Help Bella, 5-year-old Union City girl who suffers from leukemia and had a stroke
Feb 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY -- There's a fundraiser this week -- as well as a Gofundme website -- to help a 5-year-old Union City girl with leukemia. Carlos Pina, CEO of Pina Productionz, a music production and man...
‘Music at the Museum’ to be presented Monday, Feb. 22
Feb 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Bayonne residents are invited to the “Music at the Museum” program with a free performance by the Blue Dawg Band on Monday, Feb. 22. Doors will open at 6:30 and music begins at 7 p.m. The...
Washington slept here
Annual gathering at historic Apple Tree house
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Legend has it that General George Washington met with French Major Gen. Marquis de Lafayette in 1779 in the midst of the American Revolution to discuss war plans under an apple tree in Jersey City....
BABOT, MARTHA
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial mass took place Feb. 13 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church in Union City for Martha Babot, 81, of Union City. She passed away Feb. 8. She was born in Havana, Cuba and lived for much of he...
SoHo west?
Cast Iron Lofts continues to build new community
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Lou Mont walks around the unfinished lobby of Cast Iron Lofts II like an expectant father. Having constructed residential buildings in the Hoboken/Jersey City area since 1978, Mont and his developm...
Washington St. redesign gets ‘green light’
Council votes on amended plan with fewer bike lanes; still narrows thoroughfare
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The heated debate over whether Hoboken’s Washington Street has enough room for both drivers and cyclists ended in a compromise plan last week. On Wednesday, Feb. 17, the City Council adopted a rede...
CAIRO, JOSEPHINE
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Feb. 15 for Josephine Cairo. She passed away Feb. 12. She was born in East Pittsburgh, Pa. She was a longtime resident of North Bergen. Josephine was a sewing machine ope...
Homeless? Call 1-800-624-0287
After some confusion, county offices told to keep hotline number handy
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
After questions from the Hudson Reporter staff two weeks ago, Hudson County Administrator Abe Antun has notified all county offices that they are required to keep a countywide homeless hotline numb...
From fire to freeze to fund-raiser
Neighbors unite to help victims of Hoboken blaze
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
This past Wednesday morning, as Hoboken Fire Chief Anton Peskens walked through the six residential units at 505 and 507 Washington St. that were walloped by a fire last weekend, he was nearly spee...
The robot in the classroom
High Tech students display their handiwork on STEM Day
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Inching around assorted debris, the robot crept forward to rescue the pair of climbers caught in the avalanche. Built of exposed metal beams, gears, motors, wires, and a hydraulic arm, the two-foot...