What do you want in southern Hoboken?
City presents four concepts; could have park, hotel, microbrewery
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
The city is moving forward with its Southwest Area Redevelopment Plan after presenting four alternative concepts to the public on Thursday. The area near the city’s border with Jersey City may some...
More than a local legend
Jaime Vazquez left his mark on Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, the City Council sought to honor five public figures that made significant contributions to Jersey City’s Latin community. The list included very familiar names...
SCOREBOARD
NB’s Noguera overcomes the toughest of odds
Battles crippling disease by running at Rutgers-Newark
by Jim Hague
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that Giovanna Noguera loves sports. “Ever since I was young, I played sports,” Noguera said. “I played soccer, basketball, softball. I wasn’t very good, but I played. I was also...
College student from Jersey City to attend the Republican National Convention with class
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Several Quinnipiac University students are taking advantage of an opportunity that only comes around once every four years, and for some, only once in a lifetime. As part of a two-week seminar prog...
A celebration of culture
The 41st Annual Hispanic Parade rocks Bergenline Avenue
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaring horns, cheering crowds, brightly dressed dancers and loud music filled Bergenline Avenue on Oct. 2, as thousands of people line the street through North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, a...
Fair for all
Dancing, live music, food in four-day event at Braddock Park
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Families and residents enjoyed rides, food, and live music over the Columbus Day weekend from Friday to Tuesday at James Braddock Park as part of the Hudson County Fair. For the first time at the f...
Trash truck worker competes for a Latin Grammy
Local Cuban exile fulfills dream as musician
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Ray Machado, founder and lead singer of the musical group Maxima Alerta, had just seen his band get its first taste of fame in Cuba when the communist government decided to censor them. Machado – a...
Eight candidates fight for three spots
WNY school board election slated for Nov. 8
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight candidates are running for three spots in West New York’s Nov. 8 Board of Education race. They include two slates – the Children First slate, backed by Mayor Felix Roque, and Save Our Schools...
EVERETT, GEORGE M.
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A mass of Christian burial was held Oct. 8 St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for George M. Everett, 63, of Jersey City. He passed away Oct. 4. George served as a police officer of the Jersey City P...
Fair for all
Dancing, live music, food in four-day event at Braddock Park
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Families and residents enjoyed rides, food, and live music over the Columbus Day weekend from Friday to Tuesday at James Braddock Park as part of the Hudson County Fair. For the first time at the f...