Watching for deadly enterovirus
Local experts emphasize precautions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A strain of the enterovirus that killed a 4-year-old Hamilton Township boy in September has caused concern for a multitude of parents. Local healthcare professionals and daycare-center officials sa...
Parents express concerns about schools
Town Council addresses intimidation, retaliation
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Parents expressed concerns with the public schools during the public portion of the Secaucus Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Residents Jenna Winter and Victoria Surdykowski, who recently ...
Another reval!
Exploding condo prices prompt second property reassessment
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Less than a year after it completed its first property revaluation in 25 years, Hoboken is about to embark on a “rolling reassessment” program. Every year, 25 percent of properties will be inspecte...
Standing unused
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Dear Editor: I’m writing regarding the situation at 180 Ninth Street, a.k.a. the Cordero Annex, previously the Golden Door Charter School. This past spring the Fulop Administration and the Jersey C...
MELUSO, MARIA
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A funeral mass was offered Nov. 6 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Maria Meluso, 74, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Nov. 2. Maria was born in Sant’ A...
Touring hospitals
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Jersey City Mayor Steven M. Fulop (center) greets a delegation of Chinese hospital doctors and administrators who are touring the United States to visit leading American hospitals. The delegation c...
Who will become next?
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Dear Editor: In an affront to all Americans and in defiance of the intent of our Constitution’s 18th and 19th amendment addressing voters’ rights, “voter suppression” continues and intensifies in a...
Wheeling across the nation
Jersey City man bicycles to California for a cause
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
High winds greeted Henry Greenfield in late October as he made his way through Kansas on his bicycle. Struggling with hearing loss for all of his 23 years, Greenfield started his trip to Culver Cit...
Dumplings in disguise
Halloween babies on display at Ragamuffin Parade
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s 2014 Halloween Ragamuffin Parade went off without a hitch — though not without a witch. Or two. The annual march down Washington Street on Oct. 31 featured floats, freaks, and the Hoboken...
The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 3
Nov 09, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Smooth and safe traffic flow requires that impediments to that flow be minimized. The proposed Washington Street redesign presented at the Oct. 8 City Council meeting includes “curb ex...