RIVERA, MIGDALIA
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered March 7 at St. Mary’s Church, Jersey City, for Migdalia Rivera, 63 of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 26. Born in Utuado, Puerto Rico, she lived in Miami before moving ...
School taxes likely to rise
Few opt out of new test; teachers recognized at meeting
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
School officials honored exemplary teachers and talked about the state PARCC test and the likelihood of a new tax increase at a Board of Education meeting on Tuesday. New Jersey’s new standardized ...
Council approves lease/purchase deal for City Hall annex
Critics cite lack of plans, cost estimates for completion, and freedom from pay to play
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Setting the stage for what city officials hope will be the beginning of a revitalization of the Bergen-Lafayette area of the city, a divided City Council voted on Wednesday to approve a lease-purch...
Good trade
Secaucus FD acquires fireboat in equipment swap
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
In an interlocal agreement that Mayor Michael Gonnelli calls “a win-win for public safety,” the Secaucus Volunteer Fire Department and North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) recently swapped...
Sacco kicks off campaign with 8,000+ signatures
Who’s-who of Hudson politicos endorses his ticket
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The energy level was high inside a packed Schuetzen Hall as Mayor Nicholas Sacco held an event on March 9 to officially launch his campaign ticket for May. The event came just hours after represent...
SANCHEZ, JOSE ANTONIO
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took placed March 6 Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Jose Antonio Sanchez, 62, of Jersey City. He passed away March 2. Born in Cayey, Puerto Rico to Ernesto and Juana Sanchez, he...
What’s next for the Gold Coast?
Developers and officials discuss future projects, public transit
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
developers search for new opportunities in the Gold Coast, the 19-mile stretch of New Jersey from the Bayonne Bridge to the George Washington Bridge, they are seeing their target market of renters ...
Back on track
Jersey City runner to run half marathon after injury
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
When Jaclyn Carroll Yackly, 31, of Jersey City, got injured in 2013, she wasn’t even aware of it for a while. She had injured her knee at New York Road Runners’ Five Borough Challenge but didn’t fe...
St. Patrick's letter from the Chief of Police
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Dear Editor: Last Saturday, was the annual Hoboken St. Patrick’s Day. Everyone knows that the day brings thousands of young adults to our city to attend our bars and restaurants. This year saw poli...
Charges pending?
Sen. Menendez says he’s done nothing wrong
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
“Let me be very clear: I have always conducted myself appropriately and in accordance with the law,” said U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) last week after CNN reported in early March that the U.S. ...