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Hudson Catholic’s Jones earns Reporter Male Athlete of Year award
by Jim Hague
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Growing up, Royaal Jones was just like any other flourishing multi-sport athlete. “I played football, basketball and ran track,” Jones said. “I also did some swimming and wrestling at the [Jersey C...
A historic move
Paulus Hook Park getting ready for renovations
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
An anticipated battle between the City of Jersey City and the Jersey City Board of Education over a playground that is part of the Paulus Hook redevelopment apparently won’t happen. The city and th...
Arrest in alleged hit-and-run
Police nab suspect in death of 21-year-old
by Reporter Staff
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Police on Friday made an arrest in the alleged hit-and-run accident that had killed a young man, Zachary Simmons, 21, in the middle of the night in Hoboken. The New York City police made ...
Watery views
Residents can take Meadowlands pontoon boat, canoe tours
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority has begun this month offering pontoon boat and canoe tours of the Hackensack River, some embarking from Secaucus, that will run through Saturday, Sept. 17...
Should Airbnb rentals be legal?
North Bergen may take a look after Union City changes law
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen is evaluating existing laws that may pertain to short-term apartment and condo rentals (like those advertised on airbnb.com) after Union City recently passed laws prohibiting certain t...
Carrying a torch
Police run for Special Olympics
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
Officers throughout Hudson County ran and passed the Special Olympics Torch from city to city earlier this month while residents cheered them on. The Law Enforcement Torch Run started Friday, June ...
West New York seniors head toward future
Memorial High School graduates 390
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
West New York’s Memorial High School held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2016 on Thursday, June 23. This year, 390 students earned their diplomas. Superintendent of Schools Clara Brito ...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...
Rodriguez holds annual camp, hoping to get NFL call
Character No. 19; amateur boxing card successful; R-N hoop camp
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
One thing is for certain when it comes to Evan Rodriguez . He’s never going to forget his roots in North Bergen. For the second straight year, Rodriguez held a free football clinic in his native No...
STOUT, EDWARD J. JR.
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place June 8 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Edward J. Stout Jr., 72, of North Bergen. He passed away June 29. He was a dock worker for the former APA Trucking Co. in North Ber...