American Dream rises from the wetlands
Construction underway on massive mall and entertainment complex
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 12, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
As the joke goes, the “crane” is the new official bird of the Meadowlands. Numerous construction cranes tower over the property around the megamall once known as Xanadu near MetLife Stadium in East...
Teach your students – don’t text or ‘friend’ them
Some schools serious about social media bans; others duck the question
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers may be people like everyone else, but writing casual comments on social media just like a regular person can get them into hot water pretty quickly if they’re not careful. For instance, th...
‘You will be missed by everyone!’
Locals react to 19 year-old man’s murder in West New York
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
One week after 19-year-old Jose Lazaro Urias-Hernandez was fatally shot in the head on his stoop in West New York, local residents are still in shock. _____________ “He was just starting life.” – L...
Teach your students – don’t text or ‘friend’ them
Some schools serious about social media bans; others duck the question
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers may be people like everyone else, but writing casual comments on social media just like a regular person can get them into hot water pretty quickly if they’re not careful. For instance, th...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll & Language Awards - Weehawken residents
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following Weehawken residents have attained honor roll status for the third marking period of 2014-201...
TASTY TIDBITS
Marshall takes over as Snyder grid coach
Burno changes coaching course; Lang earns Player of Week honors
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
During his football playing days, Ray Marshall was a downright stud, even though he was a little late coming to the dance. You see, when Marshall was first at Lincoln High School in the 1990s, he w...
The time to act is now
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’m writing to thank House Representative Sires’ Chief of Staff Gene Martorony for warmly receiving me in Washington for a very productive and lively discussion on carbon fee and divid...
O’CONNOR, MICHAEL M.
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A funeral mass took place July 7 at Sts Peter and Paul RC Church, Hoboken, for Michael M. “Oakie” O’Connor of Hoboken. He passed away July 2. Michael was born in Hoboken, the son of the late Mary E...
Focusing on success
Group of local filmmakers shooting for that one big hit
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
They’re young, intelligent, creative, driven and not willing to give up easily. They’re a crew of filmmakers, actors, musicians, artists, and technical workers. They’re nearly all from Hudson Count...
Going up, up, up
Hudson rents still skyrocketing, because of demand
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
With dozens of rental developments in Hudson County going up and many recently being completed, why does a current report say that county rents are still on the rise, and may actually hit a $3,000 ...