The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 3
Nov 09, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Smooth and safe traffic flow requires that impediments to that flow be minimized. The proposed Washington Street redesign presented at the Oct. 8 City Council meeting includes “curb ex...
City’s lack of attention
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Dear Editor: Last spring the city did a street improvement project along Newark Avenue from Summit Avenue west to Tonnelle. New sidewalks were installed and that job was a mess. New street lights w...
Who will become next?
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Dear Editor: In an affront to all Americans and in defiance of the intent of our Constitution’s 18th and 19th amendment addressing voters’ rights, “voter suppression” continues and intensifies in a...
Monsters, mischief, and a masked ball
Halloween events provide fun for all ages in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Halloween in Secaucus is much more than an evening of sweets and treats for the kiddies. Like Mardi Gras, it extends beyond the single day to encompass over a week of activities for young and old a...
O’KEEFE, FLORENCE
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Funeral mass was performed Nov. 3 at St. John the Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Florence O’Keefe, 85, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away Oct. 31. Florence was a retired supervis...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
City’s ambulance contract may go to JCMC
Review committee suggestion could save $4 million annually
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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The committee reviewing the latest bids for the city’s ambulance contract has recommended the contract be awarded to Jersey City Medical Center, city officials announced on Thursday. The release of...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...
TASTY TIDBITS
Marist gets hard-earned football win
State grid playoff update; top fives
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When Juan Garcia took over the Marist High School football program last year, he looked at it as a golden opportunity. After all, Garcia was getting a chance to be a head football coach at a very y...
OZ --
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Dr. Mehmet Oz poses with Joseph Scott, President/CEO, Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health, and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop at a recent "Healthy Heart" clinic in Jersey City that kicked ...