Latin twist on the Beatles, reggae
Local band to headline at Maxwell’s
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Local Hudson County Latin-fusion rock band Larrosa will be the main feature at the famous Maxwell’s music venue in Hoboken for Latin Rock Night on Friday, May 27 at 9 p.m. The members hail from Jer...
SCOREBOARD
Weehawken softball sounds the Chong
Twin sisters leading Indians to best season in decades; reach milestone together
by Jim Hague
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Weehawken softball team was facing local rival Secaucus in a game that could be best described as a proving ground contest. It was a way for the upstart Indians to prove that they belonged. The...
Another tax increase, ah yes
May 22, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Well. According to the May 8 Reporter, our Hoboken taxes will be raised yet again by The Insatiables. Somebody's cousin, or brother-in-law needed a job? We (Western civilization) owe a...
Leaving North Bergen, coming to Secaucus
New building for High Tech High School expected 2018
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
In September 2018, 1,200 students will attend High Tech High School’s new campus at Laurel Hill County Park in Secaucus. The current facility in North Bergen is being sold and will no longer be use...
A family practice
Brother and sister doctors open clinic hospitable to LGBT community
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
There is no sign on the Grand Street office indicating that it’s a clinic that is especially geared toward LGBT patients. Those who need to know about it find out quick enough via word of mouth. “O...
Cutting taxes on retirement income can help so many struggling NJ retirees
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Secure retirement is out of reach for many New Jersey residents and income taxes on retirement benefits makes this problem worse. We should not be penalizing people for planning for a ...
DAVIS, ELINOR FRANCIS
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was offered May 16 at St. Patrick's Church, Jersey City, for Elinor Francis Davis, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She died May 9 surrounded by her family. Born in 1923, Elinor ret...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hayward father/son combo clicking at St. Anthony
Wosu earns prestigious NJCU award; Character No. 24; top fives
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
When he took the job as head baseball coach and athletic director at St. Anthony, leaving his beloved alma mater Marist in the process, Ron Hayward knew one thing. Hayward realized that he was goin...
Jersey City tax reval and budget
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City attempted to cancel a property tax revaluation which was started in 2011 and had not been done in 28 years. The mayor has now agreed to stop stalling and proceed with the r...
A storied political life
Neil Carroll, 89, honored for public service
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
In many ways, the gathering to honor former Freeholder Neil Carroll on May 14 in Stephen R. Gregg Park in Bayonne was a lot like the last scene from “It’s a Wonderful Life,” where the main characte...