A day to remember
Veterans honored in numerous gatherings around Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Praise for the armed forces, present and past, was never so abundant than during this year’s Veterans Day events around Hudson County, as people gathered from the tip of Bayonne to the steps of Wes...
A day to remember
Veterans honored in numerous gatherings around Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Praise for the armed forces, present and past, was never so abundant than during this year’s Veterans Day events around Hudson County, as people gathered from the tip of Bayonne to the steps of Wes...
HARRIS, WILLIAM M.
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A funeral mass took place Nov. 10 at Our Lady of Grace Church for William M. Harris (Bill) of Hoboken. He died at his home on Nov. 5. He was a social worker and counselor with Catholic Charities in...
Rebuttal to city’s case against Hola
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Dear Editor: There seems to be no bottom to the Board of Education’s determination to hurt the city of Hoboken by trying to hurt Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa). For the past eight mont...
‘CASA’ means home
Group advocating for foster children needs volunteers, donations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
“Peter” has had a rougher start to life than most. At 3 years old, he sustained a thigh fracture, which became infected, and landed him in the hospital for two months. His mother said he injured hi...
Local musician prepares comeback after 20 year absence
An old friend helps pave the way
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken resident Derwyn Holder is a self-described serial musician. “I started out with tenor sax,” he says, “and then bass, oh that was for a long time, and then…” he catches himself and thinks ...
Parking Authority to be absorbed by Police Dept.
And JCMC awarded three-year ambulance contract with no city payments
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
After nearly a year of waiting for state approval, a divided City Council voted Wednesday to dissolve the Jersey City Parking Authority and place its operations under the Police Department. Council...
Candidates still carping
Some debate at Board of Education meeting
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 6 6 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
With little in the way of controversial agenda items, the first meeting of the Hoboken Board of Education following the 2014 election was colored by battles won, battles lost, and battles still bei...
ROLON, AUREA
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A funeral mass was held Nov. 12 at St. Anthony’s Church, Jersey City, for Aurea Rolon, 81, of Jersey City. She passed away Nov. 10. She was the widow of the late Cristobal Rolon, who was the owner ...
Getting the money back
Mayors want their business district $$$ from the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors and other urban officials gathered in the Walmart parking lot in North Bergen on Nov. 10 to support a bill proposed by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to reinstate state funds for business d...