School fountains may soon be flowing again
Lead abatement program is nearly finished
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
With one more round of tests to be done, some of the water fountains in Jersey City’s schools may soon be clear of lead contamination, said Luiggi Campana, the district business administrator. In 2...
Phil Cohen updates the community on efforts to control Hudson County taxes
Nov 23, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The centerpiece of my Freeholder campaign earlier this year was to push for an independent performance audit of county operations, so that we can get a road map for achieving cost savi...
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
SERPICO, JOHN
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Nov. 17 at Holy Rosary Church in Jersey City for John Serpico, 88, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away Nov. 13. He was born in Jersey City and lived throughout Hudson...
SPINO, JOSEPH C.
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place Nov. 21 at St. Aloysius Church for Joseph C. Spino of Jersey City. He passed away Nov. 14. He owned and operated Neighborhood Garage. He was most known for fine-tuning high ...
Seeking descendants
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For the last two years I have been trying to trace descendants of my great Uncle John Hamilton and his wife Barbara Banks. They immigrated to New York in 1867 and had two children ther...
There are alternatives to the ‘rolling reassessment’
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a concerned long-time homeowner in Hoboken, I’ve been researching alternatives to what is happening in our city with the proposed reassessment following our recent reval. While I do...
Seeking descendants
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For the last two years I have been trying to trace descendants of my great Uncle John Hamilton and his wife Barbara Banks. They immigrated to New York in 1867 and had two children ther...
‘CASA’ means home
Group advocating for foster children needs volunteers, donations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
“Peter” has had a rougher start to life than most. At 3 years old, he sustained a thigh fracture, which became infected, and landed him in the hospital for two months. His mother said he injured hi...
Big day for small business
American Express offering special deals at local shops on Nov. 29
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Peek at the wish list of any Hudson County small business owner this holiday season, and you’ll invariably find one item at the top: more customers. For the fifth straight year, American Express is...