Residents talk about train crash, 500-foot rule
Council introduces ordinances to fund northwestern park on BASF property
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the public attended last week’s Hoboken City Council meeting and brought up two issues that have been on the community’s mind for the past two weeks: a recent deadly train crash in the H...
Dozens of dumped ducks depart
Officials and residents round up flocks that someone left during summer
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
In July, according to Secaucus Police Detective Sgt. Michael Torres, the town’s Police Department received calls about someone leaving ducks near Mill Creek Mall and Harmon Cove condominiums in Sec...
NJ highest in nation for adults living with parents
But Hudson County clocks in much lower
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
What used to be the norm – graduating from school and finding a place of your own – is increasingly challenging for the millennial generation. Roughly 47 percent of New Jerseyeans aged 18-34 live a...
The little print shop that could
92-year-old Hoboken business founded by North Bergen man moves on
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Commuters headed toward the Hoboken train station often stop to admire the collection of industrial artifacts in the window of Terminal Printing, the 92-year-old business on River Street two blocks...
Don’t spend that money here
Civic JC says superpac for Fulop cannot be used to support his mayoral campaign
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Civic JC, a local watchdog organization, has sent a letter to Coalition for Progress, a large political fundraising committee for Mayor Steven Fulop’s now-aborted gubernatorial campaign, warning th...
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A funeral service was held Oct. 5 for William H. “Jinx” Graw of Lyndhurst. He passed away Oct. 2 while surrounded by his family. Born in Jersey City, he served as a Jersey City police officer for t...
You can get there from here
Local planner offers alternative route to connect NYC subway with Secaucus
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Port Authority officials and other officials speaking about a three-year-old New York and New Jersey commuter capacity study suggested in late September that a previously shelved plan to extend the...
Soaring Eagles rebound with upset win
Beat nemesis Montclair, ranked No. 7 in the state, thanks to stingy defense
by Jim Hague
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City High School head football coach Wilber Valdez realized that his Soaring Eagles had faced the crossroads of their already tough and new-fangled schedule, courtesy of the team’s involvemen...
A celebration of culture
The 41st Annual Hispanic Parade rocks Bergenline Avenue
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaring horns, cheering crowds, brightly dressed dancers and loud music filled Bergenline Avenue on Oct. 2, as thousands of people line the street through North Bergen, Guttenberg, West New York, a...
‘There is no more selfless job’
Feds award huge public safety grant to Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The day before the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, federal officials came to Jersey City to announce the award of an $8.5 million grant to hire more firefighters and enhance the cit...