Even with the windows down…
Leaving a child or pet in car has been deadly
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
So far this year, eight kids across the country have died because their parents inadvertently left them in hot cars – including the 18-month-old daughter of a Florida fourth grade teacher who left ...
When every second matters…
New volunteer emergency response program starts in the fall
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In what is being touted as the first program of its kind in the nation, Jersey City in conjunction with Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health introduced its first class of volunteer emergency ...
National Night Out highlights crime prevention in Secaucus
Game Day for kids kicks off the festivities on Aug. 4
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus will once again participate in America’s Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, Aug. 4. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. in Buchmuller Park and run until 10 p.m. In the event of rain it will be he...
Gutt approves ordinance to begin metered parking on Blvd. East
Changes to hours of operation proposed for all town meters
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
After an open public discussion at the July 27 council meeting, the Guttenberg Town Council passed an ordinance to institute metered parking on both sides of John F. Kennedy Boulevard East, from th...
NHRFR promotes five officers
Shows off new equipment
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) promoted five fire officers and unveiled new equipment last week, adding to its fleet of fire protection apparatus. The five veteran firefighters promo...
‘I personally like a challenge’
A 10-year-old’s account of taking the PARCC test
by Dallas Hannon
Kid reporter
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Many parents and students were worried for the PARCC test this year. What is the PARCC might you ask? Well the PARCC (pronounced park) is the latest state test given to children who are in third gr...
Congratulations Keith Anthony Cruz
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Keith Anthony Cruz has graduated from William Paterson University with high honors and his bachelor's degree in Psychology. His mother wrote, "Words cannot express how extremely proud I am of you a...
Thank you kind man
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Last week I had a nice conversation with a gentleman in the Hoboken Path Station about how my sister, who just passed away, used to send money to St. Jude’s charity hospital for children. I told hi...
Secaucus EPS Program
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Dear Mayor Gonnelli: I would like to thank you, Mayor Gonnelli and the town council for the creation of the "Exceptional People of Secaucus" program. It is long overdue that the most u...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...