Here’s who you can vote for on June 3
Three freeholder seats disputed in Democratic Primary
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 3, voters in West New York, Weehawken, Union City, Guttenberg, North Bergen, and Secaucus can go to the polls to choose one of two candidates in the Democratic primary to serve on the Board...
Politically-connected contractor busted
FBI arrest NB man for allegedly bribing WNY fire code official
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
West New York officials have praised the courage and integrity of a town fire code official whose cooperation with authorities led to the arrest of a contractor who allegedly attempted to bribe the...
The joy of T. Rex
Dinosaur park preps for Memorial Day opening
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The dinosaurs are back. And so are the kids who love them. Field Station: Dinosaurs, the sprawling Secaucus theme park loaded with dozens of life-sized prehistoric critters, kicked off its school t...
Rushing to help those who OD in JC
JCMC’s emergency vehicles have a new tool against overdoses
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
When a call comes into Jersey City Medical Center’s 911 dispatchers reporting a drug overdose, the culprit is not always heroin these days – although Hudson County, like many places around the coun...
‘We can’t afford to lose any more resources in our schools’
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My thanks to Hoboken Board of Education for standing up for the kids in the Hoboken Public School district, by asking the state to take a good look at how the HoLa expansion will impac...
SCOREBOARD
Cruz’s homer carries Marist to win in county title game
Royal Knights’ second title in three years caps coach Hayward’s incredible year
by Jim Hague
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Needless to say, the last few months haven’t been so kind to Marist head baseball coach and school athletic director Ron Hayward . Last October, Hayward was planning to take a trip to Maryland to w...
400 people enjoy Margaret Hague maternity hospital reunion
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Neil and Emily Esposito, twins who were born in 1951, posed recently with their toddler photos at at the Margaret Hague Maternity Hospital reunion, which was hosted by Jersey City Medical Center an...
Won’t fade away
Hudson veterans gather to remember the fallen
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
They came from every corner of Hudson County, veterans wearing red or blue hats, and Junior ROTC students from three Jersey City schools, all arriving to remember those who have died in defense of ...
‘The happiness in their faces’
130 Guttenberg seniors enjoy post-Mother’s Day luncheon
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
“It was beautiful,” said 70-year-old Ana Cabrera. “A beautiful day for the seniors.” Indeed it was. Cabrera was one of about 130 Guttenberg ladies who met on May 14 at the Rumba Cubana Restaurant o...
Crowds come out for Memorial Day Parade
WWII vet is grand marshal; bands play from around N.J.
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Washington Street was fittingly adorned in red, white, and blue on Wednesday night when residents crowded Washington Street sidewalks for the city’s 116th Annual Memorial Day Parade. Hoboken’s is t...