Jersey City Free Books to launch NQC Talks!
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: "In a town like London there are always plenty of not quite certifiable lunatics walking the streets, and they tend to gravitate towards bookshops, because a bookshop is one of the few...
Silver screen dream
Local resident wants to resurrect old Summit Theatre
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 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...
‘17 days of absolute craziness’
State Fair returns to Meadowlands with concerts, candy, camels, and fried worms
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you want to ride a camel, get hypnotized, eat deep-fried larvae with cream cheese, or fly in the Batcopter, you’ll have your chance next week when the State Fair rolls into the Meadowlands ...
Fought to open shelter after ‘boat people’ arrived
Pastor Gary Kugler was tireless advocate for the homeless
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
When Reverend Horst Gerhardt “Gary” Kugler died last month at age 76, Hudson County lost both a loving neighbor and a fierce advocate for the homeless. Kugler had to put up quite a fight to establi...
Silver screen dream
Local resident wants to resurrect old Summit Theatre
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 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...
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...
Journalism awards were well deserved
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 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...
TAYLOR, TYRONE
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held June 5 at Jersey City Deliverance Temple, Jersey City, for Tyrone Taylor of Union City, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away May 30. He was the brother of Evelyn, Deni...
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...