A letter of thanks from Freeholder Romano
Jun 08, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Friends and Supporters: I wanted to write to everyone to thank you from the bottom of my heart for your support. At first I knew it would be a difficult campaign running against the line Democ...
Fun in the sun
Students celebrate graduation from DARE drug program
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“We practice how to resist drugs and always say no to bad things,” said North Bergen fifth grader Felipe Macias on Wednesday. “And to reach our goals. Never give up.” “We learned about peer pressur...
Millions to address flooding
Hoboken, Weehawken, Jersey City get $230M in federal help
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced millions of dollars in funding last week for several local towns that deal with their longtime flooding problems, including $230...
Without notice, NJ Transit cuts time light rail ticket is valid
Officials, riders complain they are often left in dark about transit system
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Earlier this year, NJ Transit reduced the time that Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (HBLR) tickets are valid from 90 to 60 minutes – but public officials and riders say they weren’t made aware of this cha...
Teachers honored in Weehawken
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Three Weehawken teachers recently received the annual Teacher Recognition Award for excellence in teaching at a presentation ceremony in the Board of Education office. Each teacher received a plaqu...
RAY, ELIZABETH C.
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Funeral mass took place May 30 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Elizabeth C. Ray. She died May 25 at Jersey City Medical Center, Jersey City. Born in Jersey City, she was a lifelong residen...
Springtime for the HCDO
Most organization-supported candidates prevail in primary fights
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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The June 3 primary battle in Hudson County ended as a victory for the long-time Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO), which managed to fend off all but one challenger in five contested race...
Variety show hawks Hudson County’s hidden talent
Comedy, storytelling, and music series a first for area
by Carlo Davis
Reporter Correspondent
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In a 2002 episode of “Sex and the City,” Carrie Bradshaw, no longer able to afford her West Village apartment, is shocked when a broker suggests she look at places in Weehawken. To writer and comed...
A tribute to our vets
Guttenberg honors finest for Memorial Day
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Memorial Day was honored in Guttenberg on Friday, May 30 with a schedule of events both somber and celebratory. The memorials began at Anna L. Klein School with an event featuring a special spotlig...
Springtime for the HCDO
Most organization-supported candidates prevail in primary fights
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
The June 3 primary battle in Hudson County ended as a victory for the long-time Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO), which managed to fend off all but one challenger in five contested race...