Roadmap to recovery
Hoboken’s low-income housing projects hope to rise above ‘troubled’ status
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
The ceiling of the Adams Gardens Community Room began to leak as if on cue during the Hoboken Housing Authority’s (HHA) monthly meeting on June 9, as the board – which oversees Hoboken’s 1,300 unit...
Discovering the art inside herself
Stefania Panepinto has become a fixture in the Powerhouse arts district
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Although Stefania Panepinto took some art classes in high school and college, she didn’t imagine herself becoming an artist. When the idea eventually came to her, she thought she had started too la...
BERTOTTI, FRANCIS X.
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated June 16 at St. Francis Church, Hoboken, for Francis X. Bertotti, 93, of Hoboken. He died June 12. Born in Hoboken and a lifelong resident, Mr. Bertotti was a checker o...
SCOREBOARD
Local track stars get their proper recognition
HCTCA Hall of Fame, awards dinner only one of its kind
by Jim Hague
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Denisha Scott Reid resides in Virginia these days, working as a mental health counselor to the youth of her community. With at least 50 of her family members by her side, Scott Reid had a homecomin...
This is a test
Some high schools soar, others struggling to improve on SATs
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Last month, the state released the average SAT scores for each high school in the state for the 2014-2015 school year, allowing residents to compare how their district did on the standardized test,...
Let go of false and negative beliefs
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Tonight I was at the memorial service, in front of city hall, for the victims of the Orlando massacre. There was a reading of the names and it was truly heartbreaking to hear the names...
Top tier planning director
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Mayor Fulop and Council: I am writing on behalf of Civic JC, a not for profit 501c4. We are a Jersey City community-based initiative whose mission includes developing a comprehensive, positive...
Top tier planning director
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Mayor Fulop and Council: I am writing on behalf of Civic JC, a not for profit 501c4. We are a Jersey City community-based initiative whose mission includes developing a comprehensive, positive...
Three days of fun
Residents enjoyed food, animals, games, crafts at Secaucus fair
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Candle-makers, restaurant owners, and residents all gathered in the Plaza for the annual three-day street fair from Friday, June 3 to Sunday, June 5. Secaucus residents of four years Rich Rodriguez...
Challenge yourself
Hudson Play is an indoor ninja obstacle course for kids and adults
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
If you love Ninja Warrior, you’re going to love Hudson Play – an indoor obstacle park that has a Ninja Warrior course including speed wall rock climbing feature, a warped wall, and a host of other ...