950 new residents, 1.4 million square feet of office space
Council members seem ready to approve rail yard redevelopment plan, face public questions
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
It was billed as yet another chance for the public to weigh in on the course of development in Hoboken’s southern rail corridor, but the City Council special meeting on the Hoboken Yards Redevelopm...
Honoring a trail blazer
Post office named for Judge Tolentino
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
For public officials and residents of Jersey City, Shirley A. Tolentino wasn’t just another judge. She was a girl from the ‘hood who made it good. For this reason, people far and wide gathered on D...
Music, song, and dance from the Irish Winter Solstice
Free lunchtime concert will be Wednesday, Dec. 17
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The UBS Atrium Series will continue on Wednesday, Dec. 17 with a special holiday concert featuring music, song, and dance from the Irish Winter Solstice. The concert will take place in the Atrium, ...
2nd Home Adult Medical Day Care host a successful mini fair
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Nurses from 2nd Home Adult Medical Day Care at Palisade Avenue in Union City, NJ. participated in a mini fair on September 20,2014. It was sponsored by the Secaucus Public Library in Secaucus, NJ. ...
Portrait of the apes
Local artist is an advocate for vanishing primates
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Richard Moglia is not an easy person to describe in a few words. That’s because he has so many facets, so many interests, so many careers. He’s a personal trainer and a national champion bodybuilde...
Singing in the streets
22nd Winterfest brings out the crowds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Santa Claus posed inside a storefront to take photos with hundreds of kids and families. Volunteers from the schools costumed as cartoon characters prowled the crowd. Choruses from eight schools sa...
WNY shows off two new ambulances
High-tech vehicles expand coverage and enable quicker care
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
To replace two ambulances, one that was obsolete and another that was destroyed in an accident while responding to a call in 2013, West New York has unveiled two new high-tech ambulances which will...
Last words
UC teacher’s book details her experiences caring for the dying
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Most people shy away from the subject of death. Not Karen Kaplan. She made a career out of it, serving for seven years as a hospice chaplain, tending to the spiritual and emotional needs of people ...
HoLa is not ‘under attack’
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Dear Editor: I am writing in response to recent letters regarding “attacks” or “shutting down Hola”. No one is trying to “shut down Hola”! In fact, the Hoboken Public School District has lived toge...
PHILLIPS, OSCAR JEROME
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Funeral services took place Dec. 11 at Mt Pisgah AME Church, Jersey City, for Oscar Jerome Phillips, 87, of Jersey City. He passed away Nov. 29. He was the fourth child of Henry and Edith Phillips....