Tomorrow’s programmers
Grade schoolers participate in ‘Hour of Code’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s really cool because we’re learning, but it’s really a game,” said Angel Iriarte. A student in Stephanie Stern’s fifth grade class at Franklin School in North Bergen, Iriarte was teaching hims...
Mayor Roque’s opposition announces ticket
Wiley and friends to run against him in May; Munoz announces independently
by Al Sullivan
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Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move on Dec. 17 to try and bring together the disparate factions opposed to current administration, Commissioner Count Wiley officially unveiled a ticket called West New York United that is ex...
Holiday memories
Your neighbors share their stories
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether their memories are about gifts, families, or feasts, the recollections of holidays past are seared into the minds of Hudson County residents. For Ashley Laureano, 18, of West New York, her ...
The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 5
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The proposed Washington Street re-design that the RBA Group presented at the Oct. 8 City Council meeting requires that all of the angled parking north of 8th Street be converted to bac...
PALLADINO, MARY J.
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Dec. 18 for Mary J. Palladino, 94. She passed away on Dec. 12. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Mary was a graduate of St. Dominic High School in Jersey City and New ...
Thanks to those who helped at Thanksgiving
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of my wife and myself, we would like to show our gratitude to a man that goes out of his way every year to make time to cook and slice over 150 turkeys while he runs his succ...
A slight change
Council moves ahead with alterations for Public Works merger
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To avoid a possible conflict, the city has named Mark Redfield, a 30-year employee of the city, to oversee the Department of Public Works (DPW) until it is merged with the Jersey City Incinerator A...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson’s Hawks shoot for fourth straight county crown
Mariniello welcomes back veteran group, including guard Barrino
by Jim Hague
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since Nick Mariniello took over the Hudson Catholic boys’ basketball program five years ago, he made sure he set the same goals. “Every year, our goal is to win the league, the county, the sta...
Letters to Santa
What Hoboken kids are writing to the Hoboken Post Office
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
“Please love me for Christmas! I have tried to be a good girl,” wrote a Hoboken girl named Molly, before presenting an itemized list of approximately 50 items she wanted for Christmas. “Dear Santa,...
POLICE CALLED TO SECAUCUS TO DEAL WITH ZOMBIES
Thousands crowd Convention Center for oversold ‘Walker Stalker’ event
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The authorities were summoned to the Meadowlands Convention Center on Saturday afternoon to deal with an uncontrolled outbreak of zombies. It turned out the organizers of the “Walker Stalker” conve...