Stevens proposes amended complex
Hudson Street plan scaled down after neighbors cite concerns
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Stevens Institute of Technology is scheduled to present its proposal for a two building, 90,000-square-foot academic complex to the Hoboken Zoning Board of Adjustment this Tuesday. The project’s fi...
Dirty business
Federal investigation of alleged extortion scheme results in two arrests – so far
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
A federal investigation begun more than three years ago has led to the arrest of two Jersey Shore men in connection with what authorities say was an alleged scheme to extort payments from suppliers...
Being human
Teacher Colacurcio brings human touch to Roque ticket
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
If teacher Susan Colacurcio felt nervous at the Feb. 12 fundraiser for West New York Mayor Felix Roque, she had every right to be. Roque introduced her as yet another new candidate being added to t...
Local brewers are what’s on tap
Three craft beers being created in Hudson County’s towns
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is the smallest and most densely-populated county in New Jersey, and the sixth most densely-populated county in America. With all those people living here, it brings a question to the...
CRONIN, JOHN JOSEPH
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Feb. 13 at St. Dominic’s RC Church, Brick Township, for John Joseph Cronin, 78, of Brick Township, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 10 at the O...
Uber in the city
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Carlo Davis’ column raises more interesting questions than whether the city should create their own taxi-hailing app. The bigger question is what do you do when Uber crushes local taxi...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A different kind of crack cocaine A Jersey City man was caught allegedly smuggling a large bag of illegal drugs in his “buttocks area,” according to a report by the Hoboken Police Department. He wa...
Ready to serve the city
Firefighters sworn in, others promoted to captain
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
In a gathering that filled the City Hall council chambers on Feb. 18 with family and friends, 18 new firefighters were sworn in, and 12 current firefighters were promoted to captain. With the halls...
No place to land?
Officials unveil new strategy for dealing with tourist helicopters
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
With the doors to the Weehawken ferry terminal closed against the cold wind on Feb. 18, you almost couldn’t hear the helicopters buzzing overhead. But you could feel them as their vibrations shook ...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting
Reporter chain wins 14 awards in prestigious journalism competition
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
The writers, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 14 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey...