State assemblyman files new suit against Zimmer, Hoboken
Garcia claims he was illegally fired as Housing Authority director
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 6 6 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
In a new lawsuit against Mayor Dawn Zimmer, the city of Hoboken, the Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA), and members of its oversight board, state Assemblyman Carmelo Garcia (D-33) alleges that his fi...
Getting the money back
Mayors want their business district $$$ from the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors and other urban officials gathered in the Walmart parking lot in North Bergen on Nov. 10 to support a bill proposed by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to reinstate state funds for business d...
Spider-Man tackles breast cancer!
Limited edition comic promotes NB entertainment website
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Spider-Man has come to North Bergen. His mission: to help local resident Michael Kanik launch his new TotallyPopCulture.com website. And to raise a few bucks for breast cancer research while he’s a...
A day to remember
Veterans honored in numerous gatherings around Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Praise for the armed forces, present and past, was never so abundant than during this year’s Veterans Day events around Hudson County, as people gathered from the tip of Bayonne to the steps of Wes...
Where the hell is Hoboken going?
Nov 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have delayed writing this letter because I continue to be stunned, dismayed and saddened by a recent event and the responses, reactions to it that followed. On Tuesday, Oct. 21 a lin...
RUSSELL, DR. HELEN ROSS
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Funeral services took place Nov. 12 at Christ United Methodist Church, Jersey City, for Dr. Helen Ross Russell, 99, of Jersey City. She died Nov. 7 in the presence of her husband of 54 years, Dr. R...
Big night for Hoboken’s small businesses
Newspapers, restaurants, others take honors 2014 Chamber of Commerce awards
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 5 5 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Reporter newspapers, Cucharamama, HOPES Community Action Partnership, and a handful of other Hoboken businesses and agencies won honors Thursday night at the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce’...
Watching for deadly enterovirus
Local experts emphasize precautions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A strain of the enterovirus that killed a 4-year-old Hamilton Township boy in September has caused concern for a multitude of parents. Local healthcare professionals and daycare-center officials sa...
Little architects
Clarendon School to get new playground – designed by the students
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The kids had no idea what was coming – just that they were being summoned to an assembly. Once seated and shushed, they were addressed by Principal Steve Viggiani. “We’re getting a new playground,”...
Cracking down on crime
Guttenberg police nab suspects in two incidents
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Four men were arrested recently in two different incidents in Guttenberg. In both cases it was the alertness of the police that led to the arrests. At about 12:45 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23, Officer...