Last words
UC teacher’s book details her experiences caring for the dying
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Most people shy away from the subject of death. Not Karen Kaplan. She made a career out of it, serving for seven years as a hospice chaplain, tending to the spiritual and emotional needs of people ...
Landslide remedied
Work started to repair area near Paterson Plank Road
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Repairs are underway after a landslide took down a large chunk of the western slope of Jersey City Heights along a portion of Paterson Plank Road last January. While never a threat to the roadway t...
Alexandra Tufano is the NBHA 2014 New Jersey District #2 Champion
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Alexandra Tufano, granddaughter of long-time Hoboken residents Michael and Rosaria Spina is pictured above receiving her award for Reserve Champion in the Youth 3D at the Plainfield Riding Club, in...
Homeless population is much bigger than officials thought
Freeholders to do independent survey, and seek solutions
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Information collected from local homeless shelters and programs shows that Hudson County’s homeless population may be much higher than what was determined in a survey conducted this past January. T...
TASTY TIDBITS
Jersey City’s Eatman leads Morgan State to NCAA playoffs
Two Hudson products make mark in NBA
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When Paul Eatman decided to attend Morgan State University in Baltimore on a football grant-in-aid package four years ago, he didn’t know what to expect. After all, the Bears didn’t exactly have a ...
Mayor’s Column
by Michael Gonnelli
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Happy holidays, and How to Help   As the year winds down, we find ourselves once again in the middle of the winter holidays with Thanksgiving, a time to give thanks for the bounty we enjoy behind u...
Landslide remedied
Work started to repair area near Paterson Plank Road
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Repairs are underway after a landslide took down a large chunk of the western slope of Jersey City Heights along a portion of Paterson Plank Road last January. While never a threat to the roadway t...
Council members approve cost overruns
As contracts and project costs balloon, they want info from Zimmer sooner
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Though they continue to approve the vast majority of her funding requests, City Council members both allied with and against Mayor Dawn Zimmer want earlier warnings and more information when costs ...
STANCATI, DOMINICK ANTHONY
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Dec. 17 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church for Dominick Anthony Stancati, 89, of Union City. He passed away Dec. 13. He was born in Jersey City and lived in Union City sin...
Focus on caregiving is warranted given how big its impact is
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
When I first began my internship at AARP, I had absolutely no idea how big of an issue caregiving is. Now I know that caregivers provide around $13 billion a year in unpaid services in New Jersey a...