Sires to Trump: show a little heart!
Makes last-ditch appeal before Election Day to reverse order on immigrants’ kids
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
With their voices echoing in the mostly-empty gymnasium at Jose Marti School in Union City, Rep. Albio Sires and State Sen. Brian Stack issued an appeal to The White House to reverse an executive o...
So, who are you going to vote for?
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Dear Editor: Hoboken’s population continues to grow as each year passes, yet we carry the unfortunate distinction of having an apathetic voting base. We have such a low voter turnout in elections t...
A troubled Ward A
Candidates address serious concerns
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Ward A is the southernmost ward in Jersey City. Its borders Bayonne and is often called “The Greenville Ward” because it includes the Greenville Rail Yards, the last reminder of the railroad dynast...
Feed your soul
Artists from Union City, surrounding towns exhibit at Hoboken studio tours
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Over 100 local artists will be featured in this year’s Hoboken Artists’ Studio Tour on Sunday, Nov. 5. The self guided walking tour features local artists’ studios, galleries, and group exhibitions...
Ravi Bhalla for mayor
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Dear Editor: I am proud to endorse Ravi Bhalla for our next mayor and Jim Doyle, Emily Jabbour and John Allen for at-large council representatives. I currently sit on the Planning Board and have be...
SCOREBOARD
McNair’s Nasser, Hudson’s Senatus win HCTCA cross country titles
by Jim Hague
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
As the high school cross country season continued, McNair Academic High School senior Fahd Nasser had one goal in mind. It wasn’t just capturing the Hudson County Track Coaches Association champion...
Fights and flood walls
At meeting, councilwoman announces she is battling cancer again
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
Third Ward Councilwoman Susan Pirro revealed she is again battling cancer during the Oct. 24 Town Council meeting. Speaking via phone from a rehab facility, Pirro said that she is preparing for a s...
Vote for council and school board Tuesday
A few contested elections on Nov. 7
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
On Election Day, Nov. 7, Secaucus voters will be able to choose a mayor, a council member from their ward, and three Board of Education candidates. The polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mayo...
KOCHKA, NORMA F.
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A funeral mass was held Oct. 30 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Norma F. Kochka, 87. She passed away Oct. 26 at the Compassionate Care Hospice in Dover. Born in Jersey City to the la...
SW park expansion may cost $5.3M
Council accepts higher appraisal for parkland, limits right turns on red
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council at their meeting on Wednesday moved to approve a $5.3 million appraisal for around an acre of property currently owned by Academy Bus, which the city wants to add to the Southwest ...