Secaucus’ Lopez: A profile in courage
by Jim Hague
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Lanay Lopez was always an active young lady who became involved in sports after moving from Pennsylvania to Secaucus when she was in second grade. Almost instantly, Lopez was drawn to the sport of ...
Faith and hope
Jersey City students walk out in support of gun control
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 383 383 recommendations | email to a friend
Students from Jersey City’s public and private schools participated in the National School Walkout on Wednesday, joining students across the nation to protest the lack of action by Congress to impl...
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A funeral mass was offered March 10 at St. Marys Church, West New York, for Manuel De Jesus Letourneaut, 91, of Wantage, formerly of West New York. He passed away March 5. Born in Cuba, he was a wa...
North Bergen may reconfigure schools again
High school would stay put under new plan
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen School District officials said last week that they have altered a proposal to reconfigure the entire school district, including the high school, proposed middle school, lower grades, a...
Becoming an American citizen
Library hosts program to make it easier
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Eduardo Meliton Changa first immigrated to America from Peru in 2001, seeking the “American Dream” many strive for. He accomplished that, living in West New York and then purchasing his first home ...
Jersey City Capitals youth hockey wins state title
Former Hudson Catholic great athlete Hill dead at 21; March Madness local participants
by Jim Hague
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For the past three decades, the Jersey City Capitals youth hockey program has operated in Jersey City’s Pershing Field at the Charlie Heger Ice Rink, named after one of the founding fathers of the ...
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Funeral mass was offered March 10 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hoboken for Luz M. Pintor, 83. She passed away peacefully March 4 at the Palisades Medical Center surrounded by her family. Lu...
Housing Authority security director suspended
Town investigating NBC report alleging ‘low-show’ job
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The North Bergen Housing Authority (NBHA) has suspended Security Director Geoffrey Santini – who also serves as the contracted animal control officer in several nearby towns – while they investigat...
Ahead of the curve
Weehawken School District is prepared for threats with upgraded security
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
As local municipalities rushed to improve their school security after last month’s Parkland, Fla. school shooting, officials in the Weehawken School District had already been implementing a new sec...
County exec will run on his record
DeGise fires back at mayors’ ‘power grab,’ has harsh words for Fulop
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 340 340 recommendations | email to a friend
County Executive Tom DeGise says he won’t give up his job without a fight. Four powerful mayors of Hudson County towns issued a press release two weeks ago calling for a change of leadership on the...