‘A great brotherhood’
10 new firefighters sworn in, all vets
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s one of the most dangerous jobs in the country,” said Chief Frank Montagne. Few people would dispute that. Yet 10 men eagerly took the oath as firemen in the North Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRF...
80-YEAR-OLD MAN SURVIVES PONTIAC PLUNGE
Senior citizen falls seven stories in Guttenberg parking garage
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Nobody saw it happen. Nobody heard the tremendous crash. In the very heart of the crowded Galaxy Towers Condominium, a strange and spectacular accident took place and nobody even knew it occurred –...
‘An economic disaster’ in the making
Officials oppose service cuts for PATH
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
“I want the Port Authority to say that this option is off the table,” said a very angry Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer at a rally of local, state and federal officials near the Grove Street PATH station...
Charter schools can drive improvement in public schools
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing again about the relationship between Hoboken’s public school board and Hoboken’s charter schools. In a letter published recently from Hoboken school board member Irene Sob...
Stack opposes PATH service cuts
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write to express my full support for keeping the PATH (Port Authority Trans-Hudson) service running on a 24-hour schedule-7 days a week. The recent proposal by a special bi-state pan...
Your new voices on the county freeholder board
Monday’s swearing-in represents political change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, four new freeholders joined the nine-member Hudson County Board of Freeholders, a legislative body that votes on issues such as the county budget, county roads, the jail, county schools,...
WITTER, JOAN ARLENE
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Jan. 8 at Immaculate Conception Church for Joan Arlene Witter, 74 of Secaucus. She passed away Jan. 4. She was the wife of the late Lawrence Witter; mother of Marie Witte...
TASTY TIDBITS
North Bergen’s Maicelo fights for WBA world lightweight title
Jersey City’s Matthews earns rugby distinctions; hoop observations
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Jonathan Maicelo never once thought his professional boxing career was over when he suffered a loss in April of 2013 to Russian champion Rustam Nugaev via an eighth-round knockout at the Chumash Ca...
Your new voices on the county freeholder board
Monday’s swearing-in represents political change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, four new freeholders joined the nine-member Hudson County Board of Freeholders, a legislative body that votes on issues such as the county budget, county roads, the jail, county schools,...
‘A great brotherhood’
10 new firefighters sworn in, all vets
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s one of the most dangerous jobs in the country,” said Chief Frank Montagne. Few people would dispute that. Yet 10 men eagerly took the oath as firemen in the North Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRF...