New HHA commissioner is sworn in
Barbara Reyes will stress safety and resident’s quality of life
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
New Commissioner Barbara Reyes was sworn into office on Thursday, Aug. 10 at the monthly meeting of the Hoboken Housing Authority Board of Commissioners in front of a full community room in the Mon...
Bubbles everywhere
JC Families hosts kids’ friendly events
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
You could hear the kids giggling from almost a block away. Their voices shrill with delight as their small hands rose into the air to grab hold of illusive bubbles rising above them at Riverview Fi...
‘My time had come’
Nicholas Sacco discusses retirement from near 50 year education career
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Nicholas Sacco remembered how he felt as he packed his items for the last time at the North Bergen School District headquarters on June 30. It happened to be the very last day of his 49th year in e...
Charge!
Secaucus debuts first electric car charging station at Rec Center
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus installed its first electric vehicle charging station at the Recreation Center last Tuesday, Aug 8, the first of four such stations the town plans to provide. Additional stations are expec...
BALOGH, SANDOR
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Funeral services were held Aug. 9 for Sandor “Alex” Balogh, 82. He died Aug. 5 at Jersey City Medical Center. Born in Hungary, he lived in Jersey City the last 61 years. He retired after 40 years a...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
Suit settled against former sheriffs
County pays $120K to two former officers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Without granting any validity to the lawsuits brought against Hudson County by two former Hudson County Sheriff’s Department officers, the county has agreed on a $120,000 settlement. The settlement...
SCOREBOARD
Whirlwind summer for Hurley, topped by ESPY Award
Plans for Hurley Family Foundation and golf outing
by Jim Hague
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
If anyone thought for a brief millisecond that Bob Hurley was going to sneak off into a quiet retirement after the closing of St. Anthony High School in June, well… guess again. First and foremost ...
CHERICONI, ROGER
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A funeral nass was held on Aug. 5 at St. Patrick’s Church in Mystic, Conn. for Roger Chericoni, 77 of Groton Long Point, Conn. and Bradenton, Fla. He passed away peacefully on July 29 surrounded by...
Meeting community health care needs
Metropolitan Family Health Network to celebrate National Health Center Week
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
At a time when access to healthcare seems to many people to be threatened, Metropolitan Family Health Network – which serves many of the underprivileged throughout Hudson County – will hold its ann...