Where art and development meet
New gallery in luxury housing building will fund arts program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The ribbon-cutting ceremony at The Art House on Christopher Columbus Drive drew a curious cross-section of the city’s population. While political types mingled with many of the usual social elite, ...
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated June 17 at St. Francis Church of Hoboken for Ersilia Mongon, 61. She died Wednesday at Hoboken University Medical Center. Born in Jersey City she lived most of her lif...
St. Anthony’s Terry more than just a football standout
Friar receives Eisenhower Leadership Award at West Point
by Jim Hague
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not every day that a kid from Jersey City gets invited to visit the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., much less receive an award named after the most decorated graduate in th...
100 and counting
Bayonne daycare attendee celebrates 105th birthday
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
When Mary Gibson was born, much of the United States didn’t own a car or have an outhouse. The Great Depression hadn’t happened yet, nor had World War II—or World War I. Gibson was born in 1909, an...
Crime down in Secaucus
Most offenses decrease over year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Crime is down in most categories in Secaucus, except for certain types of theft. There were no murders or rapes reported in the town in either 2012 or 2013. The number of robberies dropped from 16 ...
Free concerts on the waterfront
Outdoor series in Weehawken begins June 25
by Reporter Staff
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
An eclectic program of summer concerts returns to the Weehawken waterfront as the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) presents Summer Concerts on the Hudson 2014, beginning Wedne...
Parking director says he’ll use fewer boots
Council also passes $107.7M budget with slight tax increase; discusses rejected development
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken plans to stop booting cars of residents with expired parking permits in anticipation of a new summons and warning system expected to be launched in early July, the city’s parkin...
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 18 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Dennis J. Mulrooney, 68. He died June 13 at Bayonne Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, the son of the late ...
JC hosts high tech container port
Global unveils most modern facility in the nation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Global Terminals held a party to celebrate the grand opening of its $325 million expanded container port facility in lower Jersey City on June 18. Wine bottle corks popped. Food was served. Men cam...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Union City Residents
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following Union City residents have attained honor roll status for the third marking period of 2013-20...