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May 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking the first steps to discharge their new and likely significant responsibilities, the Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Commission reviewed and gave its blessing to the new city identification pro...
To the rescue
State provides financial help for technology startups that lose money
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Ryan Shearman and his partner, the cofounders of Fusar, a Jersey City based technology company, were living in Hoboken when they put together an idea to close a technical gap in communication for p...
‘Vape Van’ will ride again
Council approves settlement after ‘hate speech’ debate, approves $113M budget, discusses flooding
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council has entered into a settlement agreement with 9th Cloud Vape Van owner Joseph Ruggiero at its meeting on Wednesday. Ruggiero and his business entered the spotlight recently ...
ANTONIO, ANNE MARIE
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was held May 17 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Anne Marie Antonio, 89. She passed away peacefully on May 8 at Hackensack University Medical Center. Born and raised in H...
EGAN, JOANNE
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held May 17 at St. Joseph RC Church, Keyport, for Joanne Egan, 75, of Aberdeen. She passed away May 10 at home. Her parents were originally from Italy and immigrated to the Unite...
City honors its champions
Big wins for Jersey City education in sports and science
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the St. Peter’s University men’s basketball team and students from PS 28 in Jersey City Heights looked kind of out of place in the council chambers at the May 9 meeting of the City Counc...
A safe space
Hoboken Boys & Girls Club offers ‘Club Saturday Night’ hours for teens
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
After a local teenager was murdered in his apartment in the Hoboken Housing Authority four months ago, the Boys & Girls Club in the southwestern part of town has created a Saturday night haven wher...
A response to Trump deportation order
Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Committee moves city ID program forward
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking the first steps to discharge their new and likely significant responsibilities, the Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Commission reviewed and gave its blessing to the new city identification pro...
Interviewing people on a Ferris wheel
Propelify Innovation Festival encourages entrepreneurs to launch projects
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
Thursday on the waterfront, in Sinatra Park, Hoboken hosted the second Annual Propelify Innovation Festival. The festival, started by Hoboken resident Aaron Price, offered over 80 speakers, live mu...
Community policing
North Bergen cops hold informal meeting with residents
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen police officers held one of their monthly TAPS (Township Alternative Policing Strategy) meetings at the Uptown Library May 16. The department has been holding meetings to allow residen...