Profiles: Three of six mayoral candidates
Get to know Bhalla, Giattino, and Bautista
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
On Nov. 7, voters will decide Hoboken’s future by electing new representatives for mayor, City Council, and school board. Below are profiles of three of the six candidates running for mayor. Watch ...
Young upstart challenges 1st Ward councilman
Local resident challenges councilman in lone contested race Nov. 7.
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since their election to the Secaucus town council in 2009, the Independent “Moving Secaucus Forward” slate (formerly “Take Back Secaucus”) has enjoyed massive popularity, and an uncontested re...
For those who can’t remember
North Bergen High School students win top prizes in Alzheimer’s art contest
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen High School student Gabriella Delacruz was just hanging out at her friend’s house years ago, when, listening to her friend’s grandmother, she knew something was wrong. “She was telling...
A tour de force
Jersey City Artists & Studio Tour drew thousands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Anybody who caught even part of the 27th Annual Jersey City Art & Studio Tour had to admit it was a success this year. Held on Oct. 14 and 15, the event featured more than 200 art events across the...
Bhalla cares about the average resident
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As residents at Marine View Plaza since 1987, my wife Chris and I want to tell you why we are working for the election of Ravi Bhalla as the next Mayor of Hoboken. I first met Ravi Bha...
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services have been held for Kathleen Hathaway, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully Oct. 8. She was born in the Margaret Hague Maternity Hospital, the fifth of six...
Supporting Anthony Romano
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Election Day – November 7, 2017. The voters of Hoboken will be making a choice among six candidates for Mayor. As a resident of nearly 40 years, I can safely say that this election wil...
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services have been held for John J. O'Brien, 89, a lifelong Hoboken resident. He passed away at Carepoint Health-Hoboken University Medical Center on Oct. 14. John was a retired administrat...
Local linebacker is Athlete of the Week in sports column
by Jim Hague
Reporter Sports Columnist
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
The following is an extra section of Jim Hague’s sports column that ran last week. (You can also find it on For the past two seasons, Raequan Andrews was a linebacker/running ba...
McNair’s Nasser emerges as top harrier
Steps in as leader of the Cougars
by Jim Hague
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A year ago, the McNair Academic High School cross country team had a senior leader/do everything in senior Haig Rickerby . When Rickerby graduated and took a scholarship to Boston University in the...