Spinning their wheels?
Hoverboards/Segways are newest craze, but not legal in every city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Gianna Parkinson, 10, of West New York wanted a hoverboard – a two-wheel electronic skateboard that allows users to stand up – after her friend Gigi bought one. But when she tried one herself in th...
SCOREBOARD
Soaring Eagles ready to contend from start this year
by Jim Hague
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A year ago, the Union City High School boys’ basketball team started off with a pedestrian 3-3 record, falling to the middle of the pack in the Hudson County Interscholastic Athletic League and NJS...
KILMER, HUGH FREDERICK
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial funeral mass was offered Dec. 22 at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hoboken, for Hugh Kilmer. He died Dec. 17th in Pensacola, Fla. He was born in Arlington, Va. to Kenton and Francis Kilmer, w...
Light at the end of the tunnel?
Port Authority advances plans for new train path under river
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
With Hudson County undergoing the greatest residential development expansion in its history, especially near transportation connections to New York City, the Port Authority of New York and New Jers...
The wall
Dec 27, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I live on Garden St. in Hoboken. Option A shows a wall that ends in front of my house. I am extremely concerned, especially because the house is the only thing I own of significant val...
Weehawken schools get new superintendent
Dr. Robert Zywicki begins his duties Feb. 1
by Marguerite Masse
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Robert R. Zywicki was appointed the new Superintendent of Schools for the Weehawken Township School District by the Board of Education at their meeting held on Nov. 24. Dr. Zywicki will assume ...
Light at the end of the tunnel?
Port Authority advances plans for new train path under river
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
With Hudson County undergoing the greatest residential development expansion in its history, especially near transportation connections to New York City, the Port Authority of New York and New Jers...
Union City legend Mastorelli passes away
Long-time sports, political fixture helped many get college scholarships
by Jim Hague
Reporter sports columnist
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Nick Mastorelli, known better by the popular nickname “Whizzer” he held for more than seven decades, died last week in the Castle Hill Care Facility in his native Union City. His true age was never...
Spinning their wheels?
Hoverboards/Segways are newest craze, but not legal in every city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
Gianna Parkinson, 10, of West New York wanted a hoverboard – a two-wheel electronic skateboard that allows users to stand up – after her friend Gigi bought one. But when she tried one herself in th...
Winter wonderland
Businesses win annual holiday decorating contest; residents celebrate as well
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Chamber of Commerce announced winners last week in their annual contest to recognize businesses that that went the extra mile in decorating for the holidays. Retail showroom Swift Morri...