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New county freeholders, clerk sworn in at inauguration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 659 659 recommendations | email to a friend
Two new Hudson County freeholders and a new county clerk were sworn in at the annual inauguration ceremony at Jersey City's Hudson County Administration Annex, Jan. 11. The nine-member Hudson Count...
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Jan. 13 for Thomas Robert McCann, 79, of North Bergen. He passed away Jan. 4. He was born in Jersey City and lived most of his life in North Bergen. Thomas was a dock wor...
Friendship and acceptance
Mile Square Theater to present ‘Driving Miss Daisy’
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 355 355 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mile Square Theatre will kick off its 2018 season with Alfred Uhry’s Pulitzer Prize winning play “Driving Miss Daisy” from Jan. 31 to Feb. 25. “When looking for a play to open the 2018 season, ...
Gov. Murphy sets new course for Democratic Party
Seen as positive leader, looks at transit operations, vows to end ‘us vs. them’ politics
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 672 672 recommendations | email to a friend
A few days before Phil Murphy took the oath of office as the 56th governor of New Jersey on Tuesday, he took a tour of Hudson County via public transportation. Starting in Hoboken, he boarded the m...
Redwing girls are flying high
Huge overtime win over Kearny puts Hoboken at 8-2
by Jim Hague
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Ryan Sorafine knew that the way his Hoboken High School girls’ basketball season ended the 2016-17 season last March would be beneficial to his team’s fortunes this year. “I think it absolutely hel...
No tunnel of love
NJ officials call for feds to live up to agreement
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
If New Jersey and New York cannot work out an agreement so the Trump administration pays the federal share for a proposed new Hudson River tunnel, the desperately-needed Gateway Project may well be...
Vacant school board seat filled
New board member appointed, students and staff recognized
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Board of Education met for four hours on Tuesday and voted on a number of issues, including whom to appoint to a board seat that was vacated in December. After going into closed session...
Re: Sexual aggression in the workplace
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The outing in Hollywood of producers, directors, actors by survivors of this alleged sexual misconduct is freeing to all people who are and were subject to it. The survivors weren't ca...
Vainieri named freeholder chair – again
Reorganization meeting reinstates O’Dea as vice chair and Romano as pro tempore
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Board of Freeholders liked its leadership in 2017 so much they decided to repeat it in 2018, disrupting the tradition of revolving chairmanship that has been in place for more tha...
Seton Hall reunion brings back great memories
Hudson Catholic has two McDonald’s All-Americans; hoop musings; top fives
by Jim Hague
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
It was the college basketball season of 1992-93 and the Seton Hall Pirates sat at the top of the local basketball world. The Pirates managed to capture both the Big East regular season title and th...