County Prep in mourning
Beloved teacher/coach and 5-year-old daughter killed in car accident
by Al Sullivan and Jim Hague
Reporter staff writers
Feb 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
As a result of an investigation by the state police, a 36-year-old Hamilton Township man has been charged with two counts of manslaughter and two counts of vehicular homicide in connection with a t...
Parking proposal ignites controversy
More hours during which drivers can get boots, tickets
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that has already outraged critics, the City Council has introduced an ordinance that will expand permit-only parking hours in various zones downtown and the business district. The current...
Cops prepare for Lepre-con weekend
Business that banked on St. Paddy’s Day will close after 117 years
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 28, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken is gearing up to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, but without many of the traditions that have died out over the years. And now, another tradition is set to leave the mile-square city: The 117-...
A century of memories
Josephine Loricchio honored for her 100th birthday
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
With cold rain and high winds predicted for the City Council meeting on Feb. 24, few but the bravest souls were expected to make their way to City Hall, even to celebrate a monumental event like a ...
BELLAMY, PASTOR REGINALD L.
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A funeral service was held Feb. 23 at Collingwood Park Seventh-day Adventist Church, Tinton Falls, for Rev. Reginald L. Bellamy, 56, of Jersey City. He passed away Feb 14. He was born in Jacksonvil...
Helping women live longer
5k walk/run to raise awareness about ovarian cancer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Ovarian cancer is hard to detect. It picks and chooses its victims at random, often without warning or predisposition. It is a particularly deadly cancer, especially when discovered in the late sta...
When eating can be a life-or-death decision
School districts have various policies about food allergies
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
A 13-year-old Chicago, Ill., student died in 2010 from an allergic reaction to peanuts after a Chinese restaurant cooked meals for a school party and apparently used peanut oil, after saying they w...
How to beat cancer
Survivor becomes awareness advocate
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Colorectal cancer is a stealthy assassin. The very name makes people uncomfortable, and because people are reluctant to talk about it – much less undergo screenings and tests even when they are mos...
Mayor asks Obama to intervene on federal flood $$$
Council meeting also sees disagreements over firehouse payments
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
When Mayor Michael Gonnelli drafted a letter expressing his frustration and disappointment with delays, setbacks, and missteps related to the federal Rebuild by Design (RBD) flood remediation progr...
GIGANTE, DOMENICO
Feb 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered on Feb. 22 at Our Lady of Grace R.C. Church in Fairview for Domenico Gigante, 83, of Hoboken, formerly Fairview. He passed Feb. 19, at Hackensack University Hospital, sur...