Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 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...
Arrest in alleged hit-and-run
Police nab suspect in death of 21-year-old
by Reporter Staff
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 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 ...
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 | 64 64 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...
Chaparro comments on PATH service closures
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Dear Editor: When I first heard about the upcoming weekend PATH closures on the 33rd Street line, like many of you, I was disappointed. As was noted on the Reporter’ s website on June 9, PATH servi...
Time to stop unfair out of network medical bills
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Dear Editor: The Out of Network Transparency Act, which will be up for a vote in the New Jersey Legislature soon, would help protect us from surprise medical bills. It would crack down on unfair me...
Honor thy father
Intersection renamed for lifelong WNY resident, veteran
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
West New York residents who walk along the corner of 64th and Polk streets will notice a new street sign now. The intersection, which was the location of Pasquale “Pat” Sacco’s West New York home, ...
A helping hand
Hoboken ‘Big Sister’ guides Jersey City girl
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Some things are meant to be. This is a lesson that Laura Febo of Hoboken learned when she became big sister to a Jersey City girl named Laisha. The Big Brother/Big Sister non-profit charity tries t...
Rodriguez holds annual camp, hoping to get NFL call
Character No. 19; amateur boxing card successful; R-N hoop camp
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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...
Chaparro comments on PATH service closures
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Dear Editor: When I first heard about the upcoming weekend PATH closures on the 33rd Street line, like many of you, I was disappointed. As was noted on the Reporter’s website on June 9, PATH servic...
STOUT, EDWARD J. JR.
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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...