Aw rats!
County to pay $170,000 to ‘hellhole’ motels despite bad conditions and no contracts
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite a report revealing rats and cockroaches at motels where Hudson County welfare officials temporarily house people made homeless by economics, fires, or disasters, the Board of Freeholders ha...
STATE CHAMPS AGAIN!!!
Hoboken shocks previously undefeated Brearley to win crown
by Jim Hague
Reporter correspondent
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken High School Redwings Football Team won their 10th NJSIAA State Championship on Saturday, Dec. 5. The Redwings defeated Brearley 34-12 to win the Group I North II Championship. The team,...
Political rival joins Sacco’s party
Three Winterfests bring out revelers across town
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Competing Santas featured at the “mini-Winterfest” on 15th Street this past week, as Mayor Nicholas Sacco’s bitter political rival Larry Wainstein, who ran a competing political ticket in the most ...
Sherriff’s officer on leave after anti-Muslim rant on Facebook
Allegedly made comments toward WNY zoning board commissioner
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In the wake of several terrorist attacks around the world, one local county sheriff’s officer unleashed a rant against Muslims on Facebook that has led to his being put on leave. Terrorist attacks ...
Spinning their wheels?
Hoverboards/Segways are newest craze, but not legal in every city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Gianna Parkinson, 10, of West New York wanted a hoverboard – a two-wheel electronic skateboard that allows users to stand up – after her friend Gigi bought one. But when she tried one herself in th...
McELDOWNEY, BERNICE
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Private funeral services have taken place for Bernice Alfonso McEldowney, 93, of Brick Township. She died, Dec. 7, at Shorrock Gardens Care Center in Brick. Bernice was born in Jersey City and had ...
Mr. Cummings comes home
Investors Bank opens branch in Jersey City, with Bayonne and Hoboken next
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
With last week’s opening of a branch office in Jersey City and branches coming soon to Bayonne and Hoboken, Investors Bank Chief Executive Office Kevin Cummings has come home. The son of a Jersey C...
Green art
Poster contest stresses recycling to students
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Karen Gomez was standing outside her house on Friday morning when a sanitation truck rolled past with a familiar picture painted across the side. The image depicted two possible futures: a bleak, p...
Sherriff’s officer on leave after anti-Muslim rant on Facebook
Allegedly made comments toward WNY zoning board commissioner
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
In the wake of several terrorist attacks around the world, one local county sheriff’s officer unleashed a rant against Muslims on Facebook that has led to his being put on leave. Terrorist attacks ...
Where should the seawalls go?
Engineers discuss five ways to fend off flooding by using $230M from feds
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 13, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
One woman looked visibly flustered at a presentation this week of various ways Hoboken can handle storm surges and flooding. “I’m concerned because every concept seems to block the view…everything ...