Up and running
Candidates for Board of Education election file
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In a race that promises to be hotly contested, nine people have filed to run in the November election for four Board of Education seats. Three incumbents will defend their seats, while a fourth sea...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
Ready to quit meat?
Guttenberg resident prepares for annual vegan expo, promoting plant-based eating
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Maybe you’re one of the average Americans who consume an annual average of 270 pounds of meat, according to a 2010 analysis by the United Nations. If so, Harshard Shah wants you to join the 7.5 mil...
Changed by tragedy
Memoir by Hoboken’s Nancy Colasurdo now available
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
“Alive in the Sunshine,” a memoir written by Hoboken resident of 19 years Nancy Colasurdo, explores life themes “everyone can relate to,” in places very familiar to anyone who has spent time in the...
‘My time had come’
Nicholas Sacco discusses retirement from near 50 year education career
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Nicholas Sacco remembered how he felt as he packed his items for the last time at the North Bergen School District headquarters on June 30. It happened to be the very last day of his 49th year in e...
Charge!
Secaucus debuts first electric car charging station at Rec Center
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus installed its first electric vehicle charging station at the Recreation Center last Tuesday, Aug 8, the first of four such stations the town plans to provide. Additional stations are expec...
BALOGH, SANDOR
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Funeral services were held Aug. 9 for Sandor “Alex” Balogh, 82. He died Aug. 5 at Jersey City Medical Center. Born in Hungary, he lived in Jersey City the last 61 years. He retired after 40 years a...
Bubbles everywhere
JC Families hosts kids’ friendly events
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
You could hear the kids giggling from almost a block away. Their voices shrill with delight as their small hands rose into the air to grab hold of illusive bubbles rising above them at Riverview Fi...
New HHA commissioner is sworn in
Barbara Reyes will stress safety and resident’s quality of life
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
New Commissioner Barbara Reyes was sworn into office on Thursday, Aug. 10 at the monthly meeting of the Hoboken Housing Authority Board of Commissioners in front of a full community room in the Mon...