...
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A mass of Christian burial was held Feb. 10 at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Jersey City, for Peter J. Walsh, 60, of Holmdel. He passed away surrounded by his family on Feb. 7 at Memorial Sloan K...