Indicted, acquitted, re-elected, and indicted again
West New York Mayor Roque faces charges of accepting $250K in cash bribes
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s déjà vu all over again in West New York. Four years ago, Mayor Felix Roque, the doctor and Army colonel who ran against machine candidate Sal Vega, was elected to reform town government. As he...
Pumping up the force
New police officers sworn in
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move intended to increase the number of police on the streets, Mayor Steven M. Fulop swore in 32 new police officers on June 5. This brings the total number of officers to 816, of which 122 ha...
TASTY TIDBITS
NB’s Garcia gets another national TV bout
Memorial’s Almonte takes second at NJSIAA M of C
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
After defeating James Stevenson in Chicago in late April, North Bergen resident Roberto “La Amenaza” Garcia is not waiting around for his next big chance in the boxing world. The 35-year-old Garcia...
Mayor’s Column
by Mayor Michael Gonnelli
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Summer in Secaucus It’s summertime in Secaucus. The weather is warmer, the pool is open, and activities, festivals and events are in full swing. The season kicked off last month with the annual Mem...
The truth about cats and dogs?
Activist group slams animal control practices, says $310K can be better used
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A group of local residents is looking to completely overhaul the way North Hudson towns handle animal control. The Union City Feral Cat Committee (UCFCC) has posted a 23-page report on their websit...
Indicted, acquitted, re-elected, and indicted again
West New York Mayor Roque faces charges of accepting $250K in cash bribes
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s déjà vu all over again in West New York. Four years ago, Mayor Felix Roque, the doctor and Army colonel who ran against machine candidate Sal Vega, was elected to reform town government. As he...
Silver screen dream
Local resident wants to resurrect old Summit Theatre
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Craig O’Connor still remembers walking the five blocks from his childhood home to see the original “Superman” movie at the Summit Theatre in Union City in 1978. The theater served as a cultural tou...
Journalism awards were well deserved
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It brings me great enthusiasm to acknowledge that through their diligent work and dedication, the Hudson Reporter staff members won awards from the Memorial Journalism Contest, sponsor...
Journalism awards were well deserved
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It brings me great enthusiasm to acknowledge that through their diligent work and dedication, the Hudson Reporter staff members won awards from the Memorial Journalism Contest, sponsor...
TORTORA, MONA M
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place June 9 at St Anne RC Church, Jersey City, for Mona M. Tortora of Jersey City. She died peacefully on June 6. Mona was born in Jersey City, the daughter of the late Winifre...