City spokesperson moves to CarePoint Health
Morrill served through three mayoral administrations
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Jennifer Morrill has served as the official spokesperson for the Jersey City municipal government for 15 years, spanning three mayoral administrations, but recently resigned that position to join C...
Turkey and trimmings
North Bergen residents get free food at annual Thanksgiving drive
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen residents on a budget will have a happy Thanksgiving meal, thanks to the annual Thanksgiving drive at the Recreation Center Nov. 20. N.B. CARES, a local relief assistance program, orga...
SCOREBOARD
Secaucus’ rich volleyball tradition is still state’s best
by Jim Hague
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
What eventually became the state’s premier volleyball program once had extremely humble beginnings. It all started in 1975 when a first-year driver’s education teacher -- who longed to be a high sc...
Mental health, discipline and guidance awareness
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This was a 17 year old teen who made the conscientious decision to steal an 8 year old child's sneakers. When the teen couldn't get the sneakers from the boy at school, the teen took i...
Menendez speaks out after mistrial
Jury can’t come to a verdict on bribery charge
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
The 11-week trial of U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) ended a week ago Thursday when Judge William Walls declared a mistrial after the jury said they could not come to a verdict. Prosecutors have n...
No “Millionaires’ Marina” along Liberty State Park’s non-commercial south side
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Liberty State Park is again severely threatened by Governor Christie’s Department of Environmental Protection, which has made public-be-damned destructive backroom plans, this time to ...
Oppose a second marina at Liberty State Park
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Everyone should know about and oppose the almost secret plan by state DEP Commissioner Bob Martin to create a second marina at Liberty State Park. Apparently, the Commissioner plans ...
Oppose a second marina at Liberty State Park
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Everyone should know about and oppose the almost secret plan by state DEP Commissioner Bob Martin to create a second marina at Liberty State Park. Apparently, the Commissioner plans ...
Heroes inside and outside the ring
Three locals inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
In a letter issued at the conclusion of World War II, President Harry S Truman paid tribute to the memory of Private Michael A. Mastrandrea, who died in the service of his country. “He stands in th...
The Hindu ‘Festival of Lights’
Diwali Festival celebrated at Exchange Place
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has experienced a dramatic increase in its Indian population over the last two decades, and the celebration of Diwali rivals Christmas and Hanukkah in many local households. So it’s o...