Support Forward Together for school board
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: One of the important factors that has us excited about the current and future directions of the Hoboken Public Schools is our dynamic superintendent, Dr. Christine Johnson. With her at...
Lyles contract renewal upheld
Court rejects efforts to reverse superintendent contract
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Less than one week before an election that could shift the balance of power on the Board of Education, an administrative law judge has denied a move to rescind last December’s contract renewal for ...
The Parents United vision will keep families in Hoboken
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Dear Editor: My husband and I have lived in Hoboken for a few years. We were drawn to Hoboken because of its close proximity and easy access to New York City. We have found Hoboken to be a perfect ...
Cookies and kindness
Students send gifts to Army members, children with cancer
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Since the start of the school year, North Bergen High School students have been making crafts and cookies, writing letters to soldiers in Afghanistan and children with cancer in Palisades Medical C...
When resiliency hurts…
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Dear Editor: After Hurricane Sandy, “resiliency” (policy changes intended to reduce the impacts of flooding) became central to all of Hoboken’s legislative decisions. Building code changes requirin...
Serious choices
The Nov. 8 election is about more than just the president
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City residents will go to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 8, to vote on a number of key races, include the election of a president, and contests for the House of Representatives, county sheriff, ...
Hoboken’s hospital reviews handling of train crash
Discusses new ideas for future
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
“I got a text from my fiancé telling me there was an emergency at the train station,” said Meika Roberson, chief medical officer at Hoboken University Medical Center, last week as she reflected on ...
Preschool found to have elevated lead levels
Also at council meeting, uniform rules for dog park
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
At the end of the recent Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 25, Board of Education candidate Tom Troyer asked council members about elevated levels of lead in the water at the district’s prescho...
The I’m-Not-Telling-You vote
National political signs sparse in Hudson County going into election
by Al Sullivan and Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writers
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Hanging just above the approach to the Lincoln Tunnel in Weehawken is a single purple banner draped over someone’s balcony: Donald Trump for president. Probably the most visible political sign in H...
A haunted night
Residents treated to Halloween party, parade
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Dozens of dressed-up families picked pumpkins and collected goody bags filled with Halloween-themed rings, candy, and coloring books at the North Bergen Recreation Center on Monday, Oct. 31. Childr...