County high school may move from NB to Secaucus
Project had stalled; may eventually replace dinosaur park
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
With additional money being generated through the state, a plan to move the North Bergen campus of the Hudson County Schools of Technology to Secaucus seems to be on the agenda again after being se...
Fun Night in Weehawken
Watermelon and pie-eating contest winners get awards
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Recreation held its annual Fun Night on Wednesday, Aug. 13 at the Weehawken Waterfront Complex. Below are the winners from the Watermelon and Pie Eating Contests. Mayor Richard Turner and...
MUELLER, WILLIAM R.
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Sept. 25 at St. John Nepomucene Church, Guttenberg, for William R. Mueller, 59, of Guttenberg, formerly of River Vale. He passed away Sept. 20. He was the son of Eleanor ...
From Peru to Greece to Israel
Union City honors its diverse population with flag raisings, luncheons
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Like the poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty, Union City is a town that reaches out to the “huddled masses yearning to breathe free,” drawing many diverse immigrant populations. As a result, the...
Which direction?
Debate over street redesign plans
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 5 5 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
After years of planning, Hoboken is moving forward on complete redesigns of three key streets. But some concerned citizens say that the some of the new designs are overzealous and wonder where the ...
A building designed to enrich the mind
HCCC opens high tech library, cornerstone of the new Journal Square
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
When Hudson County Community College (HCCC) first looked at the property on Sip Avenue back in 2000 as a possible new library site, few could foresee how significant a role it would play in revital...
Uber for you?
Some prefer new car service to taxis, but it conflicts with local laws
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Uber Technologies, Inc., a taxi-like car service, is gaining steam throughout the county as a convenient alternative to dialing a cab. You hit an icon on your phone, a driver picks you up in his ow...
County high school may move from NB to Secaucus
Project had stalled; may eventually replace dinosaur park
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
With additional money being generated through the state, a plan to move the North Bergen campus of the Hudson County Schools of Technology to Secaucus seems to be on the agenda again after being se...
Getting into the routine
Local kids enjoy new school year
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The first day of school on Sept. 6 for the 250 students of the St. Augustine’s school of Union City was one of meeting teachers, making new friends, and praying together. The night before parents a...
PEREZ-MONTALVO, LUIS O.
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Oct. 2 for Luis O. Perez-Montalvo, 47 of Jersey City. He passed away Sept. 22. Born in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, he came to Jersey City at the age of 10. Known to many as ...