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 | 47 47 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 | 43 43 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, ...
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...
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. ...
Targeting sex crimes
PD cracks down on prostitution
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Prostitutes and their patrons had better have second thoughts about using Secaucus as their base of operations. Several months ago, Acting Police Chief John Cerny of the Secaucus P.D. launched an i...
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....
Eating and technology
Weehawken Girl Scouts learn a variety of skills
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Weehawken Girl Scout Troops 12933 and 12779 have been busy. They recently traveled to Branch Brook Park Roller Rink in Newark to participate in a special Girl Scout program called Stemtastic. The g...
A different kind of bravery
Hoboken author draws praise, criticism for kids’ book with gay hero
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent e-book by Hoboken-based children’s author Daniel Errico is making waves online for its unconventional ending—the story features a prototypical dashing knight who decides to live happily ev...
A bed, a shower, and a plate of hope
Hoboken Shelter does a lot for homeless in small space
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Depending on what hour of the day you arrive, the Hoboken Shelter could be a drop-in center, soup kitchen, classroom, or dormitory. Like the city it proudly serves, the shelter strives to satisfy e...