All aboard the Guttenberg shuttle
Free cross-town shuttle buses begin next weekend
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
“We’ve got a big commercial area and we have the waterfront, and the two never mix,” said Guttenberg Mayor Gerald Drasheff, describing the geography of the town. “For people from the waterfront to ...
MAHONEY, MARY
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered July 24 at Immaculate Conception Church for Mary Mahoney. She passed away July 17 at Hospice of the Comforter in Altamonte Springs, Fla. Mary was born in New York and liv...
HoLa looks at Multi-Service Center for expansion
Space needed for new grade; City Council considers bonds and boats
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council has advanced an agreement allowing the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) to lease 1,183 square feet in the Multi-Service Center for its incoming seventh grade class. If f...
Foreign exchange camp
Hudson County youngsters explore the city with kids from Italy
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Josh Manosalvas of West New York didn’t know the students he met on July 6 were from Italy. He and about 22 other students from Jersey City, North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, and Bayonne had...
Even with the windows down…
Leaving a child or pet in car has been deadly
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
So far this year, eight kids across the country have died because their parents inadvertently left them in hot cars – including the 18-month-old daughter of a Florida fourth grade teacher who left ...
State contributes $1M to fix flooding drainage problems
Many more flood alleviation projects underway in town
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
“The other night we had some heavy rain,” reported Mayor Michael Gonnelli at the June 23 Town Council meeting, “and for the first time in 25 years that I know of, maybe longer, [the area in front o...
Foreign exchange camp
Hudson County youngsters explore the city with kids from Italy
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Josh Manosalvas of West New York didn’t know the students he met on July 6 were from Italy. He and about 22 other students from Jersey City, North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, and Bayonne had...
MCDONALD, JAMES C.
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 21 at St. Nicholas Church for James C. McDonald, 84, retired from the Jersey City Police Department. He passed away on July 17. A lifelong resident of...
Where the streets come to life
St. Ann’s Festival returns for 105th year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
In “Gotham,” their landmark history of New York City, Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace chronicle how Italian street festivals emerged in Harlem as a boisterous response to marginalization. Confine...
Here comes a traffic nightmare
Route 139 roadwork will spill traffic on to Jersey City streets
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Representatives from the New Jersey Department of Transportation (DOT) told the Hudson County Board of Freeholders last week to expect significant detours at the south end of Jersey City Heights du...