Police escort resident out of council meeting
Tensions run high over Parking Authority, food vendor issues
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Even as a police officer escorted a resident out of the City Council chambers for refusing to relinquish the podium after her time expired at the Feb. 26 meeting, Council President Rolando Lavarro ...
Development has golf room, feng shui…and pets
Luxury complex opens on Weehawken waterfront
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s amazing what the standard in luxury apartments has become,” said Emanuel Stern, president and COO of Hartz Mountain, developers of the new Estuary rental development at Lincoln Harbor in Weeh...
Zimmer: We’ll rethink snow removal strategy
Residents gripe about falls, icy streets after tough winter
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
As Hoboken turns the clocks ahead an hour and looks forward to the solace of spring, residents have been complaining en masse on Facebook, in letters to the editor, and at Wednesday’s City Council ...
QUINA, VERA F.
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held March 5 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Secaucus, for Vera F. Quina, 92, a resident of Secaucus since 1946, formerly of Union City. She passed away Feb. 28. She was the w...
A reading on Jersey City history
Fulop celebrates Read Across America at charter school
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
“Hello, my name is Steve. What’s yours?” Mayor Steve Fulop asked on the second part of two-hour visit to Golden Door Charter School on March 4. First grade students lined up to greet the mayor, eac...
Italian with a spin
Due Gemelli Restaurant offers the classics and more
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Due Gemelli Restaurant, located at 6023 Park Ave. in West New York, is an Italian restaurant with a difference. Owners Ivan Cardenas and Javier Fuentes-Better, best friends since the early 1970s, p...
Police Beat: Special Lepre-con edition
Fewer arrests, several scary incidents
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Historically one of Hoboken’s most raucous days, the city’s annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration resulted in fewer arrests and ambulance calls than in recent years, according to data released by th...
The hole truth
Crews tackle winter potholes; new equipment will save money
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
“There are a lot of potholes right now,” said Greg Longo, one of a crew working to repair the streets of North Bergen on this snowy winter day. “What happens with potholes is you get the freeze and...
Hallelujah!
Church to celebrate 150 years with events this month
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Joseph of the Palisades Church has been servicing the North Bergen, Guttenberg, and West New York area for 150 years. More or less. “The foundation date of the parish is sort of nebulous,” expl...
Little scientists
Local class teaches youngsters ‘pre-engineering’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Leaning over a table, focused intently, five little scientists collaborate on assembling a new invention from assorted gears and shafts and pulleys. “She’s very curious,” says mom Geetika Patel abo...