Residents tell police about local break-ins
Meetings between cops and public meant to increase communication
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Residents came to Our Lady of Fatima church a week ago to tell police about problems in their neighborhood ranging from serial burglaries to traffic tie-ups. “These aren’t teenagers doing this; the...
Hamilton!
Officials gather to pay tribute to a founding father of Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Although he never became president of the United States, Alexander Hamilton historically was a superstar, one the founding fathers in the aftermath of the American Revolution. While both celebrated...
Council votes on 30-year development agreement
424-unit residential project will include park, retail, some affordable housing
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council voted (7-2) Wednesday night to approve a series of resolutions and ordinances authorizing a 30-year agreement that will let a private developer build housing on the west side of to...
Legendary Persuasions coming to Summer Concerts on the Hudson
Free concert will be at Lincoln Harbor Park in Weehawken, July 13
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The Persuasions can boast over five decades as one of the top vocal groups in the world and show no signs of slowing down. Fans from Tokyo to Harlem are in awe of how this extraordinary group can d...
Thank you all for terrific effort!
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Dear Editor: A collaborative spirit is flourishing in Union City with 3 members of Union City's DPW digging in, and well, pitching in too. Alicia Morejon giving hands on supervision, Edwin digging ...
MIELE, JAMES
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Funeral mass was held July 7 at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Hoboken, for James Miele, 87. He was born in Hoboken, where he resided before moving to Wood-Ridge. He was a parishioner of Sts. Peter & Pa...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson Catholic’s Jones earns Reporter Male Athlete of Year award
by Jim Hague
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Growing up, Royaal Jones was just like any other flourishing multi-sport athlete. “I played football, basketball and ran track,” Jones said. “I also did some swimming and wrestling at the [Jersey C...
A historic move
Paulus Hook Park getting ready for renovations
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
An anticipated battle between the City of Jersey City and the Jersey City Board of Education over a playground that is part of the Paulus Hook redevelopment apparently won’t happen. The city and th...
Should Airbnb rentals be legal?
North Bergen may take a look after Union City changes law
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen is evaluating existing laws that may pertain to short-term apartment and condo rentals (like those advertised on airbnb.com) after Union City recently passed laws prohibiting certain t...
Arrest in alleged hit-and-run
Police nab suspect in death of 21-year-old
by Reporter Staff
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HOBOKEN – Police on Friday made an arrest in the alleged hit-and-run accident that had killed a young man, Zachary Simmons, 21, in the middle of the night in Hoboken. The New York City police made ...