Bayonne mayoral race kicks off
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
The long anticipated announcement that Jason O’Donnell will run for mayor of Bayonne came last week. O’Donnell, a former assemblyman in the 31st District and one-time public safety director in Bayo...
The NFL has enjoyed taxpayer subsidies
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: All passed by Congress when new sports stadiums are constructed in local, county, and state locations across the nation; and I'm talking about many billions of dollars at the people's ...
Will Hoboken become a sanctuary city, or a 'welcoming city'?
Oct 13, 2017 | 7 7 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- One of the city's six mayoral candidates said in a debate at the Hoboken Reporter office last week that he may "codify" rules to help protect immigrants in town. But what exactly did tha...
Jersey City Art & Studio Tour to be held Oct. 14-15
Oct 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- On Oct. 14 and 15, more than 200 art events will take place across the city. The 27th Annual Jersey City Art & Studio Tour (JCAST), which is sponsored by Jersey City’s Department of ...
North Bergen to hold food truck festival Oct. 14.
Oct 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN -- A food truck festival is coming to North Bergen Saturday, Oct. 14., the town has announced. Food vendors to participate include Aumm Aumm, The Corn Guy, Dark Side of the Moo, French...
McLAUGHLIN, JAMES ALOYSIUS, JR.
Oct 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial took place Oct. 12 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for James Aloysius McLaughlin, Jr., 80, of Jersey City and Spring Lake Heights. He passed away Oct. 8. A graduate ...
RWJ Barnabas Health donates $10,000 to Puerto Rican relief fund
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – RWJBarnabas Health has donated $10,000 to the American Red Cross New Jersey Region for the Hurricane Maria Relief Fund for Puerto Rico, sponsored by Sen. M. Teresa Ruiz and Newark May...
Children's author to come home to Hoboken for event at Little City Books
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Former Hoboken resident Jennie Palmer is headed back to town for a reading of her new children’s book, The Wompananny Witches Make One Mean Pizza, at Little City Books on Oct. 29. Palmer...
Hoboken hero dies at age 37
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Union City resident and local Hoboken hero Erik Warg died Friday, Oct. 6 at age 37. In September 2014, Warg was commended by the city of Hoboken and Mayor Dawn Zimmer for saving a 38-yea...
Hoboken mayor joins national park advocacy campaign
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- On Tuesday, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer joined The Trust for Public Land, National Recreation and Park Association, and Urban Land Institute in launching a “10-minute walk” parks advocacy ...