‘A tremendous loss for Jersey City’
St. Anthony’s High School, founded in 1952, to close by summer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite a last-minute appeal by St. Anthony’s High School in Jersey City, along with Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Hurley and other school officials, the Archdiocese of Newark said the school w...
COLILLA, CATHERINE ANNE
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place April 7 at St. Matthews Church, Ridgefield, for Catherine Anne Colilla, 57, North Bergen and formerly of Jersey City. She passed away April 2. She was born to the late Pat...
Saving lives
Secaucus police honors for specific acts of heroism
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Police Department hosted an awards ceremony at Town Hall on March 31, honoring more than two dozen officers for their exceptional bravery and professionalism in 2016. “In the nature of...
Meet Hoboken’s newest supervising officers
Four police officers promoted in ceremony
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The Police Department promoted four officers in a ceremony at City Hall led by Chief of Police Ken Ferrante and Mayor Dawn Zimmer in front of a packed room of family, friends, and officials. Sergea...
FRANCIS, DAVID
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A memorial service will be announced for David Francis, 56. He passed away March 25 in Jersey City. David was born June 10, 1960 and raised in Jersey City. David is survived by his three children, ...
JC activists killed in North Bergen
Alleged hit-and-run driver charged after accident at dangerous intersection
by Al Sullivan and Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writers
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Jose Arango was sitting in the Coach House Diner on Sunday, planning local political strategies with a group of Republicans, when he heard a commotion in the street. Arango, the county chairman for...
Statute of limitations on a hit-and-run?
Family anxious to find driver, five years after local bodybuilder dies of injuries
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Omar Monroig was on course to become a professional bodybuilder. The 5'11, 256 pound strongman had already racked up multiple trophies in national bodybuilding competitions. But weeks before his la...
Still moving forward with light rail
NJ Transit takes positive view despite possible cuts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
NJ Transit still plans to push forward with seven new light rail stations in Hudson and Bergen Counties, even with possible federal transportation cuts under the Donald Trump administration. Last m...
Can’t get your birth certificate locally?
Legislators will attempt to rectify situation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Gov. Christopher Christie recently gave a conditional veto to a bill that would allow birth certificates to be issued in all Hudson County municipalities, after a scandal stopped the practice years...
Board of Ed Trustee Christopher Munoz declares candidacy
Will run on JCEA slate
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) Trustee and Hoboken High School teacher, Christopher Munoz, officially announced his candidacy for the 31st District NJ General Assembly seat, a two-year term, cu...