Running the ‘Concrete County’
Jogging through an urban environment requires a different awareness
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
When you think of runners out on their daily jog, maybe you think of trees in the park, birds chirping, and pretty ponds. It’s hard to imagine them cruising by telephone poles and possibly dodging ...
They’re out there
Local homes feature creatures prowling for Halloween
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
They’re out there. Creatures of the night. The dead. The undead. They’re hiding in the dark -- and sometimes hiding in plain sight -- to get you. Whether you’re on Boulevard East in Weehawken, 66th...
A big change for Journal Square
J2 breaks ground; first huge development in transit hub
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
As bulldozers bumped outside, officials gathered within a few steps of the PATH station for the long awaited ground breaking of Journal Squared on Oct. 21. The development is adjacent to the Journa...
Ghoulish garnish
Hoboken homes go all out for Halloween
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
When Hoboken’s residents get tired of fighting for empty seats on the PATH train and promotions at work, they come home and relax by trying to top their neighbors with the earliest and most outland...
Local entrepreneurs
Galaxy Holiday Bazaar featured neighborhood artists and vendors
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Local craftspersons and vendors took over the lobby of the Galaxy Towers buildings for six hours on Sunday, Oct. 19 for the annual Galaxy Holiday Bazaar, selling everything from hand-knitted dog ap...
‘The worst place on Planet Earth’
Mayor challenges Port Authority to clean up their act
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
“Everybody knows that this council has not been afraid to fight for what’s right for Secaucus,” said Mayor Michael Gonnelli at the Town Council Meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 14. “Whether it’s fighting w...
PINTO, DARLENE M.
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was offered Oct. 21 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Darlene M. Pinto, 57. She passed away peacefully on Oct. 16 with her family by her side after a long battle with cancer. Born in Je...
SCOREBOARD
Remarkable turnaround for North Bergen soccer team
Heads to county title game for first time in six years
by Jim Hague
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Needless to say, it hasn’t been a year to remember for veteran North Bergen boys’ soccer head coach John Belluardo . The current granddaddy of all Hudson County soccer coaches, Belluardo had to end...
Parents for Excellence
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I strongly support the Parents for Excellence, Carol Harrison-Arnold, Monica Kress and Bertram Okpokwasili, for the Jersey City Board of Education election on November 4th. I am not a ...
Five candidates seek 8th District seat
Sires cites his record in the House of Representatives
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
As Rep. Albio Sires (D-8th Dist.) of West New York, a popular North Hudson political figure, seeks reelection to a seat he has held since 2006, he faces four other candidates. His opponents are Rep...