Former Jersey City Head Start director admits $250,000 theft
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Robert E. Mays, 38, of Jersey City, admitted stealing more than $250,000 from the Jersey City Child Development Centers Inc. (“JCCDC”), an organization that provided early childhood ...
Is Kennedy Boulevard safe?
After fatal accident earlier this year; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
David Porto, 43, of Jersey City, was fatally struck by a northbound Ford F-350 pickup truck on Kennedy Blvd. in Bayonne between 30th and 31st streets on Wednesday afternoon, April 27 while trying t...
PATH to suspend weekend 33rd Street service August through December, add WTC trains
Jun 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Want to get to that party in Manhattan on weekends starting in August? You may have to take a different route. The Port Authority will be suspending train service from 12:01 a.m. on...
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Double Exposure
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Seems like in this town, we’re always anticipating the future and celebrating the past all at the same time. Which is as it should be in a vibrant, ever-evolving community with deep generational ro...
Blades of Glory
A Hoboken native is a champion on ice
by Kate Rounds
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
T his story is about a sport that I’m pretty sure most of you have never heard of: synchronized skating. It’s an awesomely visual sport, so it will test my writing chops to try and explain it in wo...
Go Out! Live More!
Don’t save those exciting adventures for your AARP bucket list!
by Mario A. Martinez
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
I t’s Saturday morning in the early weeks of spring. Gray clouds that had covered the mountain peaks of Killington, Vermont, have cleared away. Snow dusts the slopes, and wind pulls at Jack Foltyns...
Dog Days
Taking a summer vacation? Prepare your pooch!
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you bring your dog with you or board him or her at a facility, summer vacations can present health challenges for dogs. Dr. Michael Tuder, a vet with the Animal Infirmary of Hoboken, says, ...
No Crying in Baseball!
Woman makes history in Hoboken Little League
by Arlene Phalon Baldassari
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
J oan Colgrove really, really loves baseball. As a kid growing up in Hoboken, she watched the Yankees play on television, and had a huge crush on Bucky Dent, famous for his three-run homer against ...
Kid Cuts
Getting that first trim doesn’t need to be a hair-raising experience
by Tara Ryazansky
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
G etting primped and pampered might be enjoyable for adults, but for kids those snipping scissors can trigger a meltdown.  Luckily, Hoboken has salons that cater to kiddie clientele and make haircu...
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Police Chief Ken Ferrante
By Mario A. Martinez
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
At a time when most Hobokenites are enjoying the final dream cycle of their REM sleep, Chief of Police Ken Ferrante is already out the door. It’s just before dawn, and the New York City skyline is ...